Program Director

  • Waterbury, CT, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

At Dungarvin, you have the ability to make someone's life better! Embrace the opportunity to change someone's life by assisting people with disabilities. Providing personal and companion care at Dungarvin, you will have the ability to enhance the quality of life for individuals with disabilities.

Job Description

The Program Director is responsible for coordination and management of one to four program sites.  The primary areas of responsibility for this individual include personnel management and program coordination. Hiring the highest quality of staff and assuring their complete orientation and ongoing training. Assuring all aspects of the program are developed, implemented, coordinated, and monitored to the highest degree possible is the other major responsibility of this position.

The Program Director is also responsible for assuring coordination and management of the overall household operations, medical, financial and maintenance aspects of the home. The Program Director has the primary responsibility to coordinate and ensure the following services including but not limited to: program implementation and continuity, individual community involvement/integration, health/nutrition, family involvement, individual finances and educational/vocational programs.  This individual also acts as a primary role model for staff, providing supervision, structure, guidance, feedback, and training.

Qualifications

Two-year degree in related social services field and/or two years of experience in social services field.  Experience working in the field of developmental disabilities and  supervisory experience required.  Must be able to carry out duties without direct supervision. Must be responsible, flexible and possess good decision-making, time management and communication skills.

This position requires the use of computer software applications. It is expected that by the end of the orientation period the employee will have achieved sufficient competency in these applications to satisfactorily perform all job duties as assessed by their supervisor. Required software applications for this position include, but are not limited to; Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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