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Residential Program Specialist in Philadelphia, PA at Community Options

Date Posted: 6/17/2018

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Job Description

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

We are seeking a Residential Program Manager in the Philadelphia area to supervise Program Manager(s) and Staffing Coordinator(s) and handle new program development. This role is responsible for setting up new homes, handling state paperwork and overseeing the transition for consumers.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred.
  • 3+ years’ experience in Home Community Based Service or related field.
  • 2+ years in a supervisory role.
  • Knowledge and understanding of local regulatory agency operations and a commitment to community based support for persons with disabilities.
  • Valid Driver’s License.


  • Manage Program Manager(s) and Staffing Coordinator(s), including, but not limited to, hiring, staff evaluations, employee relations and documentation, monitoring and scheduling required staff training, seminars, and conferences.
  • Responsible for new program development, setting up new homes, handling state paperwork, and overseeing the transition for consumers.
  • Monitors the health and medical needs of the consumers and completes and tracks required medical documentation. Ensures follow-up is completed.
  • Responsible for monitoring, tracking and scheduling house and vehicle maintenance.
  • Monitor fiscal, medical, personal and ISP documentation to ensure accuracy.
  • Serve as an active member of each person’s Inter-Disciplinary Team (IDT).
  • Responsible for covering shifts, as necessary.

Working Conditions:

  • On-Call 24 hours a day, in cooperation with other management staff.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.

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

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Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer