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Associate Program Director

Company: Key Human Services
Location: Waterbury
Posted on: July 29, 2022

Job Description:

Key Human Services, Inc. creates opportunities for men, women and children with disabilities to grow and make meaningful life choices and provides assistance in finding home, health, friends, work and a presence in their communities. Key Human Services is seeking Associate Program Directors to join our team of professionals in making a positive difference in the lives of our neighbors and the community. The Associate Program Director IFS is an assistant management position, and acts as the primary back-up for the Program Director. Performs a combination of both direct care and supervisory level job functions as delegated by the Program Director. Responsibilities Include: Teach and assist with daily living skills like cooking and light housekeeping Provide and assist with direct care such as personal care and hygiene Coordinate day-to-day operations, serving as a lead person in the program to assist with scheduling and training program staff Assist with supervising and completing various aspects of program operations including the physical site, staff, and individuals supported Assist in coordinating, prioritizing and scheduling supports for individuals in the program Assist in keeping families, legal guardians, case managers and Key's management personnel informed of relevant activities, incidents and/or changes in conditions Assist in developing a staffing schedule that ensures sufficient, appropriately qualified and adequately trained personnel are available to meet the needs of the individuals being supported Assist in developing and implementing goals for individuals' plans and collect necessary data Provide emergency back-up coverage as needed Support individuals to become independent, make decisions, and live a meaningful dignified life with valued social roles (ex: friend, neighbor, student, employee) Position Details: Pay rate is $18.50 per hour Full-time positions are available Great work environment, excellent benefits, career development and advancement opportunities Competitive benefits package available to Full-time and Part-time employees Minimum Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent; College degree is preferred (degrees and/or credits earned outside of the United States must be evaluated for equivalency) Valid Connecticut driver's license with a five year clean driving history Three years of related work experience in Human Services Reliable vehicle with valid automobile insurance Effective communication skills, both verbal and written Successful completion of the pre-employment process, including motor vehicle record and criminal background checks Preferred Qualifications: Supervisory experience is preferred Current CPR and First Aid certification and Medication Administration certification preferred Demonstrated reliable and consistent work history Keystone Human Services is committed to an inclusive workplace that does not discriminate against race, nationality, religion, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other protected characteristic under federal, state or local law. We believe in diversity and encourage any qualified individual to apply. Disclaimer: The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this job. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Keywords: Key Human Services, Waterbury , Associate Program Director, Executive , Waterbury, Connecticut

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