Academic Manager - Job Corps in Lopez, PA at ResCare

Date Posted: 3/21/2018

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    Lopez, PA
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Job Description


Title: Academic Manager - Job Corps

Job Category: Operations Management

Line of Business: Residential Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Academic Manager - Job Corps.

Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.

Academic Manager - Job Corps Responsibilities

Assists in the supervision of instructors and the administration of the Academic Education Program.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Devises students’ schedules to prescribe individual trajectory plans.
  • Ensures adequate class size (student teacher ratio).
  • Monitor timely all ESP submissions to the counselor.
  • Assists in the scheduling and accountability of instructors.
  • Participates on all required committees.
  • Account for all instructors (attendance, classroom management, lessons, and lesson plans).
  • Reviews OMS reports, both Center and SPAMIS reports for accuracy.
  • Assists in the development of Corrective Action Plans as needed.
  • Monitor all TABE, GED Testing and WIN usage.
  • Reviews GED pre/post test results to determine readiness.
  • Assists GED instructors in developing remedial instruction.
  • Assists in and monitors incentives and merit points and the distribution of awards.
  • Other duties as assigned

Specific Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university, or equivalent combination of education and related experience.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

  • Valid State driver’s license

Language Skills:

  • Ability to read, analyzes, and interprets general business periodicals and professional journals, technical procedures, or government regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedural manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, peers, students, and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane, solid geometry, and trigonometry.
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to define problems, collects data, establishes facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form, and deal with several abstract and concrete variable.

Additional Information


In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:

  • Competitive pay based on experience
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Suite of voluntary insurance options
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Performance incentives
  • Company Discount Purchasing Program
    • Cell phone Service
    • Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
    • Furniture
    • Appliances
    • Staples discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence. 

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

P.O. BOX 218 ROUTE 487 NORTH , LOPEZ, PA 18628 USA