• Direct Support Manager

    Job Description

    If making a positive impact in the lives of others is a constant on your to-do list — you’ll LOVE working with a team that puts people first.

    We’re looking for a Direct Support Manager to join our team!
     
    This position’s primary focus is to coordinate and direct operations of our Residential and/or Day Services Program. This includes scheduling of staff, implementing program plans, and coordinating appointments and activities for the individuals served. 
     
    Who will love this job:
     
    A coach and leader -  you inspire solution-oriented thinking to those around you and are always ready to take on new challenges and situations
     
    A teacher - not only do you love providing tangible solutions to others but you naturally bring the tools and perspective that help others “connect the dots”
     
    A mediator - you naturally draw people together and are a catalyst for building trusting relationships 
     
    A creative problem-solver-  you aren’t afraid to analyze a situation, identify potential problems, and make the necessary adjustments
     
    What you’ll do:
    • Bring valuable insights, institutional knowledge, and assistance to members of the direct support team.
    • Demonstrate and train team members to interact with the people we serve in an emotionally supportive and therapeutic manner.
    • Oversee the maintenance and upkeep of the residential facility and vehicles, ensuring all living environments and program activities are in compliance with regulatory requirements and accreditation standards
    • Provide guidance and assist with emergency situations on an on-call basis
    • Manage petty cash funds and other financial accounts, as well as the purchasing of groceries and supplies.
    • Maintain medical, social and programmatic files with detailed and accurate documentation
    Ideally you should have ...                                                                                                                                                                                 
    • A passion to serve others
    • Strong attention to detail
    • A curious, resourceful, and solution-oriented mindset
    • Excellent time management skills and the ability to juggle multiple responsibilities while communicating honestly about your timelines, challenges and questions.  
    • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field 
    • Four years of experience in a related field 
    • One year experience in a supervisory or management role
    • Certification in CPR and First Aid
    Extras we think you’ll love:
    • Competitive Pay
    • Health Insurance
    • Professional & Personal Development Opportunities
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Paid Time Off (you earn it from day 1!)
    SCHEDULE: Mainly 8-5 with some evenings and weekends as required – rotating on call for weekend coverage
     
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