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Clinician FT TEMP A Step Ahead PHP Inspira Elmer

Clinician FT TEMP A Step Ahead PHP Inspira Elmer

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Clinician FT TEMP Maternity Coverage

(Approximately 10/15/18-3/15/19)

A Step Ahead PHP Inspira Bridgeton

M-F/Day Shift


MUST have NJ LAC/LSW license

Experience with children in behavioral health



  • Provides safe environment of care.
  • Follows all policies and procedures set forth by CFG.
  • Maintains certification in behavior management system (Crisis Prevention Institute) annually.
  • Reduces risk of infection in employees, visitors and patient by following infection control policies. 
  • Maintains a professional demeanor when interacting with patients, visitors, and coworkers.
  • Uphold CFG standards for patient satisfaction, by being aware of the impact of personal presentation. 
  • Contributes to organizational performance improvement activities.
  • Participates in hospital or program teams as assigned.
  • Recognizes change and is open to the ongoing process and new approaches
  • Collects data in so much as it contributes to and/or affects performance improvement. 
  • Promotes positive working relationships among staff and other departments.
  • Takes initiative to resolve conflict.
  • Uses effective and assertive communication skills.
  • Assists with orientation and job-specific training.
  • Keeps director informed of status of activities, problems and new initiatives.
  • Actively works to achieve the mission and vision of the program.
  • Maintains strict adherence to all confidentiality and privacy laws established by HIPAA.
  • Discusses only relevant information in private areas and only with those who need to know in order to provide the best clinical quality of care.
  • Disposes of documentation appropriately.
  • Keeps files secure. Documents release of information appropriately.
  • Identifies problems and develops recommendations for resolution. 
  • Demonstrates good organizational skills and is able to prioritize effectively.
  • Assumes personal responsibility for ongoing personal and professional development.
  • Attends CEU classes and workshops and in-services as deemed necessary to maintain credentials and as mandated by director.
  • Meets identified personal competencies as indicated on performance evaluation.
  • Maintains licensure.
  • Participates in program planning activities as requested. Actively gives input and makes suggestions for improvement.
  • Evaluates relevant data. Considers alternatives in an objective manner.
  • Assures good clinical quality of treatment.
  • Provides supervision of clinicians, interns and direct care staff; Participates in case conferencing and record review.
  • Completes intake assessments and determines appropriate level of care.
  • Assists in coordinating services with outside providers.
  • Acts in a leadership manner in the absence of the director and makes decisions on their behalf.


  • Masters Degree in field of counseling, social work, psychology or other related field.
  • Current Clinical Licensure in the state of New Jersey (LPC, LCSW, LMFT, etc).
  • Certification to supervise in the state of New Jersey (certification letter or ACS credential) preferred.
  • Minimum of one year experience in a supervisory role, three years experience in the field of child and adolescent mental health.



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.