Clinical Supervisor - Hurley House

Middlesex Human Services Agency

Job Description

$6K Signing Bonus (3 installments in first year)

Use Your Passion to Make an Impact - Middlesex Human Services Agency offers our clinicians a smaller, supportive environment that is more responsive to the community's needs. Our clinicians foster deeper connections with the community members they help due to their commitment to provide sustainable, healthy lives.

The mission of the Middlesex Human Service Agency (MHSA) is to improve the quality of life and independent functioning of a wide variety of clients through the delivery of an extensive system of community-based substance abuse and social service programs.


Overall clinical supervisory role for staff in the conduct and facilitation of substance abuse counseling and related educational activities in a residential half-way house program, including all service delivery efforts, administrative duties and tracking/ensuring compliance with all Department of Public Health/BSAS standards, regulations and contractual obligations. This is an exempt, salaried position.


  • Supervise and coordinate all clinical activities to ensure that quality, evidence-based, professional clinical services are provided to all clients
  • Maintain open and professional communication with all clients, staff and outside contacts
  • Maintain the privacy and confidentiality of clients and staff at all times
  • Develop, implement and review departmental policies and procedures to assure quality care and compliance with all pertinent laws and regulations
  • Provide supervision to all clinical and educational staff, including timely and thoughtful job performance evaluations for all assigned staff
  • Schedule, design, implement and maintain records of staff training and development activities; conduct trainings and guide professional development

Responsibilities: for MHSA staff in relevant topic areas

  • Ensure adequate clinical staffing patterns in accordance with established staffing guidelines and regulations. Assist in hiring activities
  • Assist with grant writing and fundraising activities
  • Prepare all necessary reports, participate and/or facilitate administrative and staff meetings, conduct weekly case conference, and participate in other meetings as assigned
  • Act as a liaison between various Courts and agencies regarding clinical issues
  • Assist the Program Director in ensuring that all required reports, records, and other materials concerning clients are complete, accurate and current. All records, reports and other materials shall be maintained in accordance with confidentiality laws and regulations, and MHSA standards
  • Provide direct client care as needed
  • Supervise and facilitate client medication procedures
  • Facilitate client educational classes and perform other duties of a Clinical Supervisor as needed or assigned
  • Coordinate and participate in the client disciplinary procedures
  • Responsible for on call duties as assigned by Program Director
  • Ensure the consistent use of best practices and adherence to all current and updated regulatory requirements in the Clinical Supervisor position and throughout the program
  • Abide by all MHSA policies, especially regarding boundaries, strict confidentiality and ethical standards at all times
  • Attend in-service and outside training and instruction as directed by the Program Director or MHSA administration
  • Various other responsibilities, as assigned by Program Director from time to time and/or as needed to ensure proper functioning of the Program.


  • Masters Degree in counseling, mental health, social work, or a related field required
  • Independent licensure (LADC I, LMHC, LICSW, LMFT, etc.) eligibility required; full licensure preferred
  • Clinical supervisory experience, minimum of one (1) year licensed, required
  • Substance abuse counseling experience, minimum of two (2) years, required
  • Fundamental knowledge of substance abuse and its treatment required
  • Familiarity with MA DPH/BSAS regulations required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required
  • Experience working with spreadsheets, databases and word processors required
  • Ability to work with a diverse population required
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team required
  • CPR, AED and First Aid Certification required (MHSA will provide training opportunity if needed)
  • Routine travel required
  • Demonstrated reliable attendance and punctual reporting for work required
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Reliable Transportation
  • Clear CORI/SORI at all times
  • Bilingual, especially English/Spanish preferred
  • COVID-19 vaccination, including at least 1 booster

MHSA provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, MHSA will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance

  • 8 hour shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Signing bonus

Work Location: One location