Description The Program Manager is accountable to provide daily structure and supervision for the Wellness Respite staff and directs the team's and the program’s daily activities to insure adequate coverage of all scheduled events, appointments and commitments. Program Manager will supervise the service team to ensure guest are receiving services that are geared toward learning crisis coping skills and linking to resources in their community. Work as part of a team, to provide services to the guest that are consistent with agency’s mission, vision, values, Psychiatric Rehabilitation principles and the concept of wellness and recovery.
The program provides an alternative to hospitalization for individuals with psychiatric disabilities who are in crisis. During their stay in the Wellness Respite program guest will be provided with a Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) and linked to services within the community. Guest stay a max of 10 days in the program.
Skills Master’s degree in Mental Health Related field and 2 years of relevant work experience. 1 year of supervisory experience Excellent written and verbal skills, strong assessment skills and organizational skills are a must. Ability to manage crisis Strong computer skills Valid NJ drivers’ license and acceptable driving record is required. Knowledge of psychiatric rehabilitation model preferred.
Notes Schedule: M- F / 9.30a - 6p Sign-on Bonus: $1,000.00 Unvaccinated employees must obtain their first dose of the primary series of a COVID-19 vaccination by their start date.