Program Manager – Vocational Rehabilitation

Job Description

Position Summary: Provide supervision to multi-disciplinary staff to ensure efficient team operations. Coordinate team functions and community activities to enhance the quality of treatment consumers receive. Operate within established budgetary guidelines.

Essential Job Functions

  • Ensure accuracy, quality and efficiency standards are met with regards to medical records standards and case management services for consumers. Advocate appropriate services for consumers.
  • Identify, implement and monitor customer service standards to ensure team is meeting internal and external customer needs and perform all services in a professional manner.
  • Participate in the development of long and short term goals for the team that are consistent with program and organizational goals.
  • Train and evaluate clinical and administrative support staff to maintain quality within the team, encourage growth and development of staff while instilling awareness of cultural diversity.
  • Complete performance evaluations timely and provide appropriate coaching and counseling to ensure all employees perform at satisfactory levels, identify when discipline is appropriate.
  • Participate in the selection process for internal and external candidates for clinical and support positions.
  • Conduct timely audits to ensure compliance with MHCD policies, State and other regulatory policies regarding clinical care and documentation. Revise and update internal policies.

OTHER FUNCTIONS:

  • Assist with the financial planning, budgeting, and forecasting needs of the team. Take corrective action as needed to ensure compliance of established budget.
  • Perform other responsibilities as required or assigned.

Job Requirements

Education: Masters Degree in related field, CPRP is preferred or required following employment within one year.

Experience: Two or more years working in the field of Psychiatric Rehabilitation. One to two years in mental health or human services field; 2+ years supervisory experience required.

Skills:

  • Solid customer and community relations and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to prepare clear and concise written memos, letters and reports of a complex nature.
  • Ability to supervise a multi-disciplinary staff: Clinical and Administrative.
  • Ability to chart, document, review and present clinical cases to various audiences.
  • Demonstrated ability to understand different cultural needs of consumer and communicate effectively.
  • Solid knowledge of clinical supervision.
  • Solid knowledge of case management skills and care coordination.
  • Ability to accurately diagnose and assess consumers in crisis and non-crisis situations.
  • Solid knowledge of management applications as they relate to the mental health environment.
  • Ability to create a treatment and/or outcome plan with measurable results. Includes transition and discharge planning.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work cooperatively with internal and external customers.

How to Apply: Send your resume & cover letter via email: [email protected] Or, fax to: 303-758-5793


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