Associate Director of Employment ServicesLauren Stoffer2019-04-25T14:09:06+00:00
Primary responsibilities of the Associate Director of Employment Services include development and implementation of Mainstay Life Services’ Employment Services Program.
Coordinating services for individuals:
Facilitate the admission and provision of services for all Employment Services program participants.
Actively network and cultivate positive relationships with business owners to better understand their needs and develop customized employment opportunities.
Assist the individuals in preparing for employment and provide on-the-job training and support as necessary.
Promote agency philosophy to ensure high levels of individual care through community integration, individual choice, and development of individuals’ competencies, while treating individuals with respect and dignity.
Review progress of individuals served through Employment Services programs.
Serve as program liaison with families, Pennsylvania Office of Developmental Programs & Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, County Administrative Entities, Supports Coordinators, participating employers, and other service providers.
Program Management and Administration:
Establish and monitor program budgets and monitor program performance to ensure cost-effectiveness and growth.
Collect and analyze program data for ongoing quality improvement of services provided.
Monitor Employment Services billing and review utilization.
Staff Supervision and Development:
Provide direct supervision, leadership, and mentoring to employment services supervisors and direct support staff
Master’s degree and three years of related experience, including two years as a supervisor, or
Bachelor’s degree and five years of related experience, including two years as a supervisor.