Special Citizens Futures Unlimited Inc. Day Habilitation Assistant Manager in Bronx, New York

SUMMARY

Under the supervision of the Day Habilitation Manager, the Day Habilitation Assistant Manager is responsible for assisting the Day to day operations of the day program and is an integral part of all day program duties is to ensure that all necessary measures are in place to maintain adequate safety and well-being of the consumers.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Day Habilitation Assistant Manager assumes all duties and responsibilities in the absence of the manager:

  • Assists with the development of the individuals comprehensive service planning.

  • Provide supervision, assistance and training of all staff.

  • Assists with compliance of Day Habilitation staff training requirements.

  • Assists with maintaining Program standards ensuring they meet State and Federal Regulations.

  • Assists with ensuring all emergency procedures are implemented as required by Federal, State, Agency and Program regulations, policies, and procedures.

  • Assists with completion and timely filing of billing documents in accordance with Medicaid Standards.

  • Communicates and Coordinates with the nursing staff to ensure individual’s medical needs are met.

  • Represent the Agency in a professional manner in dealing with individual’s family members, guardians, and other outside vendors.

  • Any other duties, as assigned.

SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or related field.

  • Progressive experience working with OPWDD regulations and policies.

  • Progressive experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities.

  • Maintenance of necessary certifications as per OPWDD and Agency Regulations.

  • The ability to lead others, exercise good judgment, understand and follow written and oral instructions, and to express ideas clearly, both verbally and in writing.

  • Valid unrestricted New York State Driver’s License, to agency standard.

  • Ability to travel and transport individuals.

  • Flexibility as days, hours and location may change based on agency needs.