REPORTS TO: Director of Children’s Services
DEPARTMENT: Children’s SPOA
HOURS: 35 per week; 9:00am – 5:00pm
SALARY: 55K-60K per year
LMSW or equivalent with 3 years of experience in behavioral health and/or human services fields; child and adolescent mental health preferred. Knowledge of children’s behavioral health system of care a plus.
The Federation of Organizations Children’s SPOA Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the Suffolk County Children’s Single Point of Access (CSPOA), a centralized referral system for children diagnosed with a serious emotional disturbance who need mental health services to remain at home or in their community. CSPOA can direct children and youth ages 5-21 to an array of community-based services. Responsible for enhancing the system of care for youth experiencing mental health challenges in Suffolk County. The Coordinator assists with CSPOA agency service coordination, referral management and cross systems collaboration.