Program Coordinator - High Behavior Teens - 120003W4 Job Program Services Coordination/Case Management Primary Location United States-NV-NVLas Vegas Organization Redwood
Founded in 1998, REM Nevada offers an array of home and community-based service options for adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities and other complex needs. Through a range of individualized programs including Therapeutic Foster Care, Residential Support, and Day Programs, REM Nevada helps individuals of all abilities live life to the fullest in the communities they call home.
REM Nevada is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offering quality, community-based services to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families. With opportunities from coast to coast, when you join REM Nevada and The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country. Description
Every person needs the support of others, but we look for very special people to support children with emotional, behavioral or medical complexities. As a Program Coordinator with REM Nevada you’ll be one of those special people.
Program Coordinators are a critical link to the community for those we serve, as well as serving as a bridge between our direct care and clinical staff to ensure the seamless delivery of services to the individuals we support.
For REM Nevada and The MENTOR Network the Program Coordinator is critical to our success and exemplifies the wonderful mission driven work we do here every day.
To that end, the Program Coordinator role is a fantastic role to continue your career path in Social and Human Services with a myriad of career options to move up and across the organization. We in fact have many success stories from people at all levels that have followed the Program Coordinator path.
REM Nevada is seeking a Program Coordinator who is a motivated, committed, self-starter with excellent communication, organizational, technological, and leadership skills to lead a team of Direct Support Professionals in a community home setting for teenagers with high behavioral and mild to profound developmental, physical challenges. Program Coordinators facilitate the implementation of Individual Service Plans (ISP) and participate in a range of administrative duties including staff hiring, training, scheduling and oversight.
In addition, Program Coordinators may provide support to individuals receiving services, including: assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning; medication administration; and personal care. Program Coordinators may also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities.
High school diploma or GED
Three years related work experience
Must be 18 years of age
Valid Nevada driver’s license in good standing
Car registration and vehicle insurance if providing transportation for individuals receiving services
Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
Supervisory experience preferred
Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than 30 states to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.
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The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering quality, community-based services to adults and children...