Clinical Supervisor-Proyecto Mariposa (Bilingual- Spanish)

  • Tucson, Arizona, United States
  • WFH Flexible
  • Full-time
  • US-Based Positions
  • cvt-28245

Clinical Supervisor-Proyecto Mariposa (Bilingual- Spanish)

The Center for Victims of Torture is hiring a Bilingual Clinical Supervisor to provide clinical mental health services, training and case management supervision for the Proyecto Mariposa project on-site at Casa Alitas Welcome Center located in Tucson, AZ. This position will contribute to the design and delivery of new mental health and psychosocial support programming, oversight of destination case management programming, clinical supervision for staff and interns, and collaboration with Casa Alitas staff and volunteers and community partners.

  • Location: Tucson, Arizona
  • Reports to: Project Manager-Proyecto Mariposa
  • Remote status: 60% remote, 40% in-office
  • Salary: Starting at $74,000+ per year with increases depending on qualifications (degree, licensure and relevant experience)
  • Work schedule: Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm MST, occasional availability for organizational meetings on at 8:00 am CST, and occasional availability on other time zones if client cases require it
  • Position is open to candidates who reside in and are eligible to work in the US


The Center for Victims of Torture works toward a future in which torture ceases to exist and its victims have hope for a new life. We are an international nonprofit dedicated to healing survivors of torture. We offer rehabilitation services to those who have been tortured, train partners around the world who can prevent and treat torture, and advocate for human rights and an end to torture. We are headquartered in Minnesota, and we have US offices in Georgia and DC, as well as offices in Africa and the Middle East.


  • Mental Health Service Provision: Provide individual and group mental health and psychosocial support services on site at Casa Alitas. Provide screening and intake for new project clients. Participate in mapping of referral network and creation of psychoeducational materials. Complete all required internal and external documentation. Participate in clinical supervision, case consultations, program reviews and informal consultations as-needed.
  • Training and Capacity Development: Provide training to CVT staff, Casa Alitas staff and volunteers, and external community partners on topics such as trauma-informed care, psychosocial support, migration stress, parenting, staff/self-care and other relevant topics.
  • Case Supervision: Provide individual and group supervision to case managers in identifying and assessing the needs of clients, setting and monitoring appropriate service outcomes. Oversee the quality of service delivery on site at Casa Alitas to ensure that expected outcomes and documentation needs are met.
  • Partnership Collaboration: Collaborate with Casa Alitas staff and volunteers on program design and development, managing referrals and intake for CVT services, and providing support as needed to Casa Alitas staff. When appropriate, advise program manager on project and partnership needs.
  • Other Duties: Participate in other department and organization-wide activities, meetings and trainings. Complete administrative responsibilities.


Required education, experience, certificates, licenses or registrations

  • Masters degree in social work degree or related field of study  
  • Licensed Master Social Worker in Arizona
  • 3 years of experience providing direct services (case management, social work, therapy or other mental health services) to migrant, immigrant, refugee or asylum-seeking populations
  • Demonstrated experience providing clinical supervision

Preferred education, experience, certificates, licenses or registrations

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Arizona or licensure in a related profession
  • 5 years of experience providing social work services to survivors of trauma
  • 2 years providing clinical supervision to staff and students
  • Demonstrated experience working on new program development
  • Demonstrated experience working or volunteering in migrant shelters on the US-MX border

Competencies (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)

  • Spanish fluency required (including speaking, reading and writing)
  • Demonstrated understanding of the US immigration system, including asylum process
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality, recognize appropriate boundaries and cope with emotionally stressful situations
  • Ability to work as a part of an interdisciplinary team
  • Ability to work independently and effectively manage multiple priorities
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing program requirements and political climate
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (Outlook, Word and Excel)
  • Commitment to engaging in human rights work, and diversity, equity and inclusion efforts within the organization

Work Environment (subject to change):

  • Services are provided on-site at Casa Alitas migrant shelter and remotely via telehealth follow-up
  • Time spent on the computer is approximately 40%
  • Time spent in virtual meetings is approximately 40%


To Apply:  Submit resume, cover letter and salary expectations to

The position is open until filled.

CVT is committed to hiring and fostering a diverse and inclusive workforce that leverages the skills and talents of all employees in our organization, regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, veteran status, familial status, genetic information, or any other protected status. We encourage candidates with diverse backgrounds such as these to apply for this position.