at Benedictine Programs and Services in Ridgley, Maryland, United States
Group Home Manager (Full Time) Department: MD OCP - Group Homes Shift: Varies, to include some evenings, weekends and on call The Group Home Manager ensures the quality of services provided in Benedictine's adult group homes, by coordinating the residential Direct Support Professionals and overseeing home management responsibilities. The Manager leads and supervises all aspects of the residential sites assigned to them. Need more details? Here are the primary duties and responsibilities: • Meet with each individual, family, and Program Coordinators prior to Individual Plan meetings to assess and make recommendations for the individual's goals and desires for community living and leisure for the future. • Attend each individual's IP meeting to work with team members chosen to help him/her achieve future success. • Work with individual and staff to achieve residential and community living goals established in the IP. • Ensure residential staff in assigned homes document progress toward IP goals and other relevant information accurately and in a timely manner in Therap. • Spend time in assigned homes to monitor progress, resolve problems and maintain effective relationships daily or as needed. Work alongside each Direct Support Professional in each home at least monthly. • Supervise full and part time Direct Support Professionals for assigned homes • Perform home maintenance checks to include room inspections. Coordinate routine and emergency house maintenance needs. • Communicate with families as necessary to coordinate visits and ongoing connections/relationships with the people living in assigned homes. • Assist with transportation to routine medical appointments. Communicate with RN-Case Manager about health status and any follow-up required, including ordering medication refills. • Coordinate meal planning and grocery shopping with people supported and Direct Support Staff. • Manage household finances and individual accounts. • Ensure the completion of documentation of food logs, monthly recreational form, fire drills, attendance reports, medication charts.