Eliot Community Human Services JJ Asst Program Director Independent Living in Worcester, Massachusetts
Eliot’s youth services division includes independent living programs for youths who are court-involved and receiving long term treatment. These highly structured programs offers juvenile offenders support towards mental health recovery and independence.
Eliot is in search of a Bachelor level Asst Program Director with a 2 years of experience working with youthful offenders. Our ideal candidate will be committed to the principles of Wraparound and practice within a Family Driven and Youth guided framework that embraces Family Voice and Choice.
Oversee day to day operations of the independent living program in accordance with the program, contract, DYS, DEEC and ECHS policies.
Responsible for the scheduling of all independent living program appointments.
Responsible for fiscal oversight and supervision of youth budgeting as assigned.
Responsible for supervision of staff as assigned.
Facilitate scheduled and unannounced wellbeing checks.
Facilitate and attend as directed, all meetings associated with the operation of the program, including administrative, staff, shift change, and treatment team meetings.
Responsible for the weekly maintenance reports and completion of the program case documentation and systems including fire drills, search, security check, and all other assigned systems.
Serve as a member of the administrative team and the on-call rotation.
Assist in the hiring, counsel, discipline, and discharge of staff subject to the approval of the Vice President of Human Resources.
Facilitate and participate in orientation, training, and development opportunities for staff.
Submit timely and accurate employee supervision documentation and performance evaluations.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with the youth, their families, community agencies, licensing agents, and vendors, including DYS and DEEC.
Schedule: Monday through Friday 9am -5 pm with flexibility
Clinical Skills: Some Knowledge
Computer Software Skills: Intermediate
Experience with population: Intermediate
Communication Skills: Intermediate
Administrative Tasks: Intermediate
- Bachelors or better in Criminal Justice
Licenses & Certifications
- MA DRIVER'S LICENSE