Requisition Number: WISTR-PRGMG-H-06-2020-02
Job Title: Program Manager
City: Philadelphia
State: PA

Minimum Degree Required: C - 4 Year Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 4
Salary Range: $20.19 - $21.63 per hour

Program Manager

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Description/Job Summary

 
RHD's Wister Street is a licensed Intensive Community Residential Facility providing services to individuals with chronic mental illness and concurring forensic involvement. The Program Manager will provide direct supervision to the Direct Support Professionals.
 
Essential Duties and Functions:
  • Provide supervision to Direct Support Staff and Certified Peer Specialist
  • Provide on-call responsibilities
  • Ensure coverage of all shifts with adequate staffing
  • Respond to emergency assistance pertaining to residents and DSP’s as needed
  • Ensure that the program  is operating in compliance with 5310 Regulations
  • Ensure services meet the resident’s in the following areas: legal, behavioral health, medical, vocational, educational and recreation services.
  • Facilitate  Monthly  Staff Meetings
  • Conduct Monthly Supervision with DSPs
  • Attend clinical meetings
  • Facility groups weekly DBT and Skills Groups
  • Attend Court Hearings
  • Works closely with members of administrative team regarding program development, residents concerns, policy and procedures and staff development
 Qualifications:
  
Candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree
Candidate will have at least 4 years prior experience working with justice  involved individuals living with mental health challenges.
Candidate must have at least 2 years of supervisory experience.
Candidate must possess exceptional organizational skills w/ attention to detail, proficient verbal and written communication and documentation skills and the ability to perform multi-task.
Candidate must have the ability to flex work/time schedule to meet varying needs of residents and/or program.
Candidate must possess skills in supporting and implementing RHD’s Corporate Values.
Candidate must possess computer skills and the ability to navigate RHD’s systems including but not limited to Lawson, Avatar and Cornerstone.
Must posses a Valid Driver's License

Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.

Responsibilities/Duties

Provides direct supervision to Direct Support Professionals

Provide on-Call Responsibilities

Ensure coverage of all shifts with adequate staffing

Respond to emergency assistance pertaining to residents and DSP's as needed

Ensure that program is operating in compliance with 5310 Regulations

Ensure servces meet the residents in the following areas: behavioral health;medical, legal,vocational, educational and recreation services.

Facilitate Monthly Staff Meetings

Conduct Montlhy Supervisions with DSP's

Attend Clinical Meetings

Facilitate psychoeducation and clinical groups weekly

Attend Court Hearings

Work closey wilth members of administrative team regarding program development regarding residents concerns, program policy and procedures and staff develoment.

Required Experience

At least 4 years working with justice involved individuals living with mental health conditions.

Required Education

Bachleor's Degree in Human Services

Required Qualifications

Exceptional organizational skills with attention to detail, profiecent verbal and written communication skills.

Ability to work in a fast- paced residential environment

Strong interpersonal skills

Computer literate

Must posses a Valid Driver;s License


Program Summary

RHD Wister Street is a 14- bed licensed CRR providing residential services to justice involved individuals with chronic mental illness.
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Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.