Director - Intellectual Disabilities Services

Keystone Human Services
www.khs.org
Wilkes Barre, PA

Position Description:
Keystone Human Services has an exciting opportunity for a Director – Intellectual Disabilities to work out of our office in Wilkes Barre, PA. The Director – Intellectual Disabilities Services position actively manages the overall Division, efficiently carries out top-down directives as well as proactively identifies and responds to local issues. The position engages employees and stakeholders to ensure that advocacy for all individuals served within the Division is front-and center at all levels. This individual is responsible for all administrative and managerial aspects of Intellectual Disabilities Services within the Division and assures that quality services are provided consistent with the mission, vision and values of the agency and in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations and licensing standards. The individual provides strong leadership in the development of operational directives, budgeting and financial management, quality, human resources and ongoing development of new and existing services. They use analysis, wisdom, experience, and logical methods to make sound decisions and solve difficult problems with effective solutions while working to establish shared ownership and effective action. 

Specific Requirements and Preferences:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Seven years of progressive Intellectual Disabilities experience required
  • Minimum of five years of management experience required 
  • Ability to work collaboratively and effectively with people at various levels of the organization
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to respond effectively in high stress/critical situations
  • Must have a valid PA Driver’s License and daily use of a privately owned vehicle. 

Organization Description:
Keystone Human Services was founded in Pennsylvania in 1972 when we began supporting people to leave the Harrisburg State Hospital. Since then, we have continued to walk beside people as they establish themselves as valued members of the community. 

How to Apply:
https://keystonehumanservices.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/KHS_Careers

Posted March 22, 2021