Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Program Director - I/DD Programs in Wayne, New Jersey

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the operation, quality, integrity and financial success of 8 community based I/DD Programs and 1 (one) I/DD Vocational Program.

  • Provides direction to a variety of client service models while fostering the Devereux mission and philosophical values of quality care.

  • Promotes teamwork and trust through effective leadership and role modeling.

  • Assists in the development and management of financial and operating budgets.

  • Works in conjunction with the QI Director, Clinical Director, and other appropriate personnel to assure that all licensure and accreditation standards are met or exceeded

  • Actively participates as member of Leadership Team in development of Operating Plan, Strategic Plan, and other planning activities.

Organization Profile

Devereux is a leading nonprofit behavioral health organization that supports many of the most underserved and vulnerable members of our communities. Founded in 1912 by Helena Devereux, we operate a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of individuals and families every year. We help empower children and adults with intellectual, emotional, developmental, and behavioral challenges to lead fulfilling and rewarding lives. Our Philosophy of Care operates under the core principles of Individualized Services; Effective and Accountable Services; and Positive, Behavioral Approaches.

Additional Details

The primary purpose of Devereux is to provide quality service to those entrusted to our care by their families, guardians, agencies, and other designated parties. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employees. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility.

For this reason, in addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare benefits program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners. Health and welfare programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services, and an Employee Assistance / Work Life Balance Program, as well as generous time-off policies, and a 403 B retirement plan. Additionally, voluntary, employee paid, Vision and Supplemental Life Insurance are available to FT employees.

It is the intent of Devereux to continue to offer these benefits; however, we reserve the right to change or stop them at any time, with or without notice.

Keywords: program director, program supervisor, program management, program manager, supervisory, residential treatment, organizational management, residential manager

Requirements

  • Bacherlors degree required, Masters degree preferred.

  • A minimum of 5-7 years experience working within the I/DD population.

  • Previous experience working with the Division of Developmental Disabilities

  • Previous experience working with the I/DD sexual offenders/arsonist population is a plus

  • Previous supervisory experience within a residential treatment program (minimum of 5 years)

  • Flexibility and a sense of humor

  • Ability to work in Bergen Co, specifically Wayne, NJ with some travel throughout the state for trainings and meetings held in other offices