Associate Executive Director - Mille Lacs Academy/Nexus - Onamia, MN

  • Posted on: 9 April 2018
  • By: Amanda Prange

JOB TITLE: Associate Executive Director
STATUS: Full-Time

DESCRIPTION: Mille Lacs Academy in Onamia, MN has an exciting opportunity for a Full-Time Associate Executive Director
Mille Lacs Academy, a Nexus Family Member, offers trauma-informed, family-centered, nationally recognized treatment for boys, ages 10-19, with significant mental health issues and harmful sexual behaviors. We strive to provide the best quality care for our youth; as well as our employees. Nexus treatment programs have been creating brighter futures for nearly four decades. Through our cornerstone values we encourage lasting transformation and lifelong learning in the care of our youth, and we strive to exemplify the highest ethical and moral standards in our treatment. At Nexus, we believe all youth must be treated with dignity and respect.

Job Duties and Responsibilities
Assist the Executive Director in overseeing assigned clinical and support services department, ensuring fiscal control and accountability, and fostering strong community relations. Provide leadership and management for clinical services provided by MLA. Direct the development and ongoing enhancement of individual client treatment consistent with Nexus treatment philosophies. Participate in and support the ongoing selection, evaluation and development of staff. Attend clinical and administrative team meetings, clinical supervision sessions, and other meetings as required. Understand and support the Nexus philosophy and treatment modalities. Ensure confidentiality regarding client’s medical backgrounds and treatment issues per HIPAA guidelines.

QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree required, preferably in a clinical discipline or business management. Must be licensed as LICSW, LMFT, LPCC, or another designated mental health professional in the state of MN. Minimum of 5 years’ experience in related Human Services field; residential preferred. Plus a minimum of 3 years supervisory experience required. Preferred experience working with sexually problematic youth, understanding of MN DOC certification regulations, and have necessary training required by DOC regulations. If candidate does not have training, must be agreeable to complete training requirements upon hire.

For consideration, please apply online at: OR call 320-738-5505 for an application to be mailed to you. Nexus is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, or veteran’s status. EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disab.