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Director of Residential Services

Board of Child Care Falling Waters, WV

  • Expired: April 14, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Director of Residential ServicesReports to: Executive Director of WV and PAFLSA Classification: ExemptLast date reviewed: 2/12/2018Position Summary:The Program Director provides leadership that embodies BCC core values and to establish standards for professional excellence which support the fidelity of BCC Theory of Change in the residential program. This person ensures congruence with BCC s purpose, while supporting licensing standards and the Code of Ethics related to national standards adopted by CARF and EAGLE accrediting bodies and other relevant governing bodies. The Program Director will provide supports and oversight to the leadership team of the program, while promoting and participating in continuous quality improvement efforts.

The Program Director will utilize adaptive leadership to drive BCC transformational efforts throughout residential services by building and maintaining high performing teams that work collaboratively to meet program goals. The Program... Director will demonstrate fundamental respect for the dignity of others through employing a trauma informed lens to supervise, coach, and mentor staff, while ensuring accountability for results.

The Program Director maintains a positive team spirit to foster engagement of talent.Essential Functions: Role-model for youth, talent, stakeholder, and families the essence of Trauma Informed Practices. Identify and monitor key performance indicators for departmental process improvement and accountability. Coordinate the care team in the provision of services and programs for clients and families through the therapeutic team approach.

Demonstrates adaptive leadership through supportive coaching and mentoring to care team through regular administrative supervision and training opportunities. Integral person responsible for the professional development of the department, recognizing the importance of addressing vicarious trauma for staff. Monitor fiscal resources for the programs.

Ensure that the CTC s are following agency policy related to fiscal monitoring. Assist with program development, responding to grant funding and/or RFP s. Provide effective communication across departments and programs to ensure consistency of expectations, as well as works effectively as a member of the interdisciplinary team.

Embrace the concept of a family driven and youth guided care setting, ensuring that youth and families are integral partners in the treatment of the residents. Create an environment that invites families to engage in and enhance the services provided to youth and advancing a philosophy that supports an ongoing commitment to the youth and family, promoting individualized and culturally competent services, eliminating blame and supporting the strength of every family member. Work in and with the local communities, fostering collaboration and partnerships with community resources and support networks in the effort to connect youth and families to the natural supports that are available to them.

Provides support to the care team related to the coordination and implementation of the activity schedule and programming for the living unit, that supports the treatment modality, while ensuring a diverse offering of opportunities for youth exposure and participation, as well as clear expectations to staff about their role to facilitate. Oversees the implementation of the guidance plans, evidence based practice models and any other specialized interventions in a manner that is individualized and can grow and change based on the needs of the youth and families. Ensures that treatment services are provided to all youth and families 24/7 in keeping with COMAR, CARF and agency standards.

Ensures that there is an effective and efficient system of coordination for staff utilization related to the complexity of youth and families, i.e. transportation, crisis support, behavior management and education. Develop systems of accountability and ensures that the policies and procedures of the a

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