Senior Director of Residential Services

Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Position Description:
The Senior Director of Residential Services will lead Community Living Arrangements, the largest division within CADES, and run its day-to-day operations in alignment with the CADES mission, vision, core values, and strategic plan. The Senior Director is a thought leader responsible for evaluating, developing, and implementing an array of innovative services for adults living with developmental disability and diagnosed with medical comorbidities to ensure that the organization continues to provide the highest quality of care. The position is a key member of the senior leadership team and reports to the CEO. Overseeing a $17 million budget, the Senior Director provides oversight, direction, and strategy to effectively manage the budget, maximize positive operating margin, and recommend investments to meet organizational objectives.

Specific Requirements and Preferences:

  • Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 7 years of progressive management experience with complex organizations serving at-risk individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities. The successful candidate will possess a working knowledge of federal and state licensure requirements and funding formulas. Must have strong management skills, marked by a collaborative leadership style, a desire to innovate, and the ability to develop and mentor staff. The successful candidate will have the ability to administer, manage, and maintain a balanced budget while maximizing revenue and optimizing expense. Bachelor’s degree required. Willing and able to travel.

Organization Description:
CADES is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with intellectual and physical disabilities. At CADES, value is placed on respect, trust, and the dignity of each individual to empower them to achieve their highest potential. CADES offers a continuum of high-quality, supportive services through four programs: Early Intervention, George Crothers Memorial School, Adult Day Program, and Community Living Arrangements. These four core programs work seamlessly with each other and can accommodate those with special needs from infancy through adulthood.

How to Apply:
Qualified candidates may send resume to: Cathy McGeever, Managing Partner, Lambert & Associates: [email protected]

Posted April 25, 2023