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State Director - Tennessee in Chattanooga, TN at Community Options

Date Posted: 7/5/2018

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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 qualified and dynamic State Director for Tennessee. This supervisory role provides guidance to the Executive Director(s) and Program Director, as well as all programs in his/her region, focusing on the continued development/expansion of services.

Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in Business Administration or a related field preferred, Bachelor's Degree required..
  • 5+ years' related experience in administrative and supervisory roles.
  • Understanding and commitment to community-based support for persons with disabilities.
  • Group home and Day Services experience.
  • DDA, DHR, and DORS experience.
  • Ability to present facts and recommendations effectively in oral and written form.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all daily operations and for compliance with state licensing and reporting standards.
  • Oversee the formulation and implementation of an advisory board which will assist the organization in developing and expanding their resources, thereby improving their service delivery.
  • Develop long and short-term goals for the region, and works with managers to ensure that goals are achieved.
  • Supervise, evaluate, and provide direct support to Executive Directors and Program Directors.
  • Recommend innovative approaches, policies, and procedures to effect continual improvements in the efficiency of operations and services performed in their region.
  • Recommend sound personnel practices in employee recruitment, evaluations, salary, termination and employee benefits, and advises management staff on same.
  • Present a clear picture of issues related to their regional operations to the Regional Vice President, outlining viable solutions and indicating advantages and disadvantages.
  • Locate and recommends appropriate grant and funding opportunities.
  • Produce fundraising activities that will effectively promote the needs of the national organization, and increase their funding base.
  • Prepares required statistical, financial and service reports as needed.
  • Interface with local, state and governmental agencies.

Working Conditions:

  • Frequent travel throughout designated region required
  • Work will take place in the administrative office, 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

 

Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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