Clinical Director

Garden Prairie, IL, US
Jan 21, 2021
Job Description:

We are accepting applications for our Clinical Director position at our Therapeutic Day School in Belvidere, IL- just 20 minutes from Rockford, IL.

This Campus provides services for children, adolescents and young adults, ages 5 through 21 with Specific Learning Disabilities, Emotional Needs, other Health Impairments, Autism, and Intellectual Disabilities. A multi-disciplinary team develops IEP goals based on data collection through informal and formal assessment results. Treatment plans are completely individualized and incorporate research-based strategies and therapies.

Students are supported by a team of professionals that include School Administrators, Special Education Teachers, Speech and Occupational Therapists, and Paraprofessionals.

The Clinical Director oversees the quality of the clinical component within the therapeutic program as required by all applicable standards, policies and procedures, while working with the leadership team and staff to improve the overall quality of care.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Provides and monitors crisis intervention. Facilitates and participates in discussion/planning/implementing sessions with the students' teacher, therapist, and teaching assistant as to appropriate therapeutic interventions for students.
Supports Camelot's behavioral model.
Supervises all therapists (including related services), providing individual and group supervision.
Monitors all case management, family sessions, IEP paperwork and documentation completed by therapists.
Assigns caseloads, groups, and various clinical tasks.
Coordinates and facilitates treatment team meetings.
Facilitates de-briefing sessions on physical holds and significant events (as needed).

Camelot is an equal opportunity employer. Please visit our website for company information and a list of all of our openings.

Experience and Skills:

Education, experience and role qualifications for this position include:
  • Master's Degree in Social Work, School Counseling, Speech Language, Occupational Therapy.
  • Clinical License (LSW, LCSW, LPC, LCPC) preferred.
  • Professional Educator License in IL with ISBE.
  • Experience supervising staff preferred.
  • Experience working with similar population in a school setting preferred.
  • Strong professional communication skills both oral and written.
  • Ability to record and analyze data utilizing excel and google drive.

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