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Director of Mother-Child Blended Program (Our Sister's Place)

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Lutheran Social Services of New York


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Published 19 days ago

$65,000 - $75,000

LUTHERAN SOCIAL SERVICES OF NEW YORK

POSITION:                              Director of Our Sisters’ Place (OSP)

REPORTS TO:                         Executive Director for Children’s Services

CLASSIFICATION:                Full-Time (Management Team)

EXEMPT/NONEXEMPT:          Exempt


GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Our Sisters’ Place (OSP) program serves young adults with children by providing a group home for them, being an agency for change, helping them develop emotionally, physically, spiritually and intellectually, and helping the young adults develop good parenting skills to promote and produce healthy individuals. The Director of OSP is responsible for the oversight of all program & facility operations.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

·        Oversee the program and facility operations for the Maternity Mother Child Blended (MMCB) Program

·        Ensure the MMCB (OSP) programs adhere to the rules and regulations as outlined in the proposal/contract

·        Ensure compliance with local, state, and Federal rules and regulations, including but not limited to HIPAA

·        Respond to documented reports of all major and minor incidents 

·        Schedule  monthly house meetings with young adults

·        Prepare Petty Cash reconciliation

·        Maintain Petty Cash

·        Distribute and reconcile the quarterly clothing allowance, annual coat allowance and  recreational outings

·        Schedule and facilitates monthly staff meetings

·        Schedule  and facilitates monthly OSP Team Meetings

·        Attend Management Team Meetings, Staff Meetings and Family Team Conferences

·        Supervise and implements the day-to-day operation of the facility

·        Ensures timely and accurate progress notes and reports are submitted to ACS and OCFS

·        Ensure OSP remains current with all inspections and certifications

·        Report all unsafe conditions and incidents immediately to the Maintenance Worker

·        Monitor and submits accurate time records for all OSP staff

·        Ensure OSP staff adheres to the policies of the OSP and Lutheran Social Services

·        Other duties as required by direct supervisor or needs of the program/agency

·        On Call 24 hours

SUPERVISES:

·        Senior Shift Leader

·        Caseworker

·        Maintenance Person

·        Recreation Therapist

·        Dietician

·        Family Advocate

·                    Indirectly supervises all shift leaders and child care workers

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:

·        Master’s Degree in Social Work or a closely related field


EXPERIENCE:

·        Minimum of two years within the Human Service Field

·        Prior experience as a Direct Supervisor

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

·        Strong communication and writing skills

·        Ability to work collaboratively with consumers and co-workers

·        Knowledgeable in working with foster care youth and children and families at-risk

·        Superior organizational skills and an ability to work independently and as part of a team

·        Experience and facility working with Microsoft Office Applications and OCFS Connections

·        Ability to manage time effectively, multi-task and determine priorities

·        High degree of organization and attention to detail

·        Resourceful

·        Ability to work flexible hours as needed

LUTHERAN SOCIAL SERVICES OF NEW YORK

POSITION:                              Director of Our Sisters’ Place (OSP)

REPORTS TO:                         Executive Director for Children’s Services

CLASSIFICATION:                Full-Time (Management Team)

EXEMPT/NONEXEMPT:          Exempt


GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Our Sisters…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Master's Degree Required
  • Managerial

Benefits

Generous health insurance plan + dental

Employee Assistance Program (free)

Group Term Life Insurance (free)

Flexible Spending Accounts

Generous 403(b) retirement plan with employer contributions and match

Generous health insurance plan + dental

Employee Assistance Program (free)

Group Term Life Insurance (free)

Flexible Spending Accounts

Generous 403(b) retirement plan with…

Location

Brooklyn, NY

How to Apply

HOW TO APPLY

 

Please send all resumes and cover letters to the hiring supervisor, Antonnette Taylor, with “Director of Our Sister's Place” in the subject line. You may also reach out to her with any questions.

 

Antonnette Taylor

Executive Director of Children's Services

ataylor@lssny.org

[with "Director of Our Sister's Place" in the subject line]

 

----LSSNY is an Equal Opportunity Employer----

HOW TO APPLY

 

Please send all resumes and cover letters to the hiring supervisor, Antonnette Taylor, with “Director of Our Sister's Place” in the subject line. You may also reach out to…

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