Program Director – Community Homes
Posted OnSeptember 14, 2020
Experience Level5-10 Years
Education LevelAssociate's Degree
Lifesteps – Where Rewarding Opportunities Start
Lifesteps, a local non-profit agency based in Butler, PA, is currently recruiting for a Program Director to oversee Residential Community Homes in the Butler area and surrounding areas of Worthington and Kittanning. This position will manage approximately 5 Community Homes which provide direct care services to adults with intellectual disabilities. The Director ensures that clients receive a high level of quality care and are treated with respect and dignity. In addition, the Director will facilitate the development and implementation of Individual Support Plans (ISP), Individual Social/Emotional/ Environmental Plans, Behavior Plans, and Restrictive Plans.
The Director is responsible for the overall development and operations of Community Homes in the assigned region, which includes the management and supervision of the staff at the Community Homes. Directors ensure client to staff ratios are maintained at all times, work assignments are completed, and oversee staff hiring and performance reviews.
This full-time position comes with a comprehensive benefit package which includes 100% paid insurance premium for basic Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance, plus Paid Time off for Sick days, Vacation Days, Personal Time, Holidays, and your Birthday off with pay!
During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Lifesteps takes precautions and supplies Personal Protective Equipment when necessary while following the Centers for Disease Control and the Pennsylvania Department of Health guidelines for a safe and healthy environment.
An Associate’s Degree and 6 years of experience working directly with persons with disabilities, the elderly, or children and youth and 4 years of Supervisory experience required, OR
A Bachelor’s Degree and 3 years of experience working directly with persons with disabilities, the elderly, or children and youth and 2 years of Supervisory experience required, OR
A Master’s Degree and 1 year of experience working directly with persons with disabilities, the elderly, or children and youth and 1 year of Supervisory experience required.
Valid Driver’s License, Ability to lift up to 200 lbs. with Assistance, and acceptable Clearances Required. Must become a PA Certified Investigator as certified by the Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) and obtain Medication Administration Certification within 6 months of hire.
How to Apply:
· Online at www.lifesteps.net
· Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org; or
· Call 724-283-1010
Minority Candidates Encouraged to Apply
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