Program Specialist

The Arc of Cumberland and Perry Counties Carlisle, PA
The Arc of Cumberland and Perry Counties is hiring a Program Specialist to oversee multiple group homes for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). This position will work directly out of our main office located in Carlisle.

Duties:

The Program Specialist will provide supervision and direction over the residential program(s) to which he/she is assigned, assuring compliance with state regulations, Federal Waiver, HUD and Pennhurst requirements as appropriate. Applicants should have knowledge and experience, based on the requirements listed below, in overseeing group homes for adults with I/DD.

Background Requirements (based on state regulations, non negotiable):

A Master's degree from an accredited college or university in Special Education, Psychology, Public Health, Rehabilitation, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Audiology, Occupational Therapy, Therapeutic Recreation, or other intellectual and developmental disabilities field, plus one year of work experience working directly with adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities; OR

A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in any of the above fields, plus two years' work experience working directly with adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities; OR

An Associate's degree or 60 credit hours from an accredited college or university in any of the above fields, plus four years work experience working directly with adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Full-time benefits include: health, dental, & vision insurances, 3 weeks annual leave during the first year, retirement plan, life insurance, long term disability, and an extensive paid training program.

Salary starting at $17.90 per hour.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability