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If working within a short-term female residential continuum care program with girls ages 13-21 years old sounds like a challenging and rewarding career then West Side is the program for you!
West Side caters to females who are emotionally and behaviorally deregulated. The program uses a DBT model which helps to identify the skills and assist our students in making a successful transistion.
The maximum census at West Side is 24 students and it operates under a staff to student ratio of 1:3. The program's primary objectives include reducing or eliminating challenging behaviors and increasing the use of social skills and coping skills. You will play a key role in the development of age appropriate functional living skills and increased independence in completion of tasks of daily living amongst other other essential goals.
The Program Manager m anages the daily oversight and implementation of residential programming as well as works collaboratively with the management team to ensure a safe and quality milieu.
Being a Program Manager at Devereux has its Advantages.
You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. You would be responsible for the overall daily operations of a group home including program development, supervision of residential staff, management of program budget, integration of community opportunities for clients, and assurance of quality of milieu services.
We offer you the privilege of being able to work really closely with some of the most vulnerable people in our community to build on their strengths and truly make a contribution to an improvement in their lives as well as:
A fun, fast paced and supportive environment with opportunities to learn and grow in the Behavioral Healthcare field.
Being a part of an interactive team that includes; nursing, education, therapists, psychiatrists and you!
The ability to have influence in our client's treatment plans.
The opportunity to teach some of the most vulnerable members of our society.
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health - Massachusetts is located in Rutland, MA and is responsible for the safety and security of all youth as assigned and provides and ensures therapeutic interventions in a compassionate and safe environment.
Keywords: ASD, Manager, Supervisor, Coordinator, Residential, Community, Social Work, Human Services, Program Director, Management, Assistant Program Manager
Bachelor's Degree in Human Services, Sociology, Special Education, Counseling or Psychology.
One year of supervisory experience in a similar agency.
Two years experience working with individuals with ASD, mental and behavioral health disabilities in a residential setting preferred.
Excellent organizational, oral and written communication skills.
Consistently meets deadlines, ability to prioritize, multi-task and flexibility.
Willingness to be on-call.
Previous experience and knowlege of monitoring and managing fiscal responsibilities of a group home or residential setting.
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. This is integrated into the delivery of quality programming for the individuals we serve, their families, and other stakeholders, as well as 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. As a member of our team, you will support our commitment to cultural diversity and equity across all programs and services, and within all policies and employee practices.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Eligible employees are eligible to start benefits after 30 days of employment. In addition, we offer;
Medical (including telemedicine via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, and mental health services.
Student loan debt assistance, tuition reimbursement and continuing education assistance.
Generous time-off, 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.
Employee assistance / work-life balance program.
Visitbenefits.devereux.orgto see why we are a great place to work!
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE
Posted Date 2 months ago (8/28/2020 10:20 AM)
Requisition ID 2020-13374
Category Program Mgmt
Position Type Full-Time