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Vice President/Administration

Qualifications - Master's Degree in Business, Public Administration, Human Resources or related field; Minimum of 5-7 years experience at a management or administrative level that includes planning, project management and problem solving in a highly diverse organization; Ideal candidates will possess experience in human services, non-profit or similar organizations. Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, including salary requirements and resume no later than February 7, 2018.
Job Location - Main Center, Scranton
Duties - This is a newly created position that will serve as part of the Administrative Team with a primary function of providing leadership and administrative oversight for Saint Joseph's Center. This position will have supervisory responsibility for certain departments and operational functions including organizational strategic planning. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, supervising the Human Resources and Outpatient Therapy Departments, providing leadership for the Center's strategic planning efforts, evaluating and advising on long range planning and new programs and strategies. This position will also enhance, implement and enforce policies and procedures of the organization and develop/implement systems that will improve organizational effectiveness.

Summer Program Staff

Qualifications - Valid PA driver's license, High School diploma or GED, must be at least 18 years old
Job Location - Main Center, Scranton, Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 3:00pm, June July and part of August
Duties - Work with children ages 1 to 21 years who have an intellectual disability, physical and medical challenges in a summer camp-like atmosphere. Have fun completing art projects, ball games and music therapy. Use your creative energy to make summer great for the children at the Center.

Program Assistant

Qualifications - Valid PA driver's license; High school diploma or GED; must be at least 18 years of age; two years experience working with person's with disabilities preferred; ability to lift 50 pounds
Job Location - Full Time first shift in Scranton
Duties - Responsible for ensuring a safe environment for program participants and staff; Assists program specialists, Direct Support Professionals and people from various disciplines in meeting the needs of individual participants

Licensed Practical Nurse

Qualifications - PA Practical Nursing License, current certification in CPR, valid PA driver's license, prior experience preferred
Job Location - Full Time in the Hughestown home and the Main Center; Part Time and Per Diem in the Hughestown and Swoyersville homes and at the Main Center, Scranton
Duties - Caring for the health needs and medication administration of residents in assigned living areas utilizing best practices and in a competent and safe manner

House Manager

Qualifications - High School diploma or GED; Valid PA driver's license; Ability to lift 50 pounds
Job Location -
Full Time 3rd shift in Scranton
Duties - Oversee the general operation of the assigned home within the Maternity and Family Services department and provide support services to those clients who are in residence. Provide a safe, secure nurturing environment for program participants and assist them in achieving personal goals.

Community Support Professional

Qualifications - Must be 18 years of age with a High School diploma or GED; valid driver's license; have access to a reliable car; experience working with intellectually disabled individuals is preferred
Job Location - Community based; Per Diem hours including evening and weekend hours
Duties - This position involves providing community-based care to individuals with intellectual disabilities, including transportation and any activities which meet the needs of the individual

Maintenance Worker

Qualifications - High School diploma or GED and valid PA driver's license
Job Location - Full Time, 3rd shift at the Main Center in Scranton
Duties - The primary duties are to perform light maintenance work and security

Registered Nurse

Qualifications - Registered Nurse PA license, current certification in CPR, valid PA driver's license, experience working with developmentally disabled individuals preferred
Job Location - Per Diem at Main Center, Scranton
Duties - Administration of the program policies and procedures developed for the care and treatment of the residents of Saint Joseph's Center, direct medical care as needed

Respite Providers

Qualifications - High School diploma or GED and valid driver's license
Job Location - Per Diem position in either the home of the client or the respite provider, but usually in the home of the respite provider.
Duties - Offer families a temporary intermission from the home care of their family member with special needs. The program matches an individual with an intellectual disability in need of temporary home care with a welcoming home. A spare bedroom would be required. Provides 24 hour (or longer) care and usually on weekends. This would include providing all meals, personal hygiene and assistance with medications.
Rate of Pay - $115 per 24 hour period

Behavior Support Professional

Qualifications - High school diploma or GED; valid driver's license; ability to lift 50 pounds; at least two years experience working with adults with intellectual disabilities or adult autism
Job Location - Full time and Part time at our community homes in the Scranton area
Duties - One-on-one care to an assigned individual receiving services

Direct Support Professional

Qualifications - High School graduate; valid driver’s license; ability to lift 50 pounds
Job Location - Full, Part Time and Per Diem at the Main Center and in the community homes
Duties - Provides both direct programming and assists in the personal care of individuals with intellectual disability, to include hygiene, meals and activities