BAMSI Assistant Program Director in Quincy, Massachusetts
40 hours - Schedule: Mon - Fri 8a-4p
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Day Hab Service Managers at BAMSI assist the Program Director in oversight, supervision and management of program operations in the day habilitation program. BAMSI offers nine Day Habilitation Centers located at pleasant and friendly sites throughout Massachusetts. Each location is fully handicap accessible and conveniently located near community resources. Due to the range of individual needs of those attending Day Habilitation Centers provide an array of services to ensure that each person’s unique needs and goals are met. Each person served has an individually designed service plan that outlines his or her supports, needs and personal goals. The plan is structured to encourage independence, enhance social activity, and improve the quality of individuals’ lives.
You will neeed at least two years’ experience working with the Acquired Brain Injury or Developmental Disabilities population. Must possess a valid driver's license in state of residence. Bachelor's degree desired.
BAMSI is a private, non-profit culturally diverse human services organization providing services to adults and children with developmental disabilities, mental illness, behavioral health, and public health needs. We at BAMSI believe that those we serve are capable of amazing things and deserve our best. We support them in their journeys and celebrate their accomplishments along the way.
We strive to offer valuable benefits that promote a healthy work/life balance and add value to our employees’ lives. Our comprehensive benefits include:
Generous Time Off Package
up to 4 weeks combined vacation, personal and cultural holiday
11 paid holidays
up to 2 weeks Sick Time
Highly Specialized Paid Trainings including opportunity to earn CEUs
Health and Dental Insurance
Life, Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance
403B plan with discretionary match
Employee Assistance Program
Career Development Opportunities
As a condition of employment, successful applicants will be required to be fully vaccinated, by their start date. Details related to demonstrating compliance with this requirement will be provided to candidates who have been selected for employment.
Training and Supervision of Staff:
Assist in the orientation and training of new staff.
Participate in the supervision and training of program staff.
Develop and monitor daily program schedule.
Assist with assessment of program and consumer training needs.
Assist the program director to ensure compliance with CARF standards and Division of Medical Assistance (Medicaid) regulations.
Maintain an excellent working relationship with state funding agents, community resources, other human service agencies and consumer families.
Promptly identify program areas of concern and address them in a timely and appropriate manner, seeking program director assistance and support as necessary.
Complete all required documentation in a timely manner.
Participate and conduct staff meetings, as assigned.
Assist in handling building maintenance issues.
Assist in the orientation of new consumers as appropriate.
Direct Service Responsibilities:
Fulfill case management and advocate duties as assigned.
Facilitate consumer-centered program development, including identification of possible adaptive equipment.
Ensure the safe implementation of behavior plans.
Perform duties to reflect agency/program policies and procedures and philosophy.
Perform duties in a professional manner and team-oriented manner.
Provide physical support to individuals having physical challenges, such as lifting or transferring as needed.
Provide direct service as needed.
Regularly participate in supervision and keep supervisor informed of consumer, personnel, funding source, and facility related issues.
Execute duties to reflect reasonable safety standards. Standard/universal precautions must be utilized and training obtained in areas that constitute risk.
At least two years’ experience working with the Acquired Brain Injury or Developmental Disabilities population required.
DHSP development and behavior management experience desired.
Must possess a valid driver's license in state of residence.
External Company Name: Brockton Area Multi-Services Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.bamsi.org/
Schedule: Mon - Fri 8a-4p