Program Manager-(DDS) Hamden/Heathridge Program

Continuum of Care
Oct 18, 2016
Oct 26, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Coordinates the development, implementation, scheduling, operation, and evaluation of all RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMMING in assigned program(s). Provides comprehensive planning, program oversight, and active supports for the care and treatment of AGENCY CLIENTS. Networks with area community providers for the benefit of the clients and the agency in support of its mission. Interviews, trains, and provides professional development to staff, interns, and volunteers for the positions for which it supervises. Performs other duties as assigned. Bachelor degree required, Master Level preferred with three to five (3-5) years' Supervisory/Administrative experience in Human Services or a related field. Prior experience working with people with Intellectual Disabilities. Valid Connecticut Driver's license with clean driving record is required. Completion of certifications of CPR & First Aid, PMT, Medication Certification, and all others required through DDS. Strong computer skills including working knowledge of Microsoft Office is required. Knowledge of the community support system and resources is preferred.

Company Description:

Continuum is a private not-for-profit agency located in New Haven, Connecticut. Established in 1966, our fundamental mission is to provide comprehensive residential support, housing development, acute services, and home healthcare services that enable persons with psychiatric and developmental disabilities to live as fully and independently in the community as possible. EOE