Admissions Director
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 1/10/2019

Job Description

Program Overview

Located in Courtland, AL, the Sequel Youth and Family Services Courtland Program is an intensive residential treatment program that serves male youth between the ages of 12 and 1eight. The program has two separate contracts with the Department of Human Resources (DHR) to provide services to adolescent males with either severe behavioral issues or inappropriate sexual behaviors.

Position Overview

The Admissions Director supervises and coordinates admission into the Courtland program. This position also completes marketing for all the Alabama Programs to local DHR offices as well as Juvenile Probation Offices (JPO).

Job Duties Include:

  • Managing inquiry calls  in a 24 hour window.

  • Completing preadmission assessments.

  • Assist with coordinating the admission process to all Alabama programs.

  • Facilitating referrals to other treatment facilities as necessary. 

  • Verifying insurance benefits prior to admission. 

  • Conducting pre-certification reviews and obtaining authorization for services. 

  • Developing professional relationships with referral sources within the community.
  • Complete monthly visits to local DHR and JPO offices.
  • Complete specific quality assurance tasks at the Courtland Program.
  • Complete other duties as needed at the program.

Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree in the Clinical Field required.  Marketing experience preferred. 

  • One year admissions experience in a behavioral health environment for youth preferred.

  • Valid driver’s license in good standing.

  • Must have strong organization skills, a pleasant demeanor and clear, direct communication skills.

  • Ability to work flexible hours and provide on-call support.

  • Comprehensive understanding of community resources, licensing and accreditation standards, referring agencies and resources, court systems, intake criteria, length of stay norms, budgetary influences, and discharge resources and services.

Benefits Package

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision, after sixty days

  • Company provided Short Term and Long Term Disability

  • Company provided AD&D insurance

  • Flexible Spending program

  • 401K after sixty days

  • Paid Time Off

  • Daily Pay Available

Job Snapshot

About Us

At Sequel Youth and Family Services, we work together today to build a brighter tomorrow. With a focus on providing programs for behavioral, emotional, or physical challenges, we proudly serve children and adults alike. Associates at Sequel Youth and Family Services enjoy giving back and getting more out of a career that positively impacts the community. If you’re a compassionate, motivated individual who’s looking for a truly meaningful career, we look forward to hearing from you.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is committed to offering a broad spectrum of services and options that care for our patients and families alike. Our offerings include long-term residential treatment, short-term impact programs, shelter care, therapeutic group homes, therapeutic foster care, community-based services, in-home services, and alternative education programs. Our reach extends to clients from 37 states and territories – and we’re growing every day.

Current employment opportunities span:

  • Business Administration & Support

  • Education & Counseling

  • Residential Support Services

  • Child & Family Therapy

  • Nursing (LPN, CNA, RN, PRN)

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