Adult Day Program Director - Vinfen - Brighton, MA

Job Description:

Vinfen is hiring a Full-Time Program Director for an Adult Day Program in Brighton. We are looking for someone who has 3 years of experience with human services program management, specifically working with the population of developmental and intellectual disabilities. A Bachelor's degree is preferred, but experience can be substituted for educational training. Please read the details below before applying!

Job Description: Program Director - Adult Day Hab in Brighton, MA

The Day Program Director will oversee the clinical, financial, and administrative operations of a specified Day Program for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The Day Program is designed to increase the quality of life for each individual and participant. The Day Program Director will ensure proper standards and regulations are adhered to as set forth by the funding sources and also work to ensure programs meet the quality standards and provide value to each individual.

Other responsibilities include:

Direct and manage the activities of program staff. Hire staff appropriate to the position. Utilize staff appropriately with the goal of optimizing effort and achieving operational and financial goals.
Manage staff performance. Provide direction, training, and coaching; implement recognition and rewards programs; conduct performance planning and review sessions; provide guidance on career development. Responsible for counseling and corrective action programs, as necessary.
Ensure that the intake of prospective persons served is completed in a timely, professional manner; arrange and perform intake procedures, conduct initial assessment of persons' served appropriateness for program.
Provide supervision and direction to program staff regarding treatment/support plans and interventions, including rehabilitative strategies and techniques. Assist Managers in completing comprehensive assessment for persons served. Participate in various internal and external meetings regarding treatment/support planning.


A high school diploma or equivalent is required; Bachelor's degree preferred in Human Services, Psychology, or related, however, experience can be substituted in some cases for academic training.
A minimum of three years experience in progressively responsible human services functions, of which two years have been in a supervisory capacity.

Strong time management, organizational and writing skills.
All applicants must be at least 21 years of age and have a current, valid, US drivers' license for at least one year.
All applicants must become CPR, First Aid certified within 2 weeks of employment.
All candidates must be able to successfully pass a CORI, reference, national fingerprinting and driving record check.


Why Vinfen? We are committed to you! We offer great training, great benefits, career growth and job security!

Our comprehensive and generous benefits package includes:

A fully funded, employer-sponsored retirement plan that requires no employee contribution as well as an employee-funded 403(b) plan

First-rate Medical, Dental and Vision plans that are open all employees scheduled to work 30 hours per week or more. Plus, we offer a generous employer contribution toward the cost of medical insurance!
Employer-paid Life, Accidental Death & Dismemberment and Long-Term Disability Insurance (no cost to you!)
Employer-paid Short-Term Disability Insurance along with the option to purchase additional, voluntary, Short-Term disability insurance
Flexible Spending Reimbursement Accounts (Health and Dependent care)
Voluntary Term, Whole Life, Accident and Critical Care Insurance
Generous paid time off (Employees scheduled to work 20 hours or more per week):
15 days of Vacation per year
11 Paid Holidays
10 Sick Days per year
3 Personal Days per year * Educational Assistance and Remission Programs
$500 Employee Referral Bonus with no annual cap!
Other generous benefits including discounted YMCA memberships, access to discounted movie tickets and more!


Founded in 1977, for 40 years Vinfen has been a leading nonprofit human services organization that "transforms lives" by building the capacity of individuals, families, organizations and communities to learn, thrive and achieve their goals. To learn more about Vinfen, and/or to apply to this or other Vinfen positions, please visit our website

My Job. My Community. My Vinfen.

Vinfen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Job Information

Location:brighton, Massachusetts, 02135, United States
Job ID:44623316
Posted:October 29, 2018
Position Title:Adult Day Program Director
Company Name:Vinfen
Subsector:Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities
Job Function:Program Manager
Entry Level:No
Job Type:Full-Time
Job Duration:Indefinite
Min Education:H.S. Diploma/Equivalent
Min Experience:2-3 Years
Required Travel:0-10%
Salary:$50,000.00 - $50,000.00 (Yearly Salary)

About Vinfen

Vinfen is one of the most dynamic and innovative health and human services organizations in the country. With over 200 locations in Massachusetts and Connecticut, we are a premier provider of comprehensive services for adolescents and adults with disabilities or life challenges. We provide a wide range of evidence-based programs in recovery, supported living, habilitation, education, employment, clinical, and peer support to the populations we serve.

Our leadership and Vinfen as a company have received numerous awards and been recognized for excellence in health and human services at the state and national level.

We work in partnership with professionals and organizations from all areas of health and human services. We collaborate with experts and thought leaders in the field to learn from them, as they learn from us. We work with legislators and government officials, with advocacy organizations, and with other providers, to advocate for the people we serve and their families and to support our employees.

With over 2,700 dedicated employees, Vinfen is one of the largest nonprofit employers in Massachusetts. Our staff members are caring and dedicated people who have become experienced, highly-trained professionals in the field of health and human services.

Vinfen’s commitment to excellence is evident in our employees across the company, who are all dedicated to supporting and empowering the people we serve. At Vinfen, we are all about transforming lives together.

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