Assistant Director- Residential Services
For 60 years, The Arc, Ocean County Chapter, Inc. has been creating opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The Arc began as a group of parents and concerned individuals who wanted more for their children. It continues to be a grassroots organization with over 730 chapters. All are committed to working at local, state and federal levels to promote and protect human rights and help people achieve full and satisfying lives.
The Arc, Ocean County Chapter Inc. is currently offering a great opportunity to enhance the lives of individuals with disabilities! Our agency is in need of an Assistant Director of Residential Services to oversee a group of residential programs that provide direct care to individuals with disabilities within Ocean County. The Assistant Director will be responsible for management of 4 Residence Managers, approximately 40 staff, and must be able to cooperatively work with the agency Registered Nurses to manage the Nursing staff. The Assistant Director of Residential Services will oversee the management of daily activities within the community residences. They will assist in the development of the Individual Habilitation Plans and participate in Interdisciplinary team meetings for all residents services.
The Assistant Director of Residential Services must have effective and positive communication skills in order to interact with staff,families, guardians, funding and regulatory agency personnel, and other outside agencies in order to meet the needs of the individuals served.They will also be responsible for evaluating agency staff, interviewing and making other recruiting recommendations for their programs, creating and overseeing the schedules for each of their community residences.
The Assistant Director of Residential Services will participate in the emergency coverage (on-call) rotation for residential programs and may need to be flexible with their hours to meet the needs of the programs.
The successful candidate will be 18 years of age or older , have a valid NJ DL with no more than 5 points, and have a minimum of 3 years of supervisory experience in the field of Developmental Disabilities. A B.A. in Human Services, Special Education or related area is required. This is not an entry level position.
We are proud to offer a full benefits package including medical, dental, Rx, company 401(k) with a match, paid time off, and various other supplemental benefits.