OPEN POSITION --- Program Director for Project Friends

    TOWN OF COVENTRY

    DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES

     

    POSITION AVAILABLE

     

    PROGRAM DIRECTOR

    PROJECT FRIENDS

     

    The Project Friends program provides Day Support Services and advocacy to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities within a community setting. The focus is on individualized support for community inclusion, job development, and personalized goal setting.  The Program Director is familiar with the work routine and uses initiative in carrying out recurring assignments independently.  Employee provides oversight, supervision, and administration and works under the general supervision of the Social Worker Supervisor. 

     

    Successful applicants must:

    Possess a Master’s degree in Human Services and/or more than five years demonstrated supervisory experience in Human Services, developmental disabilities;

    Possess program management experience;

    Be a licensed mental health professional or licensed eligible with clinical background in special populations.

     

     

    WAGES:                                             $45,250 starting/excellent benefits

     

    HOURS:                                             35 hours per week

     

     

    Submit cover letter and resume to:     hr@coventryri.org; or

                                                               

                                                                Coventry Town Hall, Human Resource Department

    1670 Flat River Road

                                                                Coventry, RI 02816