Are you interested in making a positive difference in the lives of children and adults with developmental disabilities? Do you want to work somewhere where you KNOW you are making a difference every day?
If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!
Being a Residential Director has its Advantages
As a Residential Director at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
The opportunity to lead a team and manage assigned residences.
Trainings to further develop your professional skills.
Paid 2 to 3 week orientation.
Over 5 weeks of paid time off your first year.
Tuition assistance after 6 months of working full time - up to 12 credits per year!
A rewarding experience helping individuals complete daily activities and achieving long term goals
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health New York provides programs and services for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and dual diagnoses. Located in Kingston, NY, this position is responsible for directly overseeing the program operations of three to four assigned houses. Such oversight includes supervision and training of Residence Managers; staff recruitment; compliance with staffing and fiscal targets; adherence with Devereux and state quality requirements; active programming in each house; and compliance with each individual's applicable ISP goals.
What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?
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. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visit https://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
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Education :Bachelor's Degree Required.
Experience : Minimum of three years of experience in a comparable residential treatment program, all of which shall be in a supervisory capacity. Strong interpersonal skills required. Must be able to get along with diverse personalities. Must handle detailed, complex concepts and problems and make rapid decisions.
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children.
Posted Date 1 month ago (11/5/2021 3:39 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-20799
Category Program Mgmt
Position Type Full-Time