The Mentor Network

About The Mentor Network

The MENTOR Network is a national network of local providers offering quality, community-based services to children, adults, and seniors with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries, and to youth with emotional and behavioral challenges as well as their families. Serving 30,000 individuals in 36 states, we offer meaningful work, come join our team today!




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Residential Program Director

The Mentor Network - City of Saint Peters, Missouri

Posted: 08/31/2018

Residential Program Director
Primary Location: United States-MO-MOSaint Peters

Missouri MENTOR

Missouri MENTOR

Founded in 2007, Missouri MENTOR provides home and community-based services to adults and children with developmental disabilities and other specialized needs.


Each of our programs is designed around the needs of the children and adults we serve and delivered in the communities they call home.  We provide the right balance of service and support – combining personal choice, flexibility and community integration with professional oversight, family involvement and stability. 


Missouri MENTOR is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human service providers offering an array of quality services to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities,  acquired brain injury and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses; and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.

Description Every person needs the support of others, but we look for very special people to support individuals with disabilities. As a Residential Program Director with Missouri MENTOR you’ll be one of those special people.   For Missouri MENTOR and The MENTOR Network, a Residential Program Director is critical to our success and exemplifies the wonderful mission driven work we do here every day.   To that end, the Program Supervisor 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 a Residential Program Director to provide case management reviews, case supervision and staff supervision.  This individual will supervise assigned staff and support the development of and oversee the implementation of service plans. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for oversight of multiple residential sites throughout Saint Louis area

  • Responsible for maintaining required staffing at each residential site per the clients support plan
  • Provides case management reviews and case supervision. Participates in the review and matching of new clients.

  • Establishes on-call duties and supervises on-call staff. Some on call duties and rotating weekends as required.

  • Develops and ensures implementation of individual program plans and daily schedules for all consumers.  Monitors adherence to treatment plans. Regularly reviews clients records to monitor home visits. 

  • Facilitates communication with family members, case managers, state agencies and state/corporate offices to ensure the confidentiality of consumer and personnel related information.

  • Participates in the hiring process for direct care staff and provides training to staff to ensure quality supports are provided to individuals residing at each location
  • Edits and approves direct care staffing hours to ensure accuracy of hours worked
  • Promotes and markets programs to funding sources, community agencies, families and related groups.  Monitors the availability and efficacy of community-based and other supports required by the program.  

  • Ensures that all records are accurate, up to date, and in compliance with legal and corporate requirements.

  • Provides leadership including direct supervision of staff; implements Network employee practices; ensures safety and workers' compensation initiatives are followed; and ensures employees receive appropriate orientation and training.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in related human services field
  • Three years related experience and one year of full time experience in residential developmental disability setting
  • Two years supervisory experience preferred
An equivalent combination of education and experience which provides proficiency in the areas of responsibility listed in this description may be substituted for the above requirements

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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