Program Director

MENTOR NETWORK - Carson, CA (30+ days ago)2.8

Program Director
Primary Location: CA-CACarson-214 E Dominguez St

California MENTOR

Everybody needs a job but only extraordinary people work here. Our team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve. The heart of what we do is support people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities of all ages.

As a Program Director / Group Homes Administrator with California MENTOR, you’ll be one of those extraordinary people. This position supports those in a residential home serving individuals with medical or behavioral complexities. We seek a passionate leader who can successfully direct program staff to provide high quality services to individuals we support. In this role you will manage the day-to-day operations with the support of your Area Director, Quality Assurance and Human Resources team. Bring your creative ideas and your passion for success; we’ll train you on the rest.

Do you have leadership experience working with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and you’re looking for a meaningful change in your work life? Leverage your skills with California MENTOR to make an impact in people’s lives. Join our dedicated, dynamic and fast growing team today!

Qualifications:Job Responsibilities:
Develop and maintain quality services and engaging activities that meet the individuals needs
Manages the day to day operations in compliance with regulatory requirements
Interview and select talented staff. Lead, develop and inspire team providing on-going performance coaching
Writes and implements Individual Service Plans (ISP); ensures on-going communication with planning team
Financial responsibility in the following areas: operational budget, time-keeping and billing for services provided
Builds and maintains relationships with families, Regional Centers, and regulatory agencies
Prepares incident reports for both internal and external agencies

If you have leadership experience and a passion for those we serve… we want to hear from you!

What we require of you:
Bachelor’s degree and two years of related experience in the human services industry preferred
One year of experience in management in a human services related field
Demonstrated success in a leadership role
Flexible schedule, including occasional nights and weekends
Ability to effectively establish and maintain meaningful relationships
Ability to coordinate activities and services to meet the on-going needs of individuals served
Strong follow through to ensure quality services, regulations and Network Standards are upheld
High energy, goal-oriented, and an ability to inspire people
Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance
Must be 18 years of age
Must pass background investigation that includes FBI/DOJ fingerprint check

What we offer you:
A competitive compensation/benefits package including 401(k) with company matching
Annual bonus plan
A rewarding work environment
Meaningful relationships with your co-workers and the individuals we serve
Time Off & Holiday Pay
Family-oriented environment, casual dress
Employee discounts; fun employee events
Dynamic work environment, no day is ever the same as the next
On-the-job training including paid CEU opportunities, career development and advancement opportunities
Access to jobs throughout the nation-wide Network
Mileage reimbursement

Bring the right attitude; we’ll train you for success!

We have a great work environment and you’ll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues. California MENTOR is a partner of the MENTOR Network. The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services. With approximately 28,000 employees serving 25,000+ consumers in 36 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.