Why Work For Us?
Columbia Wellness is proud to be a company of real people committed to quality. We are focused on building a better future in mental health and behavioral healthcare. We have established a strong referral base in the community and we are invested in our clinical growth. We offer generous training opportunities, free supervision, and a large spectrum of programs in which you can work. Columbia Wellness is located in-between two major cities, Seattle and Portland. By working with us you get the best of both small town and big city life. You're close to the beach, the mountains, the quiet and the city life. If you're looking for a place to call home and build a career, join our team at Columbia Wellness.
If you want to make a difference that matters then we want to hear from you. Together we can do more.
The Chief Clinical Officer (CCO) is a certified mental health professional as defined by WAC 246-341-0200. The Chief Clinical Officer is responsible for all agency clinical treatment activities. The CCO has administrative, supervisorial, and direct service responsibilities. The CCO oversees the quality of services delivered and is the leader of the continuous quality improvement program. Duties include development, implementation, and monitoring of agency clinical protocol, procedure, and practice. The CCO is responsible for updating policies and procedures and for the review of guidelines for the delivery of behavioral health services. The Chief Clinical Officer is a member of the team of corporate staff officers responsible for agency leadership and policy implementation. The CCO is accountable for compliance to all applicable WAC and RCW regulations. The Chief Clinical Officer will have direct service responsibilities. The CCO supervises all agency clinical directors. The Chief Clinical Officer works under the direct supervision of the Chief Executive Officer.
Summary of the Essential Duties and Responsibilities
What We Require:
The Chief Clinical Officer must possess, at least, a master's degree in behavioral sciences from an accredited program. The CCO must be a mental health professional and a mental health specialist, as defined by the laws of the State of Washington. The CCO must be a certified therapist in the State of Washington. The CCO must have a minimum of six (6) years post graduate experience in behavioral health treatment; three (3) years of which must be supervisory.
The Chief Clinical Officer must possess strong supervisory and leadership skills in addition to a substantial knowledge base and skills relating to the clinical and legal issues of mental health treatment. The CCO must be an effective communicator who encourages professional growth and promotes change on behalf of program goals. The Chief Clinical Officer must be able to assist in conflict resolution and supervise staff effectively.
Salary: Depends on qualifications and years of relevant experience.
We are proud to be able to not only offer competitive compensations but also a benefit package that our employees love.
We offer all permanent full time employees:
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Columbia Wellness is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Visit our website: www.columbiawell.org to learn more about our organization.
Columbia Wellness is a private nonprofit organization that has been serving the community for over 60 years!