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Program Director (House Manager)

Company: Keystone Human Services
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Keystone Human Services is the parent organization of six nonprofit subsidiary companies. We work to create an environment where all people, regardless of ability, can grow, make choices and be valued and contributing members of the community. In this vision, we see the welfare of all people being vested in the welfare of each individual. Our services include the areas of intellectual disabilities, autism, mental health, Head Start, and an internationally accredited service dog program.

Keystone Autism Services is seeking a full time Program Director to join our team of innovative professionals in supporting adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders and other diagnoses.

The Program Director manages all operational aspects of a residential program within Keystone Autism Services. This position provides strong leadership in areas including, but not limited to, strategic use of resources, budgeting and financial management, quality, human resources, and ongoing development of new and existing practices.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide leadership in establishing and obtaining operational goals in alignment with the organization's strategic plan
  • Supervise staff in the performance of their responsibilities, including establishing employee performance standards, providing training, coaching, counseling and feedback
  • Monitor work schedules to ensure adequate coverage within assigned programs, while staying within the budgeted hours
  • Ensure that program resources are adequately utilized
  • Ensure compliance with agency, county, regional and state regulations in order to meet licensing requirements
  • Work with management to ensure that all staff are supported and quality services are delivered consistent with the Agency's vision, mission, values and all applicable laws, regulations and licensing standards
  • Work with clinical leadership and staff to effectively manage emergency or crisis situations
  • Provide direct care as needed

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in human services or related field
  • Two years of combined training and experience in the field of human services to include at least one year of direct experience in the Autism field
  • Ability to work collaboratively and effectively with people at all levels of the organization
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to respond effectively in high stress/crisis
  • Successful completion of the pre-employment process, including motor vehicle record and criminal background checks

Preferred Qualifications:

  • One year supervisory experience
  • Regulatory compliance experience

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: Keystone Human Services, Harrisburg , Program Director (House Manager), Other , Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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