Assistant Program Manager/Registered Behavior Technician

Advocates Upton , MA 01568

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

The Assistant Program Manager (APM/RBT) is responsible for assisting the Program Manager with all management duties and ensuring the smooth operation of individual's services. In the absence of the manager on site, the APM is responsible for supporting staff in implementing behavioral plans in the program.

Advocates promotes a healthy work-life balance and offers many generous perks of employment and room for advancement. We are a strong-knit community that values the ideas and contributions of our staff.

Are you ready to make a difference?

Minimum Education Required

High School Diploma/GED

Additional Shift Details

Wednesday and Thursday 2p

  • 11p Friday 3p

  • 11p Saturday 9a

  • 11p

Responsibilities

  • Ensure that individuals we support are treated with dignity and respect.

  • Assist with the supervision of staff. Assist staff in promoting self-advocacy, decision-making and empowerment, and developing person-centered goals and strategies.

  • Develop and monitor creative and interesting community-centered opportunities for all individuals.

  • Schedule and attend individuals' medical, dental, psychiatric and any other necessary appointments, as needed.

  • Complete progress notes and other documentation as necessary.

  • Monitor scheduling of staff to ensure economy and program coverage.

  • Audit individual financial records and assist with monthly business reports (petty cash, spending reports, etc.).

  • Ensure accuracy of medication administration following MAP procedures.

  • Lead and attend staff meetings as appropriate.

  • Must complete RBT 40-hour on-line training and receive certificate within first 45 days

Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent degree and two years' related experience.

  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing, and to exercise sound judgement.

  • Must have basic computer knowledge.

  • Must hold a valid driver's license, have access to an operational and insured vehicle and be willing to use it to transport clients.

  • Strongly prefer a candidate that will have a demonstrated understanding of and competence in serving culturally diverse populations.

Advocates is an EOE/D/F/M/V.

Why Should I Consider a Career in Human Services?

Our Team members are dedicated to engaging and empowering individuals by forming lasting relationships, collaboratively achieving personal goals, offering creative solutions to everyday and complex situations, and actively listening. We exercise independent judgement and contribute to the overall success and benefit of the Team.

Is Human Services a Fit for Me?

Successful Team members are open-minded, eager and compassionate, and will exercise solid, independent judgement while fostering trustworthy relationships with the individuals that we serve. We put the individual first.


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