The Worcester Staffed Apartment Program serves two women who are supported by the North Central DDS Area Office. Individuals served are diagnosed with mild intellectual disabilities and mental health challenges. The focus is expanding current independent living skills and mental health stabilization. It is expected the women will each enjoy various amounts of independent time both at home and in the community. There is a focus on community inclusion/participation.
Our agency provides excellent supervision (both individual and group), as well as various trainings in which to obtain CEU’s, and opportunities for advancement. Our agency is an eligible employer for the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program and provides tuition reimbursement for continuing education.
The primary functions of an Assistant Program Manager are to provide administrative assistance to the Program Manager, supervise program staff while on shift, and provide structure while delegating shift responsibilities and activities. In addition to these responsibilities, the Assistant Program Manager provides case management to assigned individuals, as well as serves as the primary supervisory/authority figure in the absence of the Program Manager. This position has on-call responsibilities.