Behavior Analyst/Clinical Director

IDM Youth Services Inc. - Salt Spring Island, BC (20 days ago)

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Job purpose

The purpose of this position is to provide clinical direction and oversight to the residential program on Salt Spring Island.

Duties and responsibilities

Responsible for the overseeing the care of the client.

Provide strategies and plans for the care team to implement day-to-day.

Provide support to client, front-line staff, management and family.

Responsible for crisis calls, evaluations, and treatment planning.

Other Duties:

Provide clinical training and opportunities for on-going learning.

Monitor compliance to legal guidelines, internal policies and quality standards.

Attend and participate in staff meetings.

Develop policies and procedures to ensure quality services for clients and accountability for staff.

Provide ongoing assessment and evaluation of the program to ensure that client needs and agency standards are met.

Maintain documentation, client files, and tracking as required by agency policies and funding sources.

Monitor trends and make informed decisions regarding service provisions.

Participate on the program's management meetings.

Maintain a working relationship with outside agencies.

Qualifications and Competencies

Minimum requirements:

Proven experience as clinical director or other managerial position.

Specialization in ASD, Tourette’s, and OCD is ideal.

Experience in clinical supervision and program management.

Excellent knowledge of standards and regulations for the clinical field.

Proficient in MS Office and computer systems.

Excellent communication and people skills.

Exceptional organizational and leadership skills.

Aptitude in resolving issues and conflicts.

BSc/BA in clinical administration, medical science, psychology or relevant field; MSc/MA will be appreciated.

Working conditions

This position requires the employee to work a flexible schedule - on-call hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays. In British Columbia, managers are excluded from Parts 4 and 5 of the Employment Standards Act, which covers hours of work, overtime entitlements and statutory holiday pay.

This position always requires a vehicle and class 5 driver’s license – as location is remote

Physical requirements

This position requires the employee to both sit and stand for long periods of time and often go long periods of time without breaks.

Direct reports

This position reports directly to the Operations Coordinator Manager and/or Director.

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Salary: $40.00 to $100.00 /hour


  • relavent: 2 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's Degree (Required)


  • Salt Spring Island, BC (Preferred)


  • English (Required)