Assistant Clinical Director

Clinical/Social Work Brookline, Massachusetts


Who we are looking for:

Are you the Assistant Clinical Director we have been looking for? In this position, you will be able to convey your passion for helping others by leading a dynamic clinical team and bringing an energetic and positive approach while working with our students!

Bay Cove Academy is a small, therapeutic day school serving adolescents, ages 12-21, who have a wide range of serious emotional, and or learning difficulties. Our staff provides a highly structured, learning environment for teens whose educational and social needs exceed those that traditional public and private schools can accommodate. We provide education, career development, and clinical service. 

JRI provides the training so that:

  • YOU will be able to assist in providing direct oversight and supervision of clinicians and clinical services in tandem with the clinical director for individual and group counseling and unique therapies provided including ARC, CBT, and DBT.
  • YOU will be able to work in tandem with the Clinical Director and Administrative team to provide a shared vision of the programmatic clinical services and to maintain positive relationships with outside agencies, families, and other involved parties.
  • YOU will be able to create a safe and therapeutic community by supporting students in developing and role modeling effective coping strategies.
  • YOU will help students discover what makes them feel competent and valued by working with them to develop life skills such as cooking, banking, vocational skills, and more. Your day-to-day work will support students in developing a sense of self and provide them with the skills to be successful in their next steps.

Why JRI? 

  • Be who you are! JRI is strongly committed to providing an inclusive, diverse and welcoming environment for our employees and the people we serve.
  • Access to our excellent Blue Cross medical and Delta Dental benefits.
  • Retirement benefits including 401K matched up to $800 a year and pension after 5 years of employment.
  • Professional development opportunities such as tuition reimbursement up to almost $4,000 per year and discounted tuition rates to select partnership colleges and universities!
  • Wellness benefits include access to employee resource groups (including multicultural affinity groups, LGBTQ+ advocacy, employee engagement groups, etc.), self-care resources, and an Employee Assistance Program.
  • Generous paid time off up to 19 days for full-time employees in your first year and much more!


  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • LICSW/LMHC required. 
  • Clinical Management experience preferred. 
  • Maintains valid driver’s license as transporting students is required.
  • At JRI, you will learn to provide physical interventions and verbal de-escalations to provide the safest therapeutic atmosphere for our students!
  • Background and driving record checks will be performed. 

JRI is strongly committed to providing an inclusive, diverse and welcoming environment for our employees and the people we serve. Persons from diverse backgrounds including women, communities of color, the LGBTQ community and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. JRI is an equal opportunity employer.