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 Subject : Area Director - DSI Council Bluffs.. 03/27/2018 01:21:14 PM 
Allison Wortmann
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DSI is a Provider invested in engaged employees that support people to lead meaningful lives, driven by them, as independently and interdependently as possible.

DSI – Council Bluffs, a provider that supports people who experience intellectual disabilities and/or mental health needs, is currently accepting applications for the Area Director position. The Area Director position is responsible for the operations of the Council Bluffs program. Candidates must have a proven ability to coach and inspire team members in using their strengths to create high quality supportive services. Candidates should possess a passion for supporting people to live their lives to the fullest.

The position will require outstanding leadership ability, analytical and problem-solving skills, delegation management, interest in developing those you supervise, and the ability to work independently. Additionally, someone who has an aptitude for establishing priorities and communicating expectations clearly and effectively is a must.

Day-to-day oversight and responsibilities may include:
- Building a team of invested employees who lead to the mission
-Program development and needs assessment
-Interpreting and understanding financial statements
-Working within budgetary constraints
-Personnel management and public relations
-Remaining solution-oriented when challenges arise
-Public speaking and public relations to internal and external stakeholders
-Uphold the exciting vision for all DSI-CB employees and individuals we support

Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, human services or a related field ispreferred, but years of experience in the field of developmental disabilities in a supervisory capacity will be considered (must possess a high school diploma or equivalent at minimum); two years’ experience in the field of developmental disability services; and at least one year of previous supervisory experience.

This position is primarily Monday through Friday, however may require some evenings and weekends. DSI offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package!

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Submit cover letter and resume or questions about the position to:
Allison Wortmann, PHR
[email protected]

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