Manager, Center for Gender Affirming CareSan Diego, California Apply
Are you interested in helping to develop a multidisciplinary center that will provide comprehensive gender affirming care for children, youth and their families? Do you have a background in providing counseling or therapy for transgender and gender expansive children and youth? Do you enjoy teaching about LGBT competent care? This is a great job for you! The clinic, previously known as the GEMs clinic, is expanding to become the Center for Gender Affirming Care and needs a leader who will be able to support the psycho-social needs of the families.
The Manager, Center for Gender Affirming Care, position will provide strategy, clinical care, and community advocacy and leadership supporting the gender care clinic. Responsibilities include program development and management, staff supervision, development of educational and training materials and patient care. Working in collaboration with ancillary teams and community partners, provides comprehensive assessment, crisis treatment, training and education to patient population. Develops, reviews and implements policies for patients, families and staff to ensure full inclusion of needed support. Develops strategy and programs to elevate and maintain RCHSD as a regional leader in LGBTQ pediatric healthcare.
Master's Degree in profession such as Counseling, Psychology, Social Work, Human Services or Human Development with strong foundation in therapy and sexual and gender minority care
Specialized training in LGBTQ child and youth development
Experience in therapy work with LGBTQ children, youth and families
Experience in program development, management and staff supervision
Experience in education/training devleopment, provision and assessment of existing and new topics supporting LGBTQ patients, families and staff
PhD in profession such as Counseling, Psychology, Social Work, Human Services or Human Development with strong foundation in therapy and sexual and gender minority care