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Resources For Human Development, Inc. Unit Director in Waterloo, Iowa

Description/Job Summary /RHD is open and hiring for a Unit Director to lead a team both clinically and operationally./ Are you looking for a rewarding career helping others improve their quality of life? Resources for Human Development is seeking mission-driven individual to join our program located in the Waterloo area. /Advantages of Working for RHD:/ * Full Benefits Package * Generous PTO Plan * Free Virtual Fitness Classes * Scholarship and Tuition Programs * Employee Assistant Program * Student loan forgiveness program * Discounts on Cell Phone services Responsibilities/Duties Leadership, Staff Management and Organizational Strategy * * Supervisees program staff maintains an organizational culture and services where professionalism, quality care, employee engagement and empowerment, and services that further RHD's values are recognized and rewarded. * Ensure that the program team is knowledgeable about the corporate strategic and service line operational initiatives and provides an understanding of each initiative and how it relates to directly to their program. * Develops and monitors program using metrics to ensure quality staff support, oversight, and development throughout the program. * Oversees and participates in the recruitment, hiring, training, evaluation and disciplinary process for all employees. * Ensures program is filling staffing vacancies in partnership with the HR Team. *Program Oversight and Evaluation * * Day to day operational oversight, supervision, and support of Assistant Directors, Site Supervisors and other program staff for programs/services in a region to ensure high quality service delivery * Promotes and supports a working environment consistent with the culture of RHD and RHD Values * Data collection and reporting, primary liaison with service line and departments. * Oversight to ensure that all staff members meet or exceed standards set by regulations of the federal, state, and local government, funders, accrediting bodies, and RHD corporate policies. *Quality Assurance * * Collaborate with the Service line Clinical Directors to ensure that services are trauma informed, person centered and ensuring that the recognized best practices, including Evidence Based Practices are implemented. * Collaborate with the Clinical quality team in the implementation of initiatives supporting the related RHD Strategic Objectives and other corporate wide clinical initiatives. * Partners with the service line's quality team to ensure best practices in the program and quality enhancements lead to quality outcomes * Ensures that all consumers have current and appropriate ISP's or treatment plans in place, that their needs are met, and that they are being enabled to experience the highest level of independence possible. *Finance, Development, and Other Operations * * Works with program team, service coordination team, and revenue cycle team to ensure that all individuals supported have current authorizations and that all services and related notes are entered into the electronic health record timely and according to policy. Assists in the resolution of outstanding/unpaid services and claims * Authorizes and incurs program expenditures in accordance with approved program budget in partnership with other leadership, as required * Oversees program financial processes and transactions, including but not limited to accounts payable, payroll, and consumer funds, to ensure compliance with established policies and procedures * Communicate funder/government information to program team to ensure understanding and compliance and attend local funder/government meetings, as requested by Regional Director. * Collaborates and supports the ongoing evaluation of program design & services, to enhance program quality & growth. *Required Experience * 3 years of experience in a human service agency, which included supervision of others, direct service and program planning. Required Education * Graduate degree required in a human services field in Psychology, Psychiatry, Social Work, Nursing, Rehabilitation, Education, or any Graduate degree in the field of human services Required Qualifications * Knowledge of and compliance with the State Regulations and IDS Guidelines * Ability to effectively use computers, pertinent technology, and mobile devices * Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in written form * Ability to support and implement RHD values and beliefs * Ability to engage clients and staff in effective, therapeutic, and healthy interactions [Professional Certification (if applicable)] * Criminal record clearances, as dictated by the assigned programs * Spanish speaking and ASL preferred, but not required. * State of Iowa Licensure as a LMHP/LMSW required. LISW preferred Program Summary The Unit Director is responsible for developing and implementing program and service goals and objectives, resulting in the seamless delivery of behavioral healthcare to individuals receiving services through the Waterloo Region Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACT). The Unit Director will be responsible for oversight of the program and direct supervision of all ACT program staff. This will be conducted through adhering to specific RHD ACT procedures and policies; implementing specific procedures and programs; developing, implementing and achieving annual goals and objectives as established in the annual program plan, insuring the program's compliance with operating policies, procedures and outside regulatory requirements; organizing the work activities of the department(s); directly supervising assigned personnel; communicating with appropriate personnel (internal and external providers) and providing periodic reports. The ACT program will have an office in Waterloo, Iowa. /Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status./