Catholic Charities of LI Assistant Residential Manager in Copiague, New York
ASSISTANT RESIDENTIAL MANAGER
Residential Services for Developmentally Disabled Adults Copiague, LI
We are seeking a talented professional with a passion for lending their skills & abilities to help our developmentally disabled adults who reside in our group home in Copiague, LI to achieve their goals and experience pride in what they have accomplished.
In this role, you will assist the Residence Manager to provide "person-centered care" by encouraging teamwork, supervising staff, observing regulatory requirements and ensuring effective house operations.
Our ideal candidate for this Assistant Manager opportunity will be a seasoned supervisor with a background in caring for developmentally disabled adults, including those experiencing age-onset medical issues.
Full benefits package includes: 3 weeks' vacation, 18 paid holidays, health/dental, free life insurance, tuition assistance, and retirement planning.
Key Responsibilities Include: *Supervising Residence Counselors and assisting in scheduling staff to ensure full staffing 24/7; *Ensuring that Individual Service Plans and goals are developed with residents, implemented and documented appropriately by staff; *In absence of Manager, communicating with residents' family members to provide information, status reports; *Performing hands-on Residence Counselor duties as needed, including transporting and accompanying residents into the community, providing direct care, performing household maintenance duties.
Basic Requirements: *High School Diploma/GED. Associate's Degree preferred. *Minimum of 2 yrs. experience supervising staff in a residential care setting is required *Experience caring for developmentally disabled adults in a residential setting *Well-developed administrative & organizational skills *Clean, valid NYS Driver's License *Ability to accommodate a flexible work schedule according to resident care needs
TO APPLY - Email resume and cover letter of interest to: firstname.lastname@example.org OR fax to: 516.733.7038 Please reference "ASST. RESIDENTIAL MGR." in the subject line of your email.
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