We are seeking a Deputy Director of Advocacy and Community Services

Deputy Director of Advocacy and Community Services

Incident Management Services

We are seeking a Deputy Director of Advocacy and Community Services (Incident Management Services) in Scranton. This position works closely with County Administrators and Providers of Developmental Disabilities Services to ensure that the health, safety, and rights of persons receiving mental health supports and services are respected.

Responsibilities: (pursuant to assignment)

  • Oversee and manage the daily operations of the Incident Management Department;
  • Consult with stakeholders on Incident Management processes;
  • Conduct Incident Management training;
  • Develop reports and recommendations to County Administrators;
  • Check the Home and Community Services Information System (HCSIS) database;
  • Manage assigned staff; and
  • Other duties as assigned.

Educational/Professional Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Services or related field preferred but not required;
  • Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) Investigation Certification preferred;
  • Experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities;
  • Leadership skills as demonstrated by the ability to lead people and get results through others;
  • Management skills as demonstrated by the ability to organize and manage multiple priorities;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Attention to detail; and
  • Strong Team Player.

Salary with benefits to commensurate with experience. Please reply in confidence to one of the following:

Mail to:

The Advocacy Alliance

Vice-President/Chief Human Resources Officer

846 Jefferson Avenue

P.O. Box 1368

Scranton, PA 18501

Email to: info@theadvocacyalliance.org

Fax to: (570) 207-9194

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action y Employer