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Residential Manager/QIDP- Group Home in Bronx, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 11/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Bronx, NY
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Pride Health is looking for a Residential Manager to provide direct care support, supervision and assistance to individuals ”residents” residing in a Supervised Residential Program in all activities of daily living and community Integration. As manager you will ensure that all Direct Care Counselors coach and encourage consumers toward greater levels of independence and self-sufficiency in all identified areas of need and choice.

This position requires 2 years supervisory experience working with the MR/DD population. BA/BS and a valid NYS driver's license is required.

Must be willing to work a weekend day. On-call 24/7. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist Residence Manager in the overall operations of the IRA.
  • Assume responsibility for the facility in the absence of the Residence Manager.
  • Assist in the orientation, supervision and evaluation of direct care and housekeeping staff.
  • Follow appropriate 624 Procedures relative to the reporting of incidents.
  • Schedule staff coverage and verify time worked.
  • Accompany residents on appointments and activities.  Help teach residents skills for daily living and socialization and assist staff to do the same.
  • Ensure the implementation of habilitation Plans and daily activities and assist DCC to do the same.
  • Purchase and maintain residents’ clothing, personal items, adaptive and habilitation equipment.
  • Handle petty cash and maintain accurate receipts and account of expenditures as assigned.
  • Carry out fire drills, evacuations and emergency procedures.
  • Participate as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team in the development and evaluation of ach resident’s individualized Service Plan.
  • Assist the Manager with the maintenance and proper functioning of the physical plant, its furnishings and appliances and help obtain repairs/replacement as needed.