CORNERSTONES OF CARE
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Program Manager, Family Support Services Program (Kansas)
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Job Reference #: 8a7883a96abc7bfe016ac2cbe4675f4d
Categories: Healthcare - Support Services, Management - Mid-Level (Manager, Director), Management - Project / Program
Cornerstones of Care has recently received Foster Care contracts in the state of Kansas and we are excited to fill these new job opportunities.
LOCATION: Kansas City, KS (1 open position)
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Program Manager, Family Support Services Program works under the direction of the Associate Executive Director of Kansas Child Welfare Programs and is responsible for the supervision of the Family Support Manager overseeing support for relative/kin placements and the Health Manager responsible for overseeing the nurse case managers in addition to ensuring service compliance with contract/licensing/funding body and accreditation requirements. This position serves as on-going liaison between Cornerstones of Care and funding sources, maintaining adequate communication channels at all times to ensure that services remain flexible and creative in response to community needs. The Program Manager provides back-up Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children (ICPC) support to case management services as necessary, consistent with contract guidelines and requirements. This position ensures practice is in place and followed as it relates to psychotropic medication reviews. Responsible for ensuring all policies, procedures, protocols, paper work, data entry and practices are followed as outlined by Cornerstones of Care and DCF policy. This position monitors and provides guidance to staff on effective ways to manage their individual case load budgets. The Program Manager of Family Support actively participates in the planning, development, and on-going growth of the program and ensures that all requirements are met for auditing purposes, including that service providers are meeting contractual agreements with Cornerstones of Care. The Program Manager of Family Support must be accessible by phone after hours, holidays and weekends, when assigned as the on call supervisor and be willing to travel as the position requires.
QUALIFICATIONS: This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or other Human service related field and relevant work experience with children and families. Must be licensed by the Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board to practice in Kansas. The preferred candidate will have a Master’s Degree in Social Work or related field. Must pass background check, physical and drug screening. This position also requires a valid driver’s license and proof of current vehicle insurance.
PAY GRADE: 7
SALARY: $42,636.52 - $66,086.61 annually
(Starting salary depends on education and experience)
BENEFITS: Cornerstones of Care offers full-time employees a competitive benefits package, including: medical/dental/vision coverage; prescription coverage; accident insurance; short-term disability; health savings account (HSA); flexible spending account (FSA); paid time off; retirement (401K); and Public Service Loan Forgiveness. To view a detailed Summary of Benefits please visit our website at www.cornerstonesofcare.org and under the heading “About Us” click on “Join Our Team.”
HOW TO APPLY: Please complete an online application at www.cornerstonesofcare.org
CORNERSTONES OF CARE’S ORGANIZATIONAL COMMITMENTS:
- Nonviolence-helping to build safety skills and a commitment to higher purpose
- Emotional Intelligence-helping to teach emotional management skills
- Social Learning-helping to build cognitive skills
- Open Communication-helping to overcome barriers to healthy communication, learn conflict management
- Democracy-helping to create civic skills of self-control, self-discipline, and administration of healthy authority
- Social Responsibility-helping to rebuild social connection skills, establish healthy attachment relationships
- Growth and Change-helping to work through loss and prepare for the future
Please contact: Cornerstones of Care, Human Resources Department
300 E. 36th Street, Kansas City, MO 64111
Phone: (816) 508-1707
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Cornerstones of Care is an
Equal Opportunity Employer