Supervisory Responsibilities: Senior Residential Managers, Nursing Staff, Residential Case Managers
Job Summary: Provide overall leadership and management to ensure the effective and efficient operations of the agency’s community living programs.
Oversee all aspects of community living services including 24-hour and intermittent supports
Provide direction and leadership for medication administration service delivery
Ensure all residents are safe
Ensure there are adequate and competent staff to include recruitment, retention, development and disciplinary activities
Develop and efficiently implement a budget for services overseen by this position
Monitor and manage accordingly revenue and expenses to ensure the area of responsibility is financially sound
Provide a lead role in coordination with the Executive Vice President to develop and implement the agency’s performance improvement plan
Ensure the quality of service through the use of quality assessment, standards compliance and other evaluative means
Advocate for client rights and develop community resources to enable clients to maximize their independence and integration into the community
Responsible for DHS licensing and compliance with DHS rules related to 24-hour and intermittent
Oversee intake process for residential services
Observes safe job practices, maintaining a clean and safe working environment
Education and Experience: B.A. Degree in Social Services, Psychology or related area; Q qualified; ten years of experience in human services of which at lease five must be in the field of residential services; five years of supervisory experience; must be computer literate.
Our Purpose:Every day, we renew our commitment to providing choices and opportunities for persons with disabilities and their families through a culture of innovation and caring, to enrich their lives and maximize their independence.Our People:New Star serves over 650 children and adults each day whose lives are impacted by mild to profound disabilities. Our service area reaches those living in an...d around the Chicagoland area and Northwest Indiana.•CARF Accredited•Illinois DHS Licensed•Indiana FSSA Licensed