Careers

Residential Program Manager

Employment Status

Full-time

Deadline

Open until filled

Location

Ames

JOB DESCRIPTION

YSS is seeking a full-time Residential Program Manager for our Ames adolescent residential treatment facility.

The Residential Program Manager will ensure daily management of the Residential program so that each client and staff can develop and grow to their fullest capacity.  The manager provides orientation and initial training for new employees and may serve as a liaison to referral workers and parents as assigned.

Primary duties involve supervising staff and managing residential primary treatment and intensive outpatient treatment to adolescents.  The Residential Program Manager ensures the implementation of IDPH, Accreditation, Medicaid and other sources’ guidelines, quality assurance of agency policy and procedures, and works with the admissions department to guarantee that coverage and quality clinical care will be provided to clients by staff.

 

A full job description is available within the application process.

 

REQUIREMENTS

A Bachelor’s degree in human services or related field is required.

A substance use certification (CADC) within two years of employment at YSS is required.

At least four years of full-time experience in the delivery of substance abuse services or services to adolescents in a public or private agency, with at least two of the years involving supervisory experience, is required.

Counseling experience in the areas of adolescents and families is essential, preferably those with co-occurring disorders. Previous experience in management of residential facilities is desirable.

A MANDT trainer certification is highly preferred.

 

For more information, please contact Amanda Boeke  at aboeke@yss.org

All applicants are required to complete an online application.

YSS hires nicotine free staff only. EOE