Director of Residential Treatment
Location: Regina and Pilot Butte Area
Term: Full Time
Reference #: 19-343
Contact: Nancy Underhill at 306-751-4527
Closing Date: Dec 08, 2019 - 11:59 PM
Ranch Ehrlo Society has an exciting career opportunity within its residential team. We are a nationally recognized treatment program seeking candidates to fill one of our Director of Residential Treatment positions for our specialized residential treatment program for Persons with Developmental Disabilities in the Pilot Butte and Regina area.
We are dedicated to providing quality residential treatment services to children, youth, and adults who are experiencing a range of social, psychological, behavioural, cognitive, and psychiatric difficulties. Services are provided through holistic and psychosocial therapies, designed to enhance the well-being of individuals and their families.
The leadership and direction of the Program for Persons with Developmental Disabilities is provided by the Director of Residential Treatment along with the Director of Clinical Services. Each of these positions are integral members of the multi-disciplinary team providing treatment services to our clients.
The Director of Residential Treatment provides leadership and management of the residential treatment program for various programs and/or units assigned to them. This position is responsible for residential treatment programming, administration functions, annual planning, budgeting, and operational supervision of residential staff within their division. They work closely with the individual managers to ensure that treatment services, resources, and staff of the units are working within the vision of the agency and working towards the goals as set out in the strategic plan.
Preferred skills and experience:
• A master’s degree in social work, psychology, or a related human services field.
• 10 years of residential group home experience is preferred.
• Strong knowledge of social services and out of home placements, with
a particular emphasis on persons with developmental disabilities.
• Experience as a collaborative member within a multi-disciplinary team.
• Knowledgeable in Saskatchewan Family and Child Services Act and the Saskatchewan
Residential Services Act and Regulations.
• Experience with employment standards and law.
• Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
• Excellent leadership and training skills.
Ranch Ehrlo has been selected as one of Saskatchewan’s Top Employer for 2019. We offer competitive wages, enhanced vacation plan, excellent benefits package, and pension plan.
Annual wage is $107,372 to $145,268 depending on education and experience.
Apply by December 8, 2019 by completing the on-line application and submitting your resume and cover letter on-line to www.ehrlo.com/careers