Lutheran Social Service of MN Regional Operations Director (12131) in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Lutheran Social Service MN is a dynamic social service organization serving children, youth and families, people with disabilities, older adults and military veterans. Trustworthiness is a value and strength shared by our employees and recognized by the communities we serve. We offer an ALIVE Workplace (Supportive, Positive and Fun) and careers that challenge, energize and rewards employees. Consider joining us! LSS Behavioral Health Services is currently recruiting for a Regional Programs Director (LICSW). This leadership position is responsible for the development, oversight, expansion and quality/effectiveness of our Twin-Cities/Mankato region programs with multiple direct behavioral health client services including: out-patient, family-based, school-based, veteran/military and therapeutic foster care. LSS is a committed leader in developing and providing evidence-based, quality services across Minnesota. The Regional Programs Director-LICSW drives the results and successful outcomes that inspire thought leadership, excellent service and growth. He or she provides clinical supervision, training, development and evaluation of assigned program staff. He or she also develops collaborative working relationships with employees and stakeholders, leading business development initiatives, negotiating and developing partnerships with outside organizations and companies, and coordinating responses to RFPs to ensure the needs of the communities are being met. The incumbent will develop and manage, in conjunction with the Sr. Director and operational and financial leadership, the region's budget, staffing and resource needs, contribute to overall strategic activities and operational performance, and take the appropriate actions to lead on-going evaluation and process improvements as needed. Our employees tell us they like working for LSS because of the commitment and dedication of their colleagues, the flexibility we offer, and our supportive and well-trained managers. We welcome creativity, inspire growth and train leaders to thrive. And our services reflect this commitment. We offer good benefits, such as, but not limited to: Opportunities for specialized training and professional development in order to maintain cutting-edge behavioral health standards. Auto 403-b enrollment (with a match!) Employee loan program, Product and service discounts A commitment to an "Alive" workplace to support our vision for employees. LSS has a commitment to anti-racism and we strive to employ those who reflect and relate to the people they serve. We offer a vision for our employees, secular community based services and a family friendly work environment.