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Program Specialist in Allentown, PA at Community Options

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Allentown, PA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    7/13/2018

Job Description

Community Options, Inc. is a national non-profit agency providing services to individuals with disabilities in 11 states. 

We are seeking a Program Specialist to create, implement, and coordinate all aspects of new fund development. This role helps determine the best training methods, assistance, and supports for an individual.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in the developmental field.
  • Knowledge and understanding of local regulatory agency operations.
  • Understanding and commitment to community-based support for persons with disabilities.
  • Valid Driver’s License.

Responsibilities:

  • Complete staff evaluations.
  • Monitor and maintain residential budget and overtime.
  • Monitor and schedule required staff training's, seminars, and conferences.
  • Monitor fiscal, medical, personal and ISP documentation to ensure accuracy.
  • Participate in Circle(s) of Support for personal future planning.
  • Monitor and schedule house and vehicle maintenance.
  • Oversee the maintaining and monitoring of individual finances by CSS Manager.
  • Build a support network between the individuals and community members.
  • Prepare progress reports for consumer's immediate support group.
  • Ensure consistent service delivery that connects work, home, and recreational needs.
  • Submit monthly written reports to the appropriate individuals outlining operational status, progress, and concerns.
  • May perform the duties of Direct Support Professional as necessary, in accordance with current staffing needs.

Working Conditions:

  • On-Call, 24 hours a day, in cooperation with other management staff.
  • May transport participants in own vehicle (if applicable).
  • Work will take place in the community and in the homes.

Competitive Benefits:

  • Insurance Options (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Paid Holidays—Including a Birthday Holiday
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Employee Incentive & Discount Programs
  • 403b Retirement Plan with Employer Match
  • Exceptional Career Growth Opportunities

If interested, please click Apply Now or send resume to: RESUMES-LHALLENTOWN@COMOP.ORG

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Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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