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Req. No. 18-0471
Program Director
Direct a team of skilled Direct Support Professionals
Portage, IN
Full Time
Bachelor's Degree preferred
Language/Special Skills:
Driving Requirements:
Valid driver's license
Special Note:

Dungarvin is a national organization that assists individuals in need of supports in their homes as well as in their communities. We are currently seeking to fill a rewarding and unique Program Director position. The Program Director is responsible for directing a team of skilled Direct Support Professionals in providing residential services and other supportive assistance to individuals with disabilities.

The job responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Coordination and management of the overall operations, medical, financial and maintenance aspects of an individual's home.
  • Overseeing implementation of individual support and behavioral plans and Dungarvin policies and procedures. Assessing the needs of an individual on a continual basis.
  • Ensuring the applications and receipts of unearned income sources (ex: Medicaid, Social Security) and all applicable generic services on behalf of individuals served.
  • Coordinating and facilitating communication for Interdisciplinary team members that may include case managers, day service representatives, family or legal guardians, and neighbors.
  • Having a working knowledge of individuals' current medical conditions. Oversee management of medication, doctor appointments and maintaining and reviewing all documentation concerning medical information.
  • Interviewing, hiring, evaluations and maintaining proper training and development of high-quality staff for Direct Support Professional positions.
  • Maintaining schedules for multiple sites; submitting payroll information in a timely manner.

Some benefits this position offers include:

  • Health and dental plans
  • 401(k)
  • Paid long-term disability and life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Competitive salary
  • Employee referral bonus program

This position requires:

  • A Bachelor's degree in human services (or a related field) is preferred.
  • One (1) year of experience working directly with individuals with disabilities.
  • Supervisory experience.
  • Acceptable driving record/criminal record.
  • Current auto liability insurance.
  • Current driver's license.
  • Reliable transportation.

Dungarvin is an equal opportunity employer who provides a work environment that is filled with opportunities for personal challenges and rewards. In addition to competitive compensation, benefits and opportunities for growth, we also provide you the chance to make a daily difference in the lives of people with disabilities.

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