Job Description

Job Details
Mesa - Mesa, AZ
Full Time
High School
$28,500.00 - $30,000.00 Salary/month
Limited or Occasional
Nonprofit - Social Services

RISE Arizona, a growing nonprofit serving people with disabilities, has an exciting opening for an DTA (Day Treatment for Adults) Coordinator. This is a great opportunity for a dedicated professional experienced in developmental disabilities to provide leadership and support to our Direct Support Professional staff and the people and families we serve.This employment opportunity is based out of RISE's DTA Center at 3641 East Southern Avenue, Mesa, AZ 85206

Some exciting responsibilities with this position are:

  • Responsible for the management and support of RISE'S Day Program Center by implementing RISE's mission, vision and values and includes being an active participant in making a positive impact on the support and running of the activity center programs
  • Create, develop, engaging and ongoing programs and activities for our member popluation to take part in
  • Supervising Direct Support Professionals (DSP) staff.
  • Establish partnerships with RISE customers i.e. clients, families/guardians and funding agencies
  • Overseeing and managing details of company and program records; demonstrate competency in financial and budgetary issues.
  • Complete and maintain payroll and billing documentation accurately and within designated time frames.
  • Ensuring programs meet licensing/survey requirements and contractual compliance.
  • Demonstrate respect and promote choice for those whom we support; daily activities shall be based on the person’s choice and plan’s outcomes
  • Promote the rights of people receiving support and contribute to an environment that is free of abuse, neglect and/or exploitation
  • Establish partnerships with RISE customers i.e. clients, families/guardians and funding agencies
Minimum Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED and at least a combination of two (2) years supervisory experience
  • A desire, interest and experience in working with people with disabilities or special needs is required
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to physically assist people as needed, which may include lifting and/or physically supporting them with or without assistance from another person and train staff in learning these supports
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Self-directed, work with minimal supervision
  • Some travel required within the state
  • Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus but not required.

Additional Candidacy Requirements:

  • If required to drive a RISE vehicle, must be a minimum of twenty-one years of age and meet requirements as specified by RISE Insurance Agency
  • Must be able to complete a successful background check and obtain a Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card

RISE is an equal opportunity employer!
All qualified applicants will be considered for employment regardless of status of personal characteristics.

Application Instructions

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