Lead Social Worker - Ambulatory


Description: Provides mental health and substance abuse treatment services to adolescent and adults in a partial hospital program setting. Under the supervision of the Ambulatory Service Manager, the Senior Clinician is responsible for coordinating clinical activities as assigned.  

These responsibilities include but are not limited to; assignment of clinicians/Senior Mental Health Counselors for all clients, attending team meetings, and managing the group therapy schedule and provide direct patient care.  Clinical responsibilities include assisting with intakes, running group therapy and reviewing referrals in the partial programs when needed. The Senior Clinician will ensure that staff are following all policy and procedures and that documentation of care meet standards established within each program.

Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.


Bournewood is committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. All Bournewood employees are educated in and support this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.

Salary: negotiable


Start Date: ASAP


Openings:  1 full time


Qualifications: Independent licensed clinician- LICSW Advanced degree is required.  Experience in mental health and substance use treatment for adults and adolescents.  Demonstrated prior progressive clinical positions and at least one year providing clinical supervision.

Location: Brookline, MA


Apply Online: If you are interested in this position, please complete an Application Form.



If you have any questions about this position, contact Human Resources at (jobs@bournewood.com)

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