Description Develop and maintain quality services and engaging activities that meet the individuals needs
Primary Location: United States-CA-CASan Jose
Description Everybody needs a job but only extraordinary people work here! Our team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve. The heart of what we do is support people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities of all ages.
As a Program Director with California MENTOR, you'll be one of those extraordinary people. This position supports those we serve in a residential home serving individuals with medical or behavioral complexities in the San Jose area. We seek a passionate leader who can successfully direct program staff to provide high quality services to individuals we support. In this role you will manage the day-to-day operations with the support of your Area Director, Quality Assurance and Human Resources team. Bring your creative ideas and your passion for success; we'll train you on the rest.
Do you have leadership experience working with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and you're looking for a meaningful change in your work life? Leverage your skills with California MENTOR to make an impact in people's lives. Join our dedicated, dynamic and fast growing team today!
Manages the day to day operations in compliance with regulatory requirements
Interview and select talented staff. Lead, develop and inspire team providing on-going performance coaching
Writes and implements Individual Service Plans (ISP); ensures on-going communication with planning team
Financial responsibility in the following areas: operational budget, time-keeping and billing for services provided
Builds and maintains relationships with families, Regional Centers, and regulatory agencies
Prepares incident reports for both internal and external agencies
If you have leadership experience and a passion for those we serve... we want to hear from you!
Qualifications: What we require of you:
Must be a licensed Registered Nurse, ACLS certification preferred
Must have attended the ARF Administrator class through CCL preferable, or must be willing to travel to obtain certification
Must have a Bachelor's or more advanced degree in the health or human services field
Must have at least 2 years related experience working with special populations, preferably in services for people with medical challenges and/or intensive support needs
Must have a minimum of three years experience in managing human service operations
Strong background in overseeing intensive services for people with severe maladaptive behaviors
Demonstrated ability to provide clinical and supervisory training and direction to professional and paraprofessional staff
Demonstrated success in a leadership role
Ability to effectively establish and maintain meaningful relationships
Ability to coordinate activities and services to meet the on-going needs of individuals served
Strong follow through to ensure quality services, regulations and clients' rights are upheld
High energy, goal-oriented, and an ability to inspire people
Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance
Must be 21 years of age
Must pass background investigation that includes FBI/DOJ fingerprint check
What we offer you:
A rewarding work environment
Meaningful relationships with your co-workers and the individuals we serve
Family-oriented environment, casual dress
Employee discounts; fun employee events
Dynamic work environment, no day is ever the same as the next
On-the-job training including paid CEU opportunities, career development and advancement opportunities
Access to jobs throughout the nation-wide Network
Bring the right attitude; we'll train you for success!
We have a great work environment and you'll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues. The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services. With approximately 28,000 employees serving 25,000+ consumers in 35 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you'll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.
Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!