Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Jobs

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Jobs

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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Campus Supervisor in Kennesaw, Georgia


Are you a dynamic Leader looking to join an organization that will value your skills and abilities? Do you have experience supervising others and proven success in the oversight of operations to ensure quality programming, regulatory compliance, adherence to policy and procedures and training/mentoring staff? Are you a champion for Safe and Positive Approaches?

If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

Being a Campus Supervisor at Devereux has its Advantages

You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

  • Comprehensive training in crisis prevention/intervention, trauma informed care, CPR, first aid and more!

  • Opportunities to learn and grow in Social Services.

  • Programs designed to meet the social, emotional, physical and personal needs of clients.

  • Opportunity to expand your existing leadership skills and grow professionally

  • A working environment with a supportive team in an energized atmosphere.

  • Quality Low-Cost Benefits, plus student loan debt assistance and 30-day benefit eligibility waiting period for new hires!

The Campus Supervisor is responsible for the oversight of daily operations of the campus, providing safety and supervision of all programs (units) on our campus during their shift, along with the other leaders on Campus.

Additional responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Serve as the primary coordinator of resources and communication, including on call notifications and consultation.

  • Conduct shift change and briefings with staff on shift; and assign staff to units

  • Collaboratively work with the staff and various management teams to proactively manage the safe operation of the campus, and respond to immediate issues and concerns.

  • Coordinate residential staffing and make recommendations on staffing patterns to ensure effective staff utilization and ratios on shift.

  • Liaise with Program Managers, Program Shift Supervisors, the Master scheduler and other leaders accordingly.

  • Actively participate in investigations, assist in crisis intervention and emergencies and assist Admissions and Nursing team with intake and discharge process.

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Georgia was established in Cobb County Georgia in 1973 at the invitation of Governor Jimmy Carter and for more than 40 years has been providing new hopes, new dreams, and new choices for children, adolescents and young adults struggling with emotional and behavioral health challenges. Our beautiful campus offers a serene, wooded setting with a swimming pool, volleyball court, tennis court, playing field, lake and playground which allow our youth to enjoy plenty of outdoor activities.

Keywords: human services, psychology, supervisor, manager, behavioral health, residential treatment, adolescents, mental health, recreation

What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visit


EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree in the field of counseling, mental health, social work, psychology/sociology, rehabilitation, special education, or human services field required.

EXPERIENCE: 3 to 5 years in the Mental Health field, preferably in direct care supporting children and adolescents preferred. One (1) year of supervisory experience is required.

Other qualifications:

  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; leadership, relationship management, and multi-tasking skills are required.

  • Strong problem solving skills; and good judgement skills in order to make sound and independent decisions.

  • Strong technical skills and ability to utilize in-house computer applications.

  • Have a strong passion for working with and helping children living with emotional and behavioral differences.

  • Valid Driver's License and Satisfactory Drug Screen and Background Check results.

  • On-call, weekend availability and some holidays required.

  • Must be able to complete a two-week, paid new hire orientation class; hours are approximately 8:30am to 5:30pm daily.

  • Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.

The Federal Government COVID-19 vaccine mandate requires most staff working at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Georgia to be vaccinated. In order to be employed at this center in this position, you must:

  1. If vaccinated - provide proof of vaccination prior to start date.

  2. If unvaccinated:

  • Receive the first dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine or a one-dose COVID-19 vaccine prior to providing any care, treatment, or other services by Dec. 5, 2021; and

  • The necessary shots to be fully vaccinated – either two doses of Pfizer or Moderna or one dose of Johnson & Johnson – by Jan. 4, 2022 .

  • Note: If you are getting the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, you must get this vaccine by Dec. 5, 2021 .

The IDEAL candidate will... Be empathetic, a team player, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, energetic, creative, understand the theories of behavior management and positive reinforcement, and represent yourself as a positive role model.

Posted Date 2 months ago (10/20/2021 2:48 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-20614

Category Program Mgmt

Position Type Full-Time