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Program Coord in Nicholasville, KY at ResCare

Date Posted: 12/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Program Coord

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 Program Coord.

About this Line of Business

We cover thousands of homes across the country, with a comprehensive range of programs and services, including host home and foster care. ResCare partners with people in the community who open their homes to individuals with disabilities and assists families by providing adoption and foster care services. With almost four decades of experience in the IDD services field, our aim is to be the provider-of-choice in the development of unique and proprietary service offerings and technologies - working toward innovative care models and leading health outcomes with states and payers.

As a(n) Program Coord you will: 

  • Provides assistance to person(s) served in order to promote their physical, social, and psychological well being.
  • Interacts frequently and positively with person(s) served and support staff to promote the rights of the person(s) served to achieve an enhanced quality of life.
  • Follow agency procedures to promote optimum health care and behavioral supports to maintain the well being of person(s) served.
  • Ensures consumer and guardian participation in development of service plan and personal futures plan.
  • Coordinates development of each person(s) served personal futures plan.
  • Develops and implements service plan within 30 days of moving in, annually, when significant changes occur, and when moving out.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of contractual, legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Monitors to ensure all service sites deliver services in accordance with contractual, legal and regulation requirements.
  • Monitors/implements/supervises delivery of service plans and personal futures plan and training of staff.
  • Maintains fiscal spending within limits of approved budget; e.g. household expenses and repairs, vehicle expenses, personnel costs, consultant services, etc.
  • Monitors worker’s compensation and unemployment claims for assigned service site(s). Is proactive in efforts to reduce claims and minimize risk/exposure of agency in these areas.
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements

  • BA/BS in Business, Health Care Administration, or Social Services. High school diploma or GED equivalent and three years of related job experience may be substituted per area regulations. Exceptions must have written approval from Regional Management.
  • A minimum of two years of verifiable work experience providing services and supports to individuals with developmental disabilities.
  • One year previous supervisory experience preferred.
  • Experience in managing systems, processes, and people.
  • Based on geographical location, you may be required to be certified as a Food Service Director

Additional Information



Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

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.

500 Bellerive Blvd , Nicholasville, KY 40356-8140 USA