Raymondville Assistant Program Director
BCFS 36 reviews - Raymondville, TX

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Major Responsibilities:

  • Provide consultation, feedback, evaluation, motivation and direction to staff.
  • Ensures compliance with ORR contract standards, state licensing requirements, regulating/accrediting bodies and BCFS policies/procedures.
  • Responsible for interviewing, hiring, terminating and staff disciplinary action for positions supervised and /or designated by Senior Program Director.
  • Ensures that all staff documentation is completed appropriately and in a timely manner.
  • Ensures that all staff are current on training requirements for DFPS State Licensing, ORR Policies and Procedures and BCFS Policies and Procedures.
  • Assists in conducting staff meetings and communicates with staff on regular basis.
  • Provides and/or coordinates orientation and training for all employees in accordance to ORR contract standards, state licensing requirements, regulating/accrediting bodies and BCFS policies/procedures.
  • Completes and maintains monthly training schedules for all staff, particularly direct care staff
  • Participates and assists in in-service training.
  • Responsible for timely completion of assignments and adapts schedule to changing workloads to include work in evenings, weekends and holidays when necessary.
  • Supervise, facilitate and participate in the resident assessment and admission process when necessary.
  • Monitors medication administration to ensure that proper protocol is followed.
  • Develops Corrective Action Plan for any identified areas of service as assigned by Senior Program Director or Executive Director.
  • Supervises and monitors delivery of quality therapeutic services to clients/residents.
  • Responsible for the analysis of the nature, severity and frequency of risks.
  • Assists in the agency Quality Assurance Program.
  • Monitors program through frequent observation and valuation of programs services, building, grounds, equipment, staff, clients, vehicles, etc.
  • Responds to outside requests for persons authorized to receive information regarding the residents.
  • Provides and/or supervises crisis intervention in crisis situations as needed (assisting with a combative client, potential suicide attempt, runaway, angry family, etc.).
  • Serves on internal and external committees with approval from Senior Program Director or as assigned by the Executive Director.
  • Participates in on-call for the shelter programs.
  • Prepare and maintain department reports as assigned.
  • Facilitate and/or supervises appropriate programming treatment and discharge planning.
  • Develops and maintains effective working relationship between personnel and/or other professional including but not limited to law enforcement officials, judicial officials, legal resources, medical professionals and other community resources.
  • Must maintain current license/certification/training in Texas
  • Member of IMT. Attends all mandated trainings for IMT and reports for active duty when required.
  • Other job duties as assigned.

  • Qualifications

    Education: The Assistant Director must have a relevant bachelor's degree.

    Experience: Five years of progressive employment experience within a social services or child care agency. Training and/or experience in direct service delivery, staff supervision, program development, evaluation, budget development, and financial management.


  • Observe all BCFS Policies and Procedures.
  • Knowledge of skill and experience in a range of problem and treatment modalities.
  • Must maintain working home telephones at all times.
  • Ensures client confidentiality.

  • About this company
    36 reviews
    BCFS is a global health and human services non-profit organization with locations and programs in the United States as well as Eastern...