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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Program Coordinator Evening Shift Float - STAIRS in West Chester, Pennsylvania

Description

Program Coordinator

Are you interested in working in a supervisory role? Do you enjoy working with individuals with specials needs?

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

Being a Program Coordinator at Devereux has its Advantages

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

  • Tuition assistance

  • Generous paid time off

  • Great health benefits

  • Opportunities for advancement

Responsibilities : Provides primary “first-line” supervision for staff and clients during assigned shift.

Devereux Pennsylvania Children’s Services (DPACS) center serves children, adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorders, intellectual and developmental disabilities, behavioral, emotional and psychiatric challenges and disorders. Located in West Chester and Malvern Pennsylvania, services provided include psychiatric residential treatment (PRTF), residential treatment (RTF), acute inpatient psychiatric hospital (AIP), assessment services, community-based mental health services, community-based employment training and social skills training, and approved private school educational services to male and female children and adolescents (6-21 years of age) with diagnoses of intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, concomitant psychiatric and behavioral challenges often associated with experiencing some level of trauma in their lives. A primary focus throughout the program is the philosophy of Program-Wide Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PW-PBIS), a program-wide system of care that promotes and rewards positive behaviors, and prevents negative behaviors, to create safe, supportive living environments. Each year, more than 1,000 children and adolescents receive specialized care, in the environment best suited to the unique challenges they face, all with the goal of providing each child with the academic, social, emotional and life skills needed to flourish in their home community.

Keywords: Manager, Lead Staff, Residential aide

{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}

Qualifications

-Associate's Degee or credit equivalent in Human Services or related field required with a desire to pursue a Bachelor's Degree.-

-One year supervisory experience in a residential treatment or health care setting preferred; one year of direct care work required.

  • Must possess and maintain valid driver's license, and be at least 21 years of age.

  • Proficient computer skills and mastery of Microsoft Office applications.

  • Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple tasks.

  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills.

  • Have a strong passion for working with and helping children with special needs.

Posted Date 2 weeks ago (8/4/2022 10:38 AM)

Requisition ID 2022-25608

Category Program Mgmt

Position Type Full-Time

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