DATE: May 18, 2021      

POSITION: Program Director I/II (Full-Time Regular)

SHIFT:  Monday – Friday @ 8am to 5pm

LOCATION: Patterns – Hawthorne, CA

DUTIES: The Program Director supervises staff, providing clinical and administrative leadership.  Coordinates program activities and fiscal management of smaller and less complex programs. Assures that program complies with contract, licensing, certification and other required standards.

QUALIFICATIONS: Following are the qualifications required to perform the essential functions of this position. Qualifications may be subject to modification based on the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Program Director I: Chemical dependency certification plus 2 years supervisory experience or Chemical dependency certification, plus Bachelor’s degree in related field and 1 year experience.

Program Director II: Master’s degree in related field or Pre-Licensed Healing Arts Professional (LPHA), chemical dependency certification and one year supervisory experience, or Bachelor’s degree in related field plus, chemical dependency certification, two years supervisory experience or Chemical dependency certification, plus six years supervisory experience.

Thorough knowledge of County, Federal and State program standards. Thorough knowledge of drug dependency, mental health, and recovery and family systems required. Knowledge of the philosophy and approach of the 12-step program. Communication, writing, record keeping and math skills adequate for performance of job duties.  Must have valid California driver’s license and liability insurance if driving personal vehicle on BHS business.

Recovering individuals must have a minimum two years clean, sober and abstinent to be considered for employment.

APPLICATIONS: Current BHS employees who are interested in this position may apply by submitting an "Employee Request for Transfer".  The request must be received no later than the closing date of this recruitment.  Internal applicants will be accepted after that time only if other applications are still being accepted and considered.

Other applicants may email resume or FAX (310)679-4621, or apply in person at 15519 Crenshaw Blvd., Gardena, CA. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.



     BHS will consider applicants with criminal history as required.