Clinical Supervisor

Oakland, California, United States | FSP | Full-time


Bay Area Community Services (BACS) provides innovative behavioral health and housing services for teens, adults, older adults, and their families across the Bay Area. We envision a world where all people are healthy, safe, and engaged in community wellness, with access to quality housing. Every year, BACS makes a difference in the lives of more than 12,500 people.

Under the direction of the Sr. Director of Administration, the Clinical Supervisor provides individual and group supervision to clinical caseworkers responsible for providing high-quality wraparound services for adults using strength-based, client-centered approaches. Services include providing all of the necessary supports for participants to transition from the mental health system to living independently in the communities of their choice. 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that the quality of clinical services is maintained through individual and group supervision.
  • Ensure that clinical records are accurate, current, and meet relevant standards and licensing regulations.
  • Review all reports of suspected abuse or neglect of vulnerable adults and ensure that appropriate actions are taken.
  • Participate in internal and external committees and meetings.
  • Coordinate admissions and discharges of participants.
  • Consult with participants, Personal Service Coordinators, the Sr. Director of Administration, the Chief Clinical Strategy Officer, or the CFO when clinical concerns interface with a participant’s inability to pay for services.
  • Provide consultation and support to staff as needed including being available to staff to debrief about difficult situations.
  • Provide backup clinical care to participants when assigned staff are unavailable.


  • Master’s Degree required in social science. LCSW, LPCC, or LMFT in CA. 
  • Two years of experience providing Medi-Cal reimbursable specialty mental health services.
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of community mental health and public mental health systems of care, particularly in the Bay Area.
  • Dedicated and demonstrated commitment to under-served communities.
  • Dedicated commitment to social justice and wellness and recovery-oriented.

 Compensation and Benefits

  • Highly competitive compensation. 
  • Fully paid medical, dental, vision, and life insurance coverage for employees and children.
  • 32 days off (PTO/Holiday), increasing with tenure, includes your birthday off. 
  • Clinical supervision hours towards licensure*
  • 403b with BACS matching contribution.
  • $3,000 per year student loan, tuition or CEUs. Up to $15,000 over 5 years.
  • One month PAID sabbatical after 4 Years – not charging PTO.
  • Free iPhone with unlimited data for personal/professional use + laptop for easy mobility*.
  • Significant internal growth opportunities.

       * Most direct service positions

How to apply:

Submit a resume with a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience.


Bay Area Community Services is a CARF accredited non-profit, community-based agency celebrating 65 years of serving Alameda and Solano Counties by providing mental health and social services. BACS’ mission is to uplift under-served individuals and their families by doing whatever it takesWe are proud to be one of the leading agencies producing real outcomes to tough social problems. BACS owes its reputation as an innovator to our innovative and entrepreneurial staff.  We are seeking individuals who want to transform clinical practice to be client centered and effective in the field and who want to lead empowered teams to meet goals.