Residential Manager

Currently recruiting for a full-time Residential Manager for our Boys Group Home (BGH) in Danbury.

BGH is a 6-bed Therapeutic Group Home licensed by the Department of Children and Families (DCF) designed to provide long term care for adolescents with emotional and behavioral needs in a homelike environment.

The Residential Manager (RM) is responsible for supervising milieu staff and ensuring continuity of care throughout the shifts each day. In order to adequately do so, there are 2 full-time RMs who work 3 long days and 1 shorter one, on opposite ends of the week.

We are currently recruiting for the following RM shift:

Sundays - Tuesdays, 12pm - 11pm, Wednesdays, 4pm to 11pm

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Supervise staff on each shift providing support and direction on the program floor
  • Ensure communication from shift to shift both via the Communication Log and direct verbal relaying of information
  • Assist staff with client redirection, crisis intervention and overall safety of the program
  • Provide transportation for clients to medical appointments
  • Review and sign off on daily shift notes as written by staff
  • Conduct regular program walk-throughs and bed room checks

Applicant Requirements:

  • Valid Bachelor's Degree in a related field of study required
  • Availability to work the set schedule required
  • Valid CT Driver's License with a clean driving record required
  • Experience working with adolescent males with behavioral needs required
  • Experience working in a residential or group home setting preferred
  • Supervisory experience preferred
  • DCF Medication Administration Certification a plus
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy training a plus

Full-time Employment Benefits:

  • Weekly Payroll with Free Direct Deposit
  • Medical, Dental & Life Insurance Eligibility within 30-60 days
  • Paid time off with aggressive accrual rate increases based on years of service
  • Paid Specific Holidays
  • Flexible spending account for Dependent Care expenses
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous Employer Matching Program

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.