Providence St. Joseph Health

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Providence Mental Health Supervisor - Crisis Recovery Center in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Supervisor Mental Health Therapy (Crisis Recovery Center, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE) to the Providence Crisis Recovery Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Assist with interviewing, hiring and evaluating personnel. Provide direct assistance with determination of staffing plan and needs. Conduct performance evaluations and disciplinary action when needed

  • Act as a resource for individuals, groups and organizations who are clients or consumers of the Providence Crisis Recovery Center adolescent unit to develop, implement and modify program standards to meet the adolescent client care and staff development needs. Responsible for creating and maintaining program policies and procedures. Clarify roles and responsibilities of the program staff

  • Assist in preparation, monitoring and administration of monthly budget and capital requirements for the Providence Crisis Recovery Center adolescent unit in conjunction with Director. Provide data entry and reporting Kronos as appropriate

  • Support Q.I. program and encourages staff and physician participation in development of expected outcomes. Identify adolescent client needs through data collection and analysis. Initiate problem-solving and quality improvement measures to maintain program integrity. Responsible for compiling statistics for quality improvement processes. Maintain consistent feedback loop with adolescent clients/referral sources via program evaluations

  • Work cooperatively and in a positive manner with key players to maximize the efficient and appropriate delivery of behavioral health services. Perform comprehensive assessments of adolescent clients and the relevant systems to formulate diagnoses and plans appropriate intervention. Provides crisis intervention and appropriate community services referrals to the adolescent client and family

  • Act as a liaison between Providence Crisis Recovery Center adolescent unit staff, purchasing, HIS, MIS, dietary, and facilities departments as well as community agencies to enhance ongoing support for the program

  • Implement care/services that recognize age/diversity specific needs/issues of clients served


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree in Social Work, Psychology or related field

  • Current clinical licensure or capacity to become licensed within 6 months from date of hire in the State of Alaska as one or more of the following: Clinical Social Work (LCSW – Licensed Clinical Social Worker), Marriage and Family Therapy (LMFT/LMFTA – Licensed Marital and Family Therapist or Licensed Marital and Family Therapy Associate), Professional Counselor (LPC – Licensed Professional Counselor), Psychologist Associate (LPA – Licensed Psychological Associate)

  • 4 years clinical experience in a psychiatric health care field

  • Practice of assessment, decision making, planning, and evaluation

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Supervisory Experience

About the ministry you will serve:

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Clinical Lead Supervisor/Manager

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 264597