Residential Services Coordinator

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About the role: Area Residential Care is seeking a Residential Services Coordinator that is highly knowledgeable in best practices for adults with developmental disabilities. This position is responsible for the overall programming offered in our residential and supported community living settings, with duties that include:

  • Operating the agency’s residential programs;

  • Reviewing residential activity plans for quality;

  • Providing feedback and recommendations for best practices; and

  • Aligning residential programs with accreditation and regulatory service definitions.
     

The position reports to the Associate Executive Director and is reported to by nine residential supervisors.

About you: Qualified candidates will have:

  • A BS/BA degree in an education or human services-related field;

  • A minimum of three years of relevant experience that includes at least two in supervision;

  • Professional communication and technical skills;

  • A knowledge of I/DD licensing and accreditation in the state of Iowa; and

  • Strong leadership abilities.
     

The salary for this position is commensurate with education and experience. 

Why Area Residential Care? We are a private non-profit organization dedicated to empowering people with intellectual disabilities and supporting them to achieve their highest quality of life. We offer a range of benefits including health and dental insurance, life insurance, retirement savings plans, vision coverage, and paid time off. Area Residential Care serves approximately 185 persons with disabilities on an annual basis with a budget of $8,100,000. We have been continuously CARF accredited since 1999 and employ approximately 200 staff.

Dubuque, Iowa is a community of approximately 60,000 residents with a small-town heart. Located on the Mississippi River where Iowa, Wisconsin, and Illinois meet, Dubuque is a regional recreational and commercial hub for the surrounding area and serves as a regional medical center with two large hospitals and various medical facilities. It is home to three private universities, a community college, and several seminaries. Dubuque is a choice location for national and international leading companies such as A.Y. McDonald, Rite-Hite, and John Deere Dubuque Works.

 

Salary: $45,717.48 - $54,259.95 

 

Hours of Work: This position is generally 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday with on-call responsibilities as needed.

Area Residential Care provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

For consideration email a letter of application, current resume, and 3-5 professional references by Friday, April 23, 2021, to careers@arearesidentialcare.org, or mail to:

Area Residential Care
ATTN: Catherine Kutka, Human Resources Director
3355 Kennedy Circle
Dubuque, IA 52002