Clinical Supervisor (Kingsbridge Heights)

The Center for Urban Community Services, a national leader in the development of effective housing and service initiatives for homeless people, invites applications for a Clinical Supervisor position at Kingsbridge Heights directly next to the Kingsbridge 4 train stop. Kingsbridge Heights is a new 135 unit supportive housing site for middle-income, low-income and formerly homeless families and individuals located in the in the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx scheduled to begin occupancy in March 2019.   CUCS will provide comprehensive on-site supportive services for tenants, and will contract with C+C Apartment Management, LLC for property management and rent collection services.  The program provides training in evidence based practices including Motivational Interviewing, Wellness Self-Management and Parenting Journey.  Services provided include case management, mental health services and person centered service planning utilizing a family systems  approach.


Please note that this position is effective beginning 3/01/2019.



General Information
Location  198 E 121 STREET
New York, NY 10035
United States
Employee Type  Exempt
Job Category  Social Work, Supported Housing, Family
Industry  Non Profit, Social Service
Minimum Experience  2 Years
Required Degree  Masters

The Clinical Supervisor is responsible for the supervision and direct oversight of a clinical services team. This position has significant decision-making, supervisory, administrative, program management and service delivery responsibilities, including but not limited to, site management, inter-team coordination, and contract regulatory/policy compliance. During the initial rent up, the Clinical Supervisor will be involved in hiring and rent up processes.

The position requires a thorough understanding of relevant service delivery concepts and structures, including strong knowledge and experience with mental health systems, and the ability to access and negotiate the full range of services aimed to support parents to successfully raise their children in our program.  It also requires strong supervisory and administrative skills and the ability to interface effectively and efficiently with colleagues to ensure quality services and program operations.



External applicants:

•    LCSW and 2 years relevant experience

  • Relevant post-master’s experience
  • Supervisory experience preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Bilingual Spanish/English preferred


Internal applicants:

•    LMSW

  • Relevant post-master’s experience
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Bilingual Spanish/English preferred

Note:  Internal candidates within 18 months of completing the LCSW experience requirement may also apply.  Once the LCSW experience requirement is met, all candidates must attain an LCSW within 6 months.



Please be advised that you must upload your cover letter and resume in one document. Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.
CUCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind