Pathpoint Chatsworth , CA 91311
PathPoint, a leader in providing support services that empower people with disabilities, mental illness, and disadvantages to be valued members of our community, is seeking a full-time Program Coordinator to lead our Employment Services team in Chatsworth, CA. Our Employment Services provide training and support to adults with developmental disabilities, enabling them to find and maintain successful and meaningful employment. We're looking for an enthusiastic and organized team leader who has prior experience working with people with disabilities. Our ideal candidate is a model of leadership, professionalism, and teamwork.
The Program Coordinator ensures the quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of the Employment Services program. The schedule for this position is Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm with occasional weekends.
Supervise a team of direct support professionals, including hiring, training, assigning duties, and performance evaluation. Meet with staff regularly address any issues and concerns and to develop creative and proactive supports for persons served in the program.
Work on securing contracts by meeting with prospective employers, evaluating the work site, determining feasibility and performing task analyses.
Ensure that time studies are conducted in compliance with set timelines and all legal requirements.
Lead monthly staff meetings.
Document hours of service provided to each individual and prepare monthly billing for the program.
Monitor contract compliance to ensure that statements of work are followed and the quality of work meets employer standards.
Serve as a liaison between employers, funding agencies, families, service providers, government agencies, and PathPoint.
Provide direct support when needed.
Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Education, or related field is preferred.
2+ years working with individuals with disabilities is required.
Prior supervisory experience is strongly preferred.
Must pass Live Scan DOJ fingerprint background check, TB screening and basic health screening.
Must have a valid driver's license with at least 5 years driving history, a clean driving record, and use of a vehicle with current registration and insurance.
Strong communication and public relations skills.
Strong computer skills, including MS Office, email, and Internet.
Compensation and Benefits: $18.00 per hour. PathPoint offers full-time employees a generous benefits package, including medical, vision, dental, and life/AD&D insurance; paid vacation, holidays, and sick time; wellness program with cash rewards; Section 125 FSA (Flexible Spending Account); 403(b) tax-sheltered retirement savings plan with employer match; and a free Employee Assistance Program.
About PathPoint: PathPoint, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Santa Barbara, supports people in living the life they choose. We partner with people with disabilities, people with mental health diagnoses, and young adults to pursue their hopes and dreams through strengthening workplace abilities, building life skills, and developing meaningful relationships. PathPoint serves over 2,000 individuals annually in five counties of Central and Southern California: San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura, Los Angeles, and Kern.