Posted on: November 17, 2020 • Category: Job Opportunity
Community Living Services Director
Pathway Services Unlimited, Inc.
No. of Jobs: 1
Job Type: Full-Time
Pay Type: Salary
Compensation: $50,000 - $54,000
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Phone 1: 217-479-2300
Pathway Services Unlimited
Pathway Services Unlimited, Inc.
1905 W. Morton Ave.
Jacksonville, Morgan, IL 62650
Verifiable documentation of education. Bachelor's degree in Social Sciences or related field and five or more years' combined experience in administration and program services. Combined education and experience may meet requirements. Ability to read, as measured by the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) and able to meet the requirements of Direct Support Person (DSP). Must have a valid driver's license and insurable driving record. Prior management experience in a union setting a plus. Experience with persons with developmental disabilities and other physical and mental challenges preferred. Ability to meet the physical requirements required by the position. This is a professional position which requires good verbal and written communication skills. Ability to appropriately utilize available computer programs and systems. Ability to prioritize responsibilities and adapt to the changing needs of the Agency is crucial. Ability to interact with individuals who receive services from our Agency, employees, supervisory/management staff, legal contacts, members of the Board of Directors, and community members.
Administer and supervise all Agency residential services, subject to the administrative approval of the Executive Director/designee and consistent with the goals and objectives of the Agency. Is supervised and evaluated by the Executive Director. Responsibilities and Duties Assists in preparation and development of annual budget for residential programs and manages expenses to ensure operation within budgetary limits. Monitors residential activities, and any other area assigned, to ensure quality services are provided to individuals served. Responsible for maintaining enrollment in residential homes and filling any vacancy, when necessary. Consults with Human Resources Director to ensure an orderly personnel program is maintained within area of responsibility, including appropriate staffing patterns, recruitment, hiring and training, job descriptions, performance standards and appraisals, compensation, etc. Interprets Board and operational policies and procedures and recommends changes, as appropriate. Assists the Executive Director with administrative planning and programming, liaison, public relations, fundraising and other functions as assigned. Meets with senior management and supervisors under his/her direction on a regular basis. Attends meetings of the Board of Directors and General Membership and Agency committees as assigned. Evaluates managers under his/her direction annually. Guides managers under his/her direction promoting attitudes of teamwork and facilitating communications. Communications issues, concerns, successes, and observations that impact the Agency to the Executive Director. Evaluates process and outcomes of programs under his/her direction on a regular basis and suggests improvements on areas of quality, efficiency, effectiveness, and satisfaction of persons served. Advocates for and protects the health and safety rights of persons served. Ensures programs are in compliance with requirements of regulatory agencies. Oversees and evaluates the function and operations of the Nursing Department.
Benefits: *Health, Dental and Vision Insurance *Life Insurance *401K *Guardian Short Term Disability, Accident, and Critical Illness policies available *Eleven (11) paid holidays (after completion of probationary period) Rate of pay based on education and experience. Application Process **All interested persons must complete a Pathway Services Employment Application to be considered for this position. You can apply in person at our main office, Pathway Plaza, 1905 W. Morton Avenue, Jacksonville, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. You may also apply online by visiting our website, www.pathwayservices.org and click on the Careers tab.