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Developmental Disability (DD) Service Director

Developmental Disability (DD) Service Director

With the retirement of our long-time Developmental Disability (DD) Service Director Northwestern Counseling & Support Services (NCSS) seeks a forward-thinking leader who is capable of informing and executing strategic decisions at both the organization and system levels. The successful person will foster and support a collaborative workforce that is person-centered and advocates on behalf of people with developmental disabilities. The successor will advance services and supports through program development.

As an innovative, non-profit community mental health center serving Franklin and Grand Isle Counties, NCSS is recognized as a Center of Excellence; having received accolades for using data to inform program decisions, and being seen as a leader in health care integration activities.  NCSS is truly a rewarding place to work!

The Director will provide leadership oversight and direction of diverse programs including clinical, residential, and community-based day services, and contractual activities of the programs. Candidate will have a strong financial background in order to manage the divisions $16M budget. Understanding and analyzing data to continuously improve quality, integrate strategic directions into everyday practice, and improve business controls and operations to produce positive outcomes is required.

Master’s degree in Human Services or a related field, plus 2 years of experience at a management level with responsibility for program planning, budget management, and staff supervision required. Strong consideration will be given to the applicants with considerable knowledge of Vermont Medicaid Waiver policies, working in a managed care delivery system, as well as philosophical overview of best practices within the field of developmental disabilities.

Please apply online at www.ncssinc.org/careers with a cover letter, resume and references or by mail at 107 Fisher Pond Rd. St. Albans, VT 05478.  Any questions contact Human Resources at careers@ncssinc.org.

Mar 02, 2020
Developmental Services
Master’s degree in Human Services or a related field, plus 2 years of experience at a management level with responsibility for program planning, budget management, and staff supervision required.
St. Albans, VT
NCSS
Full-Time
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