Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Jobs

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Jobs

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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Assistant Supervisor in Goleta, California


Are you looking for a supervisory position in the Behavioral Health field? Are you interested in making a positive impact in the lives of adults with developmental disabilities?

If you answered yes, consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

Being an Assistant Supervisor has its Advantages!

As an Assistant Supervisor, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

  • The opportunity to develop the leadership skills needed to step into a Program Coordinator or Program Administrator position

  • A respectful, inclusive, and diverse environment

  • A comprehensive benefits package available after 30 days of hire, including student loan debt assistance and tuition reimbursement (learn more at

  • A fun, fast-paced, supportive environment that allows you to participate in the treatment planning process

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Nestled near the beaches between the Pacific Coast and Santa Ynez mountains, Devereux California is a therapeutic behavioral health treatment facility offering residential and community living services, clinical services, and a vocational day program for adults with multiple diagnoses, including autistic spectrum disorders, emotional and/or behavioral differences, intellectual and developmental disabilities, dementia, and other cognitive disorders.

We are looking for an energetic and compassionate Assistant Supervisor to support our Program Manager in the efficient operation of our Weisman program.Weisman Center is a residential care facility for adults aged 59 and older. The goal of Weisman is to maintain an excellent quality of life for an aging population. Maintaining skills, functioning, and good health are all promoted. Weisman Center encourages residents to make choices about their activities of daily living, develop skills and interests, and increase independent use of community resources when possible. This home supports individuals with behavioral and medical challenges.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing guidance and support to staff

  • Providing direct support, including hygiene care, to adults served

  • Management of petty cash funds

  • Staff scheduling and allocation per established staff/individual served ratios

  • Maintaining, collecting and entering all PSR compliance data

  • Overseeing accurate and timely collection of data by Direct Care Staff per individual goals and objectives

  • Planning and creating activities for individuals served

  • Must have the ability to serve adults with challenging behaviors

  • Other duties, as assigned by Program Administrator


  • High School Diploma or GED required, Bachelor's degree in relevant field preferred

  • One (1) year of experience providing direct care to adults with developmental disabilities required

  • Two years of Supervisory/Lead staff experience highly preferred

  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required

  • Weekend availability required

  • Must have a strong passion for helping adults with special needs

  • Must have comfort with hygiene and elder care

Physical Requirements:

Significant amounts of walking, sitting, and standing required. Some lifting and/or managing resistance required when applying physical intervention techniques in excess of 100 lbs or more. Some repetitive wrist/hand movements. Occasional use of computers and office equipment. Occasional driving of Devereux vehicles for business purposes. Ability to master Safe and Positive Approach trainings.

Work Environment:

May require use of protective equipment such as latex gloves, facial masks, protective eye-wear, and gowns. Possible exposure to blood-borne pathogens. Some degree of physical involvement in exercise of Safe and Positive Approaches.

Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. Learn More:

Devereux has a zero-tolerance policy for abuse and maintains policies and procedures to systematically reduce the risk of abuse to occur in our organization. Devereux fosters a culture of reporting abuse, and will cooperate with the authorities to the fullest extent possible.

Keywords: Assistant Supervisor, RBT, Registered Behavior Technician, Direct Care Supervisor, Direct Support Professional, Behavioral Tech, Behavioral Health, elder care, caregiving

Posted Date 1 month ago (2/24/2023 3:52 PM)

Requisition ID 2023-29307

Category Direct Care

Position Type Full-Time

The employment policies of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.