Careers

Current Employment Opportunities

Supervisor of Family Support & Homecare Programs

Salary: $ 44,000

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate Individualized Home Support, Personal Support, and Respite Services to consumers as defined by DDS.
  • Facilitate individual homecare support and programming to individuals living in their own homes.
  • Coordinate family support, including respite services and the AOA Caregiver Program to consumers and their families.
  • Coordinate case management services within the IHS program which may include, but not limited to: direct case management, coordination of services, providing physical and crisis interventions, individual and group counseling, teaching and advocacy.
  • Work with the Vice President of Community Facilities in the development of community training homes.
  • Assist in the application of various grants from Federal, State and Local funding sources.
  • Ensure that services are consistent with DDS licensing, CARF standards other funding source requirements.
  • Schedule hours and coordinate staff providing services within department.
  • Perform outreach and marketing activities to increase knowledge of services and to increase program census.
  • Facilitate referral and intake process.
  • Conduct satisfaction surveys and follow-up on program feedback from all stakeholders, including but not limited to: consumers, families, funding sources and staff.
  • Participate as a member of the Kennedy Center Management Team.

Hours:
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday -37.5 hours total (flexibility required)

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in behavioral sciences. Master’s Degree preferred.
  • Two years of administrative and / or supervisory experience.
  • Minimum of two years working with persons with disabilities, or supporting individuals living in their own homes in the community.
  • Valid driver’s license, must pass driving test both written and road, and maintain a satisfactory driving record.
  • You are required to be in possession of a car on site during your entire shift to transport yourself and/or consumers to community sites in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods.
  • Must maintain DDS Medication Certification, CPI, CPR and First Aid certification.
  • Knowledge and skills in Word, Excel and the Internet.

Contact info:
Human Resources
Fax: 203-371-1479
hr@kennedyctr.org