Jan 06, 2023

Program Manager-MST Building Stronger Families- $5,0000 Sign-on Bonus!

  • Wheeler Clinic
  • New Britain, CT, USA
Full time MST Program Manager

Job Description


Exciting opportunity to work within a cutting edge treatment model adapting MultiSystemic Therapy (MST). The Program Manager oversees the day to day operations of the program, and ensures the integrity of the program model. They provide leadership, clinical supervision, and motivation to support staff. Be part of a team that is making a difference in the lives of families!

Program Manager Opportunities- MST Model- Building Stronger Families and Intimate Partner Violence

If interested in either opportunity please visit our careers page and apply today!


Eligible for a $5,000 sign on bonus! Half paid at start and the other half paid at one year of service.


Master's or Doctoral degree in Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy, Social Work, Counseling, or other human services, license eligible related field, with at least 3 years post graduate experience is required.

Credential(s) Required: Connecticut License (LCSW, LPC, LMFT)


New Britain, CT


Full time


Wheeler Clinic offers access to a comprehensive array of benefits, including:

For Good Health

- Anthem Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision insurance

- Health Savings Account (HSA), with company contribution

- Wellness Programs

- Free annual flu shots

For a Secure Future

- Company paid Life and AD&D insurance

- 403(b) Plan, with company contributions

- For Career Advancement

- Education Reimbursement Program

- Training and development opportunities

For Work Life Balance

- Generous paid time off

-15 vacation days in first year

-8 sick days per year

-2 personal days per year

-2 floating holidays, granted January 1st

-9 Paid company holidays

- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)- Free and confidential counseling

- Employee discounts at local spa and on cell phone services



Provides clinical oversight and leadership to programs within the department.  Implementing, promoting, and sustaining evidenced based and best practice models of prevention, intervention, and treatment.

Provides consistent supervision and crisis support to staff.

Assists with budget development and manages financial performance of programs to produce positive bottom lines, to enable support of new program initiatives.

Recruits program staff and address retention and disciplinary action as needed in accordance with HR policy.

Works with Director/Associate Director to develop, monitor, and analyze clinical and program performance and outcomes and develops and monitors quality improvement program goals.

Interfaces and collaborates with funders and other community providers to provide positive system development for youth and families, and to promote Wheeler Clinic's reputation as a quality service provider.

Ensures program compliance with accurate and timely weekly, monthly and/or quarterly data collection and submission requirements.

Serves as role model for staff to promote strong work ethic and adherence to model specific approaches. 

Creates and implements program development initiatives in collaboration with Director/Associate Director.

Ensures that staff provides culturally competent care and maintains sensitivity to and respect for clients' cultural traditions, values, and beliefs.

Leads weekly staff meetings and provides regularly scheduled supervision to clinicians, case managers, or other program staff as assigned consistent with the program model.

Maintains required Connecticut state licenses, certifications, attends required clinical training seminars, and assists with arranging and monitoring the staff training schedule to ensure that training needs are being met.

Provides coverage for staff responsibilities and 24 hour clinical and program on-call coverage in accordance with departmental program practices.

Carries a clinical caseload when needed or appropriate, submits all required documentation and reports in a timely manner, and participates in and promotes quality improvement and outcome measurement activities.

Reports child abuse/neglect as mandated, adheres to confidentiality guidelines and ensures that the program meets all necessary licensing, regulatory, and accreditation standards, as related to the program, staff, records, facility, and care of youth.

Monitors staff time and signs off on e-time for supervisees.

Oversees the orientation of new staff.

Continues to develop knowledge and understanding about the history, traditions, values, family systems, and artistic expression of groups served as well as uses appropriate methodological approaches, skills, and techniques that reflect an understanding of culture.

License Required


Degree Required