Post Date:  May 23, 2024

Valdosta, GA, US, 31602

Position Type:  Full Time
Requisition Number:  31993
Work Schedule:  Monday - Thursday, 10 hour shifts

Who is Gateway Foundation?

Gateway Foundation, Inc. is a national non-profit dedicated to helping individuals with substance use and mental health disorders. Established in 1968, Gateway provides essential tools and knowledge for recovery, positively impacting hundreds of thousands of lives. Operating through its Community Services, Corrections Divisions, and Corporate Headquarters, the organization is recognized for innovative, effective treatment approaches and maintaining high standards.


Why join us?

Consider joining our team in correctional healthcare, where your impact can be truly meaningful. Our organization is committed to delivering high-quality clinical services, backed by solid data and an exceptional curriculum. By joining us, you'll be able to serve underserved populations while working for an employer that values you and aims to be a top choice. You'll become part of a dynamic culture that fosters teamwork, encourages professional growth, and champions diversity, equity, and inclusion in every community. When you join us, you'll discover personal and professional fulfillment by aligning your career with your values.


We are honored to offer healthcare services to the Department of Corrections

Perks of working in correctional healthcare:

  • Opportunity to make a positive impact on a marginalized population
  • Exposure to diverse medical cases and patient demographics
  • Spend quality time with patients, free from cancellations or “no shows”
  • Focus on driving change, tracking progress, and improving care
  • Development of skills in a unique healthcare setting

Clinical Supervisors are responsible for:

  • Supervises Counselors and other clinical support staff delivering assessment, substance use disorder education and treatment, and case management to clients.
  • Oversees client program: evaluates counselors’ work performance, audits client records to ensure regulatory and contractual compliance and achievement of service delivery objectives. 
  • Serves as a professional resource to other counselors in resolving complex case problems and provides clinical supervision and guidance.
  • Interprets and enforces the organization and facility policies and procedures, contributes to development of treatment protocols and processes.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in psychology, social work, mental health or substance abuse counseling, or closely related field
  • Six months of clinical supervision experience
  • 3.5 years of experience as a Certified Counselor (CACII) OR LCSW, LMFT, LPC, Addictionologist, Psychologist, or Psychiatrist
  • Must obtain certification as a Certified Clinical Supervisor (CCS) within eighteen (18) months of the first date Clinical Supervisor performs services


Annual Salary (based on experience):

  • $60,644 - $61,543
  • Gateway Foundation does annual reviews including eligibility for a merit rase

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to walk and move about the facilities for up to two hours at a time, to monitor and interact with clients
  • Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects.
  • Ability to record, proofread and check documents and files for accuracy, to prepare and analyze data and figures, transcribe, read
  • Ability to use a keyboard and video display terminal to receive, retrieve, and/or audit information and data
  • Ability to respond to telephones, and to hear and detect alarms and unusual noises


Benefits at Gateway Foundation:

Health and Wellness:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance for employees and dependents
  • Employee wellness program promoting health and fitness and offering cash-saving premiums
  • Employee assistance programs focused on mental health

Financial Wellbeing:

  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with 3% employer match 
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability and Life and AD&D Insurance paid for by Gateway
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for medical and dependent care
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) 

Flexibility and Time Off:

  • 18 paid time off days per year – accrual rates increase with years of service
  • 9 paid company holidays
  • Work-life-balance

Personal Development:

  • Training & Development Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement - up to $5,250 per calendar year
  • eLearning access to online courses that provide CEU’s and job-related training
  • Clinical Supervision: Formal and informal guidance

Nearest Major Market: Valdosta