Executive Director-Youth Services

ResCare, Inc.   •  

Fort Wayne, IN

Industry: Healthcare


Less than 5 years

Posted 43 days ago

About this Career Opportunity:

  • Responsible for providing leadership and administration, ensuring effective operations in planning and overall day-to-day operations / program development, human resources and staff development, business development, and fiscal oversight.
  • Sets the tone for service delivery with an emphasis on responsibility, accountability, community relationships, professional growth for staff and growth for the people we support.
  • Manages professional employees and/or supervisors. Has accountability for managing financial resources.
  • Develops processes and procedures to implement functional strategies.
  • Recognizes development needs and capability gaps and arranges specific projects/assignments to address needs.
  • Cascades organizational goals through the function/work area to the individual level and ensures individuals understand how they can contribute.
  • Interprets internal/external business issues and adapts work priorities.
  • Resolves operational problems that impact effectiveness.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

  • Masters in Social Work (MSW) required; Licensed Social Worker (LSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) preferred
  • 3+ years of progressively responsibleexperience with the proven ability to effectively manage systems, processes, and people
  • 2+ years of supervisory experience with at least 5 direct reports
  • Working knowledge of Federal, State, and local regulations concerning services to Youth and/or individuals with developmental disabilities, strongly preferred
  • Experience in Youth, Home and Community Based Services, Waiver or Traumatic Brain Injury programs preferred