Queens, NY
  • Consumer Responsibilities
  • Supervision
  • Administration
  • Facilities Management
  • Community Relation
  • Performance
  • Develop activities in and outside of the house
  • Ensure consumer diet and nutrition in all aspects i.e. menu plans, weight records etc
  • Monitoring consumer’s health through contact with physicians, dentists and other treatment personnel
  • Ensures Consumer’s program plans are followed
  • Obtains and maintains AMAP/CPR/First Aid/SCIP-R certifications
  • Provide Direct Care Services as needed
  • Responsible for hiring, training, evaluating and in conjunction with Director, terminating of staff for the house
  • Responsible for supervision of all staff
  • Act as a resource to direct care staff
  • Writes and conducts three month performance review of new direct care staff and their formal written annual performance review
  • Conducts weekly supervision with full time direct care staff
  • Participates in the monthly staff meetings
  • Meets regular with the Clinical Team to provide ongoing monitoring of progress of consumer programs and consumer progress
  • Ensures that all staff receives the mandated in-service training
  • Conducts orientation program for all new direct care staff
  • A minimum of high school diploma or GED
  • A clean and valid NYS driver’s license preferred
  • Experience working with people with developmental disabilities/traumatic brain injured preferred
  • Working knowledge of OPWDD regulations.
  • Familiarity with Justice Center requirements
  • Ability to handle emergencies in a professional manner.

SCO Family of Services is an Equal Opportunity Employment Employer.