FOCUS Site Director - Hawaii


The Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior is seeking
to hire a full-time FOCUS Site Director to join the Families OverComing Under
Stress (FOCUS) site in Hawaii. You will work closely with the local military
base Point of Contact (POC) and FOCUS Headquarter to ensure that appropriate
staff supervision, outreach, direct service delivery, local training, family
tracking, and data collection is implemented in compliance with the FOCUS Model.
Primary duties include:
  • Providing resiliency training to military family
  • Managing implementation of the FOCUS model at a designated military installation
  • Function as the lead service-delivery staff member
  • Supervises at least one Resiliency Trainer and Administrative Assistant
  • Master's degree or doctoral degree in a mental health field with current clinical license.
  • United States Citizenship required.
  • Experience with manualized family and child intervention, clinical services, treatment, and/or social skills programs
  • Experience in providing direct therapeutic and/or intervention services to at-risk and/or high-risk families
  • Experience, high comfort level, and/or good working knowledge of military culture and military family experience
  • Strong written, verbal, facilitation and training skills
  • Strong problem-solving and interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to learn new computer-based systems for worksite management
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including Outlook, Excel, and Power Point
  • Demonstrated experience with strategic planning and policy/procedure development
  • Previous management and supervisory experience in context of direct services provision
  • Demonstrated experience working with community-based mental health agencies
  • Demonstrated experience working in a multi-site and multi-disciplinary setting
  • Willingness to undertake limited travel as needed
  • Familiarity with web-based assessment collection, tracking systems, collaborative workgroup and reporting tools, including Survey Gizmo, SalesForce, Access, and SharePoint is highly desirable
  • Must have valid driver's license, auto insurance and access to an automobile.
  • Ability to work flexible hours.
  • Ability to follow University Policy and Procedures.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.