Job Description

Behavioral Health Supervisor (Behavioral Health)
Louisville, KY, United States of America


Park DuValle Community Health Center is a 501c3 non-profit, federally qualified health center that has served the local community for over 50 years.  Park DuValle Community Health Center strives to adhere to the highest quality standards of patient care, regardless of patients’ insurance status or ability to pay.  Employees of Park DuValle Community Health Center, Inc. are deemed to be federal employees qualified for protection under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA).

Job Skills / Requirements

Job Summary:

Responsible for the day-to-day supervision of a behavioral health care team of clinicians and medical support staff.  Coordinates daily functions and ensures appropriate staff coverage; provides psychiatric clinical services; and performs other duties as assigned.  

Job Description:


  • Supervises and manages a team of behavioral health staff including nurse practitioners, social workers, community health workers, and administrative staff.
  • Oversees the daily departmental operations.
  • Participates in recruiting, interviewing, and hiring of qualified job applicants for new or open positions.
  • Assists with new hire onboarding and training, chart audits, and data collection for quality improvement purposes. 
  • Provides direct provision of clinical behavioral health services to patients.
  • Leads staff meetings and serves as a liaison between clinicians, therapists, and administrative staff.
  • Facilitates referrals for clinically indicated services outside of PDCHC (e.g., social services such as housing assistance, vocational rehabilitation, mental health specialty care, substance use disorder treatment).  
  • Builds relationships and collaborate with leadership, staff, and clinicians to deliver quality patient care. 
  • Works alongside leadership to meet the strategic goals & priorities of the agency. 
  • Creates departmental new hire orientation and assists with employee performance reviews of social work staff. 
  • Maintains patient records that are complete, comprehensive, and well organized.  
  • Handles client complaints and concerns & monitor overall client satisfaction with clinical care. 
  • Attends agency meetings and trainings. 
  • Ensures compliance with privacy laws and other medical regulations.

Education Requirements (Any)

Master degree in nursing; Completion of a Nurse Practitioner's Program
Minimum 3 years of clinical experience as a behavioral health provider.

Certification Requirements (Any)

CPR Certification
Current Nurse Practitioner certification.

Additional Information / Benefits

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Holidays, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, 401K/403b Plan, Paid Time Off (PTO)

This job reports to the Director of Clinical Operations

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift, Weekends.

Number of Openings for this position: 1