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SCO Family of Services ASSISTANT RESIDENCE MANAGER - OPWDD in Suffolk, New York

_PURPOSE OF THE POSITION_:

To ensure that the house is operated in response to each consumer’s benefit and in compliance with relevant regulations.

_REPORTS TO_: Program Manager/Program Coordinator

_SUPERVISES_: Direct Care Counselors

I. _SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES_ * Consumer Responsibilities * Supervision * Administration * Facilities Management * Community Relation * Performance * Develop activities in and outside of the house * Ensure consumer diet and nutrition in all aspects i.e. menu plans, weight records etc * Monitoring consumer’s health through contact with physicians, dentists and other treatment personnel * Ensures Consumer’s program plans are followed * Obtains and maintains AMAP/CPR/First Aid/SCIP-R certifications * Provide Direct Care Services as needed

II. _QUALIFICATIONS_ * A minimum of high school diploma or GED * A clean and valid NYS driver’s license preferred * Experience working with people with developmental disabilities/traumatic brain injured preferred * Working knowledge of OPWDD regulations. * Familiarity with Justice Center requirements * Ability to handle emergencies in a professional manner. * * III. _RELATIONSHIP WITH OTHERS_ __ * Has a good attitude/team spirit * A good role model for consumers * Demonstrates a high level of professionalism with co-workers and supervisors * Demonstrates respect for individuals * Demonstrates the ability to work as a team with co-workers * Demonstrates respect for supervisors and a willingness to learn

IV. _WORKING CONDITIONS_ * Maintains standard of high quality work * Maintains high quality productivity * Demonstrates good judgment and decision-making * Serves as a good role model of consumers

V. _SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY_ * Responsible for hiring, training, evaluating and in conjunction with Director, terminating of staff for the house * Responsible for supervision of all staff * Act as a resource to direct care staff * Writes and conducts three month performance review of new direct care staff and their formal written annual performance review * Conducts weekly supervision with full time direct care staff * Participates in the monthly staff meetings * Meets regular with the Clinical Team to provide ongoing monitoring of progress of consumer programs and consumer progress * Ensures that all staff receives the mandated in-service training * Conducts orientation program for all new direct care staff

  • A minimum of high school diploma or GED
  • A clean and valid NYS driver’s license preferred
  • Experience working with people with developmental disabilities/traumatic brain injured preferred
  • Working knowledge of OPWDD regulations.
  • Familiarity with Justice Center requirements
  • Ability to handle emergencies in a professional manner.

SCO Family of Services is an Equal Opportunity Employment Employer.

Job: *PROGRAM ASST MANAGER

Organization: *SD006

Title: ASSISTANT RESIDENCE MANAGER - OPWDD

Location: New York-Suffolk-Brentwood

Requisition ID: 40367

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