Bilingual Clinical Supervisor

Direct​ ​Services​ ​Program – A Program Summary:

Our Direct​ ​Services​ ​Program consists of Staff, Associates (Clinical Interns), and Volunteer trauma counselors who provide a variety of support services to child, adolescent and adult victim-survivors of all forms of direct and indirect trauma from sexual abuse or assault trauma.  We​ ​believe​ ​it​ ​is​ ​crucial​ ​to​ ​focus​ ​on​ ​the​ ​intergenerational​ ​effects​ ​of​ ​trauma​ ​on​ ​individuals​ ​within​ ​the​ ​context of​ ​family,​ ​communities​ ​and​ ​the​ ​larger​ ​socio-political​ ​milieu.​

About the position:

RTS seeks a contracted Clinical Supervisor to oversee the clinical work of 1-2​ ​post​ ​grad​ ​MFTI/ASW/PCCI​ ​interns.

  • Supervisor​ ​will​ ​provide​ ​individual​ ​supervision​ ​at​ ​RTS​ ​office​ ​in​ ​Burlingame​ ​to​ ​1-2​ ​clinicians​ ​a​ ​week​ ​(for​ ​one​ ​hour each)​ ​to​ ​be​ ​scheduled​ ​between​ ​supervisor​ ​and​ ​clinicians.
  • Be​ ​available​ ​for​ ​emergency​ ​clinical​ ​consultations.
  • Work​ ​collaboratively​ ​with​ ​Counseling​ ​Program​ ​Director​ ​and​ ​Counseling​ ​Program​ ​Coordinator.
Qualifications and Characteristics Desired:
  • Bicultural/Bilingual​ ​(Spanish​ ​speaking-fluent)​ ​required,​ ​as​ ​well​ ​as​ ​an​ ​in​ ​depth​ ​understanding​ ​of​ ​the​ ​unique​ ​needs and​ ​barriers​ ​of​ ​the​ ​Latino​ ​community.
  • Understanding​ ​of​ ​the​ ​unique​ ​nuances​ ​surrounding​ ​the​ ​interpretation/translation​ ​of​ ​terms​ ​and​ ​techniques​ ​for non-English​ ​speakers. 
  • Licensed​ ​professional​ ​with​ ​BBS,​ ​minimum​ ​of​ ​two​ ​years​ ​prior​ ​to​ ​commencement​ ​of​ ​supervision.
  • Exceptional​ ​ability​ ​to​ ​provide​ ​supervision​ ​in​ ​a​ ​supportive,​ ​constructive,​ ​trauma​ ​informed​ ​manner.
  • Ensure​ ​clinicians​ ​complete​ ​all​ ​paperwork​ ​to​ ​agency​ ​timeline.
  • Expert​ ​clinical​ ​skills;​ ​experience​ ​working​ ​with​ ​trauma.
  • Comfort​ ​working​ ​with​ ​the​ ​diverse​ ​population​ ​of​ ​San​ ​Mateo​ ​County.
General Qualifications: 
  • Appreciation of the agency’s philosophical understanding regarding violence and oppression;
  • Commitment to the agency’s efforts to be inclusive and make its services accessible to all people;
  • Commitment to trauma-focused counseling and advocacy;
  • Valid​ ​California​ ​driver’s​ ​license,​ ​insurance,​ ​and reliable access to transportation.

Due to contract restrictions, we cannot entertain any applicants employed by San Mateo County.

Application Process: Submit CV and cover letter to rachael@rapetraumaservices.org.

We strongly encourage individuals who can represent one or more underserved populations in San Mateo County (e.g., people of color, people who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, people with disabilities, immigrants) to apply.  Position open until filled.