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Req. No. 17-0069
Program Director
If you want to make a difference, join our team!
Indianapolis, IN
Full Time
Bachelor's Degree preferred
Language/Special Skills:
Driving Requirements:
Valid driver's license
Special Note:

"Respecting and responding to the choices of people in need of supports" is Dungarvin's Mission Statement.

Dungarvin understands each person's need for autonomy and self-determination. Where barriers exist, we believe a responsive service provider must work creatively to change limiting environments and promote an individual's decision-making power. If you want to make a difference, join our team!

We are currently searching for a dynamic person to add to our superior team as a Program Director who can work in Indianapolis, IN. The Program Director is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of the program. In this position, you will direct a team of skilled Direct Support Professionals providing residential services and other supportive assistance to children and adults with developmental disabilities.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Overall daily operations of the program, including supervision of staff, scheduling and payroll.
  • Full cycle of staff management (from pre-hiring to post-termination).
  • Ensuring orientation and ongoing training completed per regulations.
  • Retention of high-quality staff.
  • Developing, implementing and managing individual programs.
  • Quality assurance for services provided.
  • Monitoring budgets for multiple sites.

Successful candidates will also have basic computer experience, good oral and written communication skills, exceptional decision-making skills, strong organizational skills, good time management skills and flexibility. Program Directors will also act as a primary role model for staff, providing supervision, structure, guidance, feedback and training, as well as be effective in working with families, outside agencies and the community.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to get in on the ground floor of a challenging, rewarding and growing service model. This position offers great potential for professional and organizational advancement.

Dungarvin offers:

  • Health, dental and vision plans
  • Very competitive wages
  • 401(k)
  • Paid long-term disability and life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Variety of voluntary benefits
  • Employee referral bonus program


  • Bachelor's degree in human services (or a related field) strongly preferred, but not required.
  • 2 years of experience in developing and implementing individuals' programs and in budget implementation.
  • 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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