Services for the Underserved

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Program Director - Developmental Disabilities

Program Director - Developmental Disabilities

Job Location 
Developmental Disabilities
Regular Full-Time

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Position Overview

Services for the UnderServed (SUS) is a New York-based nonprofit organization that provides housing and support services to 25,000 individuals and their families living in New York City and Long Island.  SUS believes every New Yorker has the right to lead a life of purpose.


For more than 35 years, SUS has been transforming this belief into reality by working as an advocate for people with life circumstances marked by intellectual/developmental disability, behavioral health challenges, poverty, & histories of incarceration and/or trauma.


We drive scalable solutions to transform the lives of people with disabilities, people in poverty and people facing homelessness: solutions that contribute to righting societal imbalances. Our commitment to continuous quality improvement impacts the lives of our clients and communities while contributing to the development of our employees.


Are you a Leader?

SUS is seeking a Dynamic forward thinking Program Directors


Join our Developmental Disabilities Team in Opening Doors to Independence. 



Responsible for the day-to-day administrative functions within the facility relative to implementation of SUS policies and procedures, union contracts and regulatory requirements as set forth by funding agents.  Monitor overall consumer care, ensuring needs are met as required/ prescribed through documented weekly observations of supervisors and program specialists’ implementation of active treatment and strict adherence to Part 633 - Client Rights. Ensure strict adherence to OPWDD Part 624 - Incident Reporting Procedures, including reviewing all incidents, conducting any necessary investigations, and making necessary notifications.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Services required
  • Minimum of four (4) years progressive supervisory experience in MR/DD or related field
  • AMAP certified, SCIP/R trained, CPR First Aid
  • Valid NYS Driver’s license