Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Program Director in Malvern, Pennsylvania


Do you excel in the areas of operational, programmatic, staffing and fiscal management? Is your passion to be a key member in a mission driven organization that focuses on empowering the lives of others and providing opportunities for success?

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

Being a Program Director at Devereux has its Advantages

You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

  • Collaborative work with an integrated treatment team-direct care, education, psychiatry, medical & nursing

  • Exposure & experience with external agencies/personnel-DPW, DHS, Juvenile Probation, Managed Care, etc.

  • Opportunities to serve on specialized committees/work-groups

  • Specialized training opportunities to include: Supervisory Excellence, Leadership Development, Project Management

Devereux Children's Behavioral Health Services provides programs and services for children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral health disorders. This position is available at our Mapleton Residential Campus, located in Malvern, PA and provides treatment to adolescent females.

The role is responsible to administer and coordinate unit operations to provide safe and effective programs and services for clients. Manage unit fiscal budget and participates in admissions processes. Provide supervision and guidance to all employees in your charge by communicating and ensuring compliance with organizational and center standards of care; communicating and ensuring compliance with organizational and center policies and procedures; ensuring cooperation with other departments/functions of the treatment team and/or other support services (e.g., utilization review, admissions, business office); and providing a work environment that encourages skills acquisition and employee development.

Keywords: Program Management, Supervisor, RTF, MBA, MSW, LSW, Psychologist, Social Work


  • Masters Degree in related field.

  • Five years of increasing supervisory responsibility and experience in a child welfare, behavioral health or social service setting.

Company Overview

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.

We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.

Our Culture, Our Expectations

At Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our benefit programs include medical (including telemedicine - medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off, a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.

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The employment policies of Devereux 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.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.

Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE

Requisition ID 2019-3941

Category Program Mgmt

Position Type Full-Time