Primary Location: United States-MO-MOSaint Charles
Every person needs the support of others, but we look for very special people to support individuals with disabilities. As an Area Director with Missouri MENTOR, you’ll be one of those special people.
To that end, the Area Director 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.
Missouri MENTOR is seeking an Area Director to manage the operations of the Host Home Program around the Saint Louis area. Area Directors provide direction, leadership and supervision of professional and other staff at the program site to carry out operations and ensure quality services to consumers. The Area Director also ensures compliance with applicable state and federal standards.
Some responsibilities include:
- Responsible for financial performance of the area
business unit, reviews financial statements, oversees purchasing, assures
billing compliance and documentation.
- Implements area core growth
strategy to increase census, maximize utilization and occupancy
percentages, and assists with new start development as appropriate.
- Maintains and fosters relations with case managers and
referral agents; participates in building relationships with local
legislators and government officials; and lobbies on behalf of consumers
as appropriate Implements area strategies to maintain and foster
relations with consumers, mentors, families and guardians; and implements
consumer satisfaction enhancement plans as appropriate
- Bachelors degree required
- Masters degree in human services preferred
- Three to six years of experience significant management experience in the human services industry
- Supervisory experience required
- Other education and experience plus licensure as required by state
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.