Program Director - Residential Services
The Bridge, Inc

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Post Date: Mar 06, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: Competitive
Location: US - New York - Bronx
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Description
The Bridge, an innovative and well respected mental health agency serving adults with serious mental illness, substance abuse, co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders, and co-morbid medical conditions is seeking a Program Director to join its Residential Services department.

Responsibilities:
Directly supervise Assistant Program Director, Case Managers and Residence Counselors; supervise delivery of services to clients, including admission to the program, ongoing operations, and discharge from the program; ensure that the program is prepared for successful audits and reviews; complete monthly data collection to monitor services and trends in census, attendance, incidents, and funder outcomes; available on call for 24-hour crisis intervention; attends meetings as requested and willing to work nights and or weekends as needed; manage personnel activities, including hiring, shift scheduling, developing policies and procedures, staff meetings, case conferences, staff training, performance evaluations, disciplinary actions and labor/management issues; perform all required administrative duties, data entry, monitor performance measures, petty cash, and monitoring staff attendance; ongoing assessment of building maintenance requirements and serves as liaison with maintenance staff regarding repair needs; ensure overall management of facility, including repairs and purchasing; serves as liaison with Property Management & Maintenance Department to ensure overall compliance; attend staff meetings, supervision and trainings as required; ability to work with consumers/residents/tenants, families, and staff in a caring and respectful manner, and with due understanding of and consideration for cultural differences; conduct apartment/building inspections on multiple floors, utilizing stairs; provide escorts to clients throughout the community utilizing public transportation & attend meetings/training off site; immediately reports serious incidents, serious incident allegations, incidents, or sensitive situations to supervisors, and any other duties as assigned.

Skills
Masters of Social Work or Masters in a related field required; LMSW preferred; experience working with mental health, crisis intervention and managing trauma triggered behavior; excellent time management skills, stress resistant, flexible, team player, open to feedback, creative and organizational skills.

Notes
Strong interpersonal communication and organizational skills; willingness to perform CPR/First Aid/AED/Crisis Intervention/Naloxone; experience supervising clinical and operational staff; preferred knowledge of AWARDS. Spanish speaking a plus


Contact Details
Name: Robert Rumore
City: Bronx
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 10460
Country: United States
Email: rrumore@thebridgeny.org