Assistant Family Services Coordinator (Assistant IDD Case Manager)

Peaceful Living is seeking an Assistant Family Services Coordinator to oversee the provision of Home and Community Based Services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities on their assigned caseload. In addition, the Assistant Family Services Coordinator will provide Habilitation and Community Participation services when assigned by the Family Services Manager.

Location: Harleysville, PA First-shift, Monday-Friday, some additional hours as assigned Full-time

Compensation and Benefits for full-time employees:

  • $16.50/hour
  • Sign-on Bonus of $1,500
  • Referral and appreciation bonuses when eligible
  • Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  • Short Term / Long Term Disability
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Vacation, Sick, and Personal Time
  • EAP and tuition reimbursement
  • See more about our benefits HERE

Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess a high school diploma/GED
  • Have and maintain a valid (state of residence) driver’s license and driving approval from Peaceful Living
  • Successfully pass and maintain all criminal background checks
  • Complete pre-employment physical and TB test
  • Attend a week long New Employee Orientation held at our main office in Harleysville from 9am – 4pm.
  • Be fully vaccinated and receive a booster when applicable. If not vaccinated, you may show proof of upcoming vaccine appointment to fulfill this requirement.
  • N95 mask fit testing, provided by Peaceful Living
  • Will attend and obtain certification in the PA Certified Investigator’s Course within one year of date of hire
  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Associates degree or bachelor’s degree in related field preferred; a minimum of one year of experience working within the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities

Key Responsibilities:

  • Directly oversee a caseload of individuals; Complete regulatory requirements such as compiling progress notes, monitoring service utilization, developing outcomes, and attending ISP meetings.
  • Maintains professionalism when interacting with individuals and families and external stakeholders
  • Supervise Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) while fostering their professional development, maintain clear communication on job duties and scheduling, and meet for regular 1:1 supervisory meetings. Provide performance coaching as appropriate.
  • Maintain schedules for assigned caseload and share On Call duties.
  • Participates in weekly team meetings, and implements departmental procedures and initiatives
  • Provides direct support to individuals as appropriate, in order to maintain service ratios and foster ground level understanding of individual programming and ensure quality care and support
  • Take initiative on learning best practices and skills related to field
  • Collaborate with community organizations to develop innovative volunteer, social and recreational activities for individuals and provide transportation as appropriate
  • Transport individuals, at times using personal vehicle, to Outcome and Goal related activities that are within the departmental mileage cap
  • Respond appropriately to emergency situations.

About Peaceful Living:

At Peaceful Living we aim to create belonging. To feel true belonging, all people want companionship, healthy minds, bodies, and spirits, to share their gifts and enthusiasms, and to be part of the community. We believe in providing that feeling of belonging to the people we support, their families, and each other.

As employees, we create a caring and dedicated team who will empower people to achieve their goals. We are always growing and learning. We look forward to hearing from you!

You can learn more about us on our website and social media:
peacefulliving.org
facebook.com/creatingbelonging
Instagram:@peacefullivingpa

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Location: Harleysville, PA

Job Type: Full-Time

Discipline: Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities