Supervisor of Innovative Living Options
- AgencyCommunity Living Parry Sound
- Position Full-Time
Under the direction of the Director of Support Services and as a member of the Management Team, the Supervisor of Innovative Living Options has the responsibility for providing operational leadership to LifeShare and innovative living options, and for the creation and promotion of opportunities for inclusion through community development as it relates to LifeShare and innovative living options.
Leadership focus is on teaching and empowering staff, enabling them to become increasingly self-sufficient and nurturing self-determination while promoting teamwork.
The Supervisor of Innovative Living Options plans, develops, leads, supervises, implements and monitors activities related to Home Planning and Person Directed Plans and improves the quality of supports to enable a more meaningful life for persons supported and enhance community inclusion.
The Supervisor of Innovative Living Options embraces a rights based culture while functioning in accordance with the Mission, Vision, Values and Service Principles of Community Living Parry Sound.
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS: • Minimum two year college diploma DSW, Social Services or Human Services field required • A minimum of two years with a special needs population with progressive and related experience • Strong leadership with experience in motivating staff to achieve results • Ability to deal with difficult or sensitive situations • Exceptional problem solving skills • Excellent written and oral communication skills • Proficiency with MS office suite, scheduling software, client databases, internet • Self starter who is motivated • Excellent interpersonal skills with a professional and enthusiastic demeanour • Unquestionable tact and confidentiality • Ability to multi-task with superior organizational skills • Achievement oriented and disciplined • Superior attention to detail • Strong numeric ability • Excellent time management skills • Cooperative and agreeable team player who is comfortable working in a busy setting • Comfortable with authority • Has objective, logical judgement • Handles stress effectively • Optimistic