Master’s Level Adult IST Program Coordinator – Helen Ross McNabb Center

Master’s Level Adult IST Program Coordinator – Greater Chattanooga Area

Supervises the clinical and program activities of Mental Health Programming in Hamilton County.  Liaison with area school systems, Department of Mental Health, United Way, and other agencies in Hamilton County. Supervises additional future programs that will operate within the area. Member of the management team for Hamilton County.


Education/Knowledge: Must possess at least a Master's degree in a Social Service related field. Minimum of 1-3 years' experience in service delivery/supervision. Knowledge of database applications. Clinical knowledge necessary to provide clinical services and supervision of staff. License eligible.

Experience: Minimum of 1-3 years supervisory experience in the mental health and /or social science field.  

Physical: Applicants should possess the ability to relate to individuals and families of varied ethnic and cultural backgrounds, ages, educational levels, and economic circumstances with respect and dignity.  Excellent verbal, written, and computer skills are necessary in order to work effectively and collaboratively with clients, collaborating agencies, and community professionals, as well as maintaining proper documentation.  Must possess reliable transportation, the ability to acquire an F endorsement on driver's license, and transport clients. Ability to prioritize and organize work in order to achieve multiple goals. Ability to relate well with the public and other professionals. Ability to keep accurate and up-to-date records and reports. Ability to plan and implement the delivery of treatment services. Required to be certified in and adequately implement verbal and physical de-escalation techniques that include a wide range of bodily movements including but not limited to grasping, holding another person, getting down on knees, running, and walking.


Full time annual salary starts at approximately $43,286 depending on relevant experience and education.


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The Helen Ross McNabb Center ( is a premier not-for-profit provider of behavioral health services.  The Center provides quality care and serves all ages in a continuum of prevention, early intervention, social, co-occurring, addiction, outpatient, and crisis services.

HRMC is an EOE. HRMC conducts background checks, driver's license record, degree verification, and drug screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check, and driving record. Additionally, certain programs are subject to TB Screening and/or testing.  Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive; and employee will also perform other reasonably related job responsibilities as assigned by immediate supervisor and other management as required.  This organization reserves the right to revise or change job duties as the need arises.  Moreover, management reserves the right to change job descriptions, job duties, or working schedules based on their duty to accommodate individuals with disabilities.  This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.