The Clinical Director provides clinical and operational leadership to Accelerator YMCA to ensure the safety and well-being of the families, youth, and children served. We are looking for someone with creative and entrepreneurial skillset to help build the program’s capacity and impact. This program will serve youth, young adults, and their families, with a focus on Auburn, South Seattle, and integration of therapists into Y branches. The ideal candidate has experience in overseeing a seamless system of high quality rapid response, assessment, intervention, and referral for King County youth and families.
This position is for the Accelerator Y, the social services branch of YGS. The mission of Accelerator Y is to accelerate young people’s ability to build safe, successful and happy lives. Every year, we serve 5,000 children, youth, young adults, and families across King County with programs that aim to strengthen young people’s ability to develop to their fullest potential through four strategies: reducing risk factors; navigating systems towards successful life transition; ensuring stability, safety and wellness in times of crisis; and building competencies and social capital. Accelerator Y’s programs include housing, behavioral health, foster care licensing, violence prevention, education, and employment. Many of the young people we serve have had involvement in the foster care, criminal justice system, and/or homelessness systems
The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are contingent on results of a background check and drug screening, including screening for marijuana.