Team Leader Clinical Services (RN/PT/OT/SLT/MSW)

Newark, NY, United States Full Time

Salary: 65,000

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TEAM LEADER CLINICAL SERVICES

RN/PT/OT/SLT/MSW


WEEKENDS

FULL OR PART TIME


This position leads and/or provides oversight to a team of clinicians and support staff in providing direct nursing services to patients. This role may include assisting in orientation of new staff, role modeling, co-visiting to evaluate or demonstrate clinical skills, participating in quality assurance activities, identifying in service needs, designing in-service programs to address identified needs and supervising staff. 


Essential Responsibilities/Accountabilities


Ensures that referrals for services are appropriately assigned in a timely manner. 

Leads the orientation of new staff by conducting orientation classes, providing observation and co-visits, and assisting with case management as appropriate. 

Serves as resource person to agency staff in areas of clinical expertise and participates in development of special clinical programming as appropriate. 

Helps to drive the ongoing development of selected clinical staff through provision of assistance in case management or other clinical services. 

Participates in the identification, design and implementation of area in-service programs.

May supervise others. 

Depending on departmental or business needs, on-call responsibilities may be required.

Practices according to Agency and community standards. 

Represents the agency at community meetings as appropriate.  

Oversees/guides staff in the provision and/or development of services to patients in addition to ensuring appropriate and accurate clinical documentation standards.  

Monitors and evaluates individual staff performance. 


Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:


A valid New York State Nursing, Social Work, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Speech Therapy license is required, coupled with a Bachelors' degree from an accredited school.

A minimum of 1 year of experience as a professional home visitor in a certified home health agency or equivalent professional experience in a related capacity. 

Knowledge of current community health nursing practices.

 

Demonstrate strong leadership/supervisory skills. 

Must demonstrate solid interpersonal, organizational and time management skills. 

Basic computer skills are necessary, including but not limited to the ability to navigate on a personal computer within a Windows based operating environment; the ability to access and create basic e-mail messages; and the ability to open, edit, and save basic electronic documents if necessary.

 

With training provided, must demonstrate the ability to learn and utilize new systems, computer applications and operating environments as necessary.

 

Must have ability to travel. 


Skills Preferred:


Home Care Advanced


Behaviors Preferred:


Team Player: Works well as a member of a group


Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject


Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well


Leader: Inspires teammates to follow them


Motivations Preferred:


Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility


Education Required:


Bachelors or better in Review Required.

Licenses and Certifications


Preferred:


Speech Therapist

Occupational Therapist

Certified Social Worker

Physical Therapist

Master Social Worker

Registered Nurse


About the Area


Newark is a town in New York with a population of 9,068. Newark is in Wayne County. Living in Newark offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Newark there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Newark and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Newark are above average.

It is just minutes away from NYS Thruway 90, 25 minutes north of Seneca Lake( one of the Greater Finger Lakes), 45 minutes east of Rochester, 2 hours east of Niagara Falls, 4 hours west of Albany.


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