Program Specialist

Partners For Quality

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ORGANIZATION: Citizen Care Inc.
DEPARTMENT: Community and Employment Supports (Adult Day Services)
POSITION: Program Specialist (internally referred as Services and Supports Coordinator)
STATUS: Full Time; 40 hours / week
LOCATION: Robinson Township
SCHEDULE: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM; Monday through Friday
SALARY: Please submit wage requirements with resume and / or online application

Citizen Care Inc., a subsidiary of Partners For Quality Inc., provides residential, day program, habilitation, supported employment opportunities and behavioral support services to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We are a non-profit organization, accredited by the Council on Quality & Leadership. Citizen Care has locations throughout the West Hills and South Hills of Allegheny County.

The Program Specialist, internally referred to as a Services and Supports Coordinator, is responsible for the successful implementation of individualized plans for services and supports for people who attend the Walden Senior Center and Training and Outsourcing Center. Duties include, but are not limited to:

The coordination of services and supports:

  • Focus on CQL’s Quality Measures
  • Compliance with CCI’s Policies and Procedures
  • Compliance with 2380 and 2390 Regulations as determined by service facility
  • Compliance with the Department of Aging Regulations as determined by service facility
  • Performance of all ISP responsibilities of the Program Specialist position in accordance with the 2390 Regulations
  • Compliance with the Department of Human Services’ medication administration guidelines
  • Quality Improvement / Assurance Planning

QUALIFICATIONS – MUST HAVE REQUIRED MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and two (2) years of work experience working directly with persons with disabilities; OR Associate’s degree or 60 credit hours from an accredited college or university and four (4) years of work experience working directly with persons with disabilities;
  • One (1) year management/supervisory experience preferred
  • Experience in designing and implementing services and supports plans
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Excellent references, both work and personal

SALARY

Please submit wage requirements with resume and / or online application

CASH INCENTIVES

Employees have the opportunity to earn additional money through various incentive programs:

  • $1,000 Employee Referral (for successfully referring someone to employment)

BENEFITS

Full Time employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package:

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurances (United Healthcare)
  • $1,200 cash payout option in lieu of Health Insurance coverage
  • Healthcare Flexible Spending Account
  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
  • 16 to 26 Paid Days Off / year
  • 48 Paid Sick hours / Year
  • 7 Paid Holidays
  • Short Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Optional 401(k) with Employer match

WORK PERKS

  • Free parking
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Employee Activities, Rewards and Recognition Programs
  • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Program
  • Cell Phone discount (Verizon)

APPLY TO THIS POSITION

Interested applicants can choose to apply in any of the following ways:

  • Complete an employment application online
  • Email resumes: Careers@PFQ.org
  • Fax resumes: 412-446-0749
  • Drop off resumes or apply in person: Partners For Quality, 250 Clever Road, McKees Rocks, PA 15136

If you need any assistance or require an accommodation to apply please contact us at 412-446-0700.

Partners For Quality and its family of agencies are an equal opportunity employer

EOE

To apply for this job email your details to Careers@PFQ.org