SUMMARY Coordinates comprehensive intervention/prevention services for domestic violence perpetrators.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Coordinates comprehensive intervention/prevention services for domestic violence perpetrators.
- Provides direct supervision to 7-10 contractors in the BIPP program.
- Maintains community awareness of the services available through the BIPP Program.
- Advocates in the community and with the legal system regarding services needed by perpetrators of domestic violence.
- Establishes and maintains relationships with other agencies and resources in the community in order to meet needs of clients.
- Assists Clinical Director in the development and revision of clinical programs, policies, procedures and manuals.
- Implements program evaluation for all the BIPP Program activities.
- Maintains and submits to Clinical Director appropriate statistics and reports for perpetrator services.
- Analyzes data on a monthly basis and submits Monthly Activity Report to Texas Department of Criminal Justice.
- Reports statistical grant information to Clinical Director as required.
- Conducts staff development programs for the BIPP Program staff.
- Interviews, trains, recommends for hiring contractors; plans, assigns, and directs work; appraises performance; rewards and disciplines contractors; addresses complaints and resolves problems.
- Provides supervision for some tasks of students and/or volunteers assigned to the BIPP Program.
- Works flexible hours including night time hours.
- Manages day to day operation of BIPP Program.
- Enforces DHS standards.
- Screens and registers clients for BIPP Program participation.
- Collaborates with other staff to provide an efficient service delivery system.
- Assists with securing funding for the BIPP Program through client service fees.
- Acts in accordance with the agency's commitment to providing equal services to culturally diverse clients, including those with disabilities.
In accordance with the team philosophy of the agency, may routinely be required to carry out or assist with other tasks in addition to the duties listed above.
Must act at all times in accordance with the agency's mission statement and goals.
Directly supervises 7-10 contractors with the BIPP program. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies, grants and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, recommending for hiring, and training contractors; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining contractors; addressing complaints and resolving problems. In addition, supervises some tasks of volunteers and/or student interns assigned to the BIPP Program.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Master's Degree (M.A.) in Social Work or related field. Knowledge of clinical intervention, social work theory and ethics. Experience in and knowledge of family violence theory preferred.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
LMSW or LPC preferred. Must possess valid Texas Driver's license and/or have reliable transportation.