New Beginning, Inc
Program Director
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IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR:   Executive Director


Duties and Responsibilities:

The Program Director maintain the day to day operation of the
residential facility; conducts and/or reviews performance evaluations
of staff in accordance with policy; monitors staff performance or
regular basis and provides feedback; meets regularly with facility
directors and staff; communicates regularly with the community/
monitors equipment and supplies; reviews curriculum and service
delivery model; evaluates consumers referred and receiving services;
monitors implementation of programs; coordinates and monitors the
documentation process; orientate, trains and supervise Direct Support
Professional, prepares staffing reports; ensures implementation of
Individual Support Plan; participates in interdisciplinary team
meetings; make program modifications as needed; reviews, signs, and
date program data collection process; coordinate all services offered
to each Individual; review staff incidents and complete required
documentation; ensures compliance with the rights of Individuals;
ensures individual-to-staff ratio is maintained as established by
residence; participates in discharge planning; monitors behavioral
management; ensure the safety and the well being of Individuals by
scheduling monthly fire drills.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Possess strong supervision skills; ability to establish and maintain
effective working relationships with Individuals, community and staff;
demonstrated ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing;
Investigative and interviewing skills; ability to analyze findings,
identify problems and formulate solutions; knowledge of Intellectual
Disabilities and related physical, health and behavioral concerns;
enjoys working with all people; possess caring and positive attitude;
and experience working with individuals diagnosed intellectually
disabled; Bachelor  Degree from an accredited college or university
with two years of successful work experience with adults in the field of
institutional management, social work, education, human services or
other allied profession.