Residential Program Manager

Community Options, Inc. 2.7★

Community Options, Inc. is a national non-profit agency providing services to individuals with disabilities in 11 states.
We are Now Hiring an experienced Residential Program Manager in Butler, PA who will be responsible for the supervision and oversight of our Direct Support Professionals and our Regional Programs. The Program Manager leads a team to provide person-centered care tailored to meet the needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. You will support your team with day-to-day operations and challenges to achieve our programmatic goals.

Starting salary is: $45,000 annually


  • Lead and train your team to support programmatic initiatives, goals, daily routines, and the unique needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities
  • Provide training on daily routines including cleaning, cooking established meal plans, feeding, medication administration, and maintaining personal hygiene
  • Manage team performance through effective communication, training, performance management, staff meetings, and employee recognition
  • Develop and implement activity programs including the Meaningful Day curriculum
  • Communicate with the families and guardians of individuals we support as needed
  • Develop and update Individual Support Plans (ISP)/Person-Centered Plans (PCP) with an interdisciplinary team to include any concerns, observations, and behavioral developments
  • Ensure individuals are supported per their ISP/PCP including medication management, meal planning, and behavior management
  • Ensure program documentation and billable records are completed accurately and timely
  • Assist with monitoring the finances of individuals ensuring purchases are approved and accounted for with documentation
  • Monitor the health and medical needs of individuals and immediately report any concerns
  • Manage relationships with the families and guardians of the individuals in our care
  • Ensure work locations and vehicles are clean, well maintained, and stocked with necessary supplies including groceries, medications, and cleaning supplies
  • Cooperate with audits, inspections, and investigations
  • May be required to assist with scheduling and filling shifts
  • Additional tasks and responsibilities may be assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED; Bachelor’s Degree Preferred
  • Complete all state and agency required training per state guidelines
  • Valid driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record
  • Experience supporting individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities
  • Knowledge of state regulatory agency operations and standards relevant to supporting individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities
  • Team oriented with demonstrated leadership experience
  • Experience with problem solving against multiple priorities
  • Ability to establish a comfortable and supportive relationship with individuals receiving supports
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and remain calm in crisis situations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills

Competitive Benefits:

  • Insurance Options (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Paid Holidays—Including a Birthday Holiday
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Employee Incentive & Discount Programs
  • 403b Retirement Plan
  • Exceptional Career Growth Opportunities

Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $45,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • On call

Supplemental pay types:

  • Signing bonus

Work Location: On the road

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