Services for the Underserved

  • Shift Supervisor, Developmental Disabilities

    Job Location US-NY-Bronx
    Category
    Developmental Disabilities
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • 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.

     

    Position Summary:

    The Shift Supervisor will monitor and ensure that active treatment is provided to individuals with developmental disabilities ensuring consumer safety and respect of consumer rights.

     

    Responsibilities:

    • Supervise and instruct all Program Specialists on shift
    • Responsible for overall functioning of the facility during the absence of the Program Manager and Assistant Program Manager
    • Responsible for the physical condition of the residence including agency vehicles; ensuring they are maintained in a safe and sanitary condition
    • Responsible for client and agency funds and expenditures during shift (petty cash, client monies, clothing monies, recreation etc.)
    • Ensure appropriate follow-up to medication administration during shifts and after client medical appointments

    Benefits Overview: We offer attractive compensation with comprehensive benefits including: Medical/Dental/Prescription/Vision/Life Insurance;403(b); Credit Union; FSAs; Short-and-Long-Term Disability; Transportation Plan; Generous Paid Vacations and Holidays

    Qualifications

    • Associates Degree, Bachelor's Degree preferred
    • Minimum of three years experience in MR/DD or related field
    • AMAP trained, SCIP-R trained, CPR & First AID Trained
    • Valid NYS Driver’s license and must be able to pass insurance criteria

    Keywords: Direct service professional, counselor, residential counselor, direct care counselor, habilitation specialist, human services, social services, social worker, case manager, health services, developmental disabilities, mental health behavioral health, OPWDD, OMRDD

     

    SUS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

    Company Overview

    Services for the UnderServed (S:US) believes every New Yorker has the right to lead a life of purpose. Since 1978, S:US has been turning this belief into reality by advocating for people with life circumstances marked by homelessness, intellectual/developmental disability, behavioral health and addiction challenges, poverty, criminal justice involvement, and trauma. Our dedicated workforce of 2,400 provides services and supports to transform the lives of 35,000 individuals and families in New York City and Long Island.

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