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Family Connection, Inc

Executive Director of Residential Treatment

Family Connection, Inc
Anderson, Indiana, United States

Date Posted: 08/11/2008
Categories: Administrative
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Position: Executive Director of Residential Treatment
Reports to: President/CEO
Status: Exempt/FT
Classification: Director
Prepared by Sandi Butler/HR consultant

This position is established to oversee the supervision, oversight and administration of the residential treatment. All operations and function will be within the parameters established by the President and CEO, Board of Directors and applicable regulatory, accrediting and statutory guidelines.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBIITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned within Family Connection Inc.

Provide program leadership consistent with the philosophy of Triple L Youth Center, licensing standards, and professional ethics.

To oversee all staff employed at Triple L Youth Center which includes building a team through employment, supervising and evaluating. To coordinate and facilitate staff by creating a positive working environment through nurturing by equipping, communicating and use of conflict resoloution as support tools.

Coordinate and provide staff training and development.

All recruiting and hiring of clinical and direct staff must be within budget and approved by President.

Create processes and procedures for all areas of management within the residential treatment programming including staff and youth in treatment.

To create and nurture an intentional partnership between all agencies under Family Connection and/or Triple L Youth Center.

Maintain a positive working relationship within local community to develop network to meet the needs of the youth through Triple L Youth Center.

To create and nurture an intentional partnership with agencies that support and use programming with Triple L Youth Center.

Partnership with President/CEO and Board of Directors to participate with vision designing strategies to implement vision for Family Connection,Inc. through Triple L Youth Center.

Assessing needs and analyzing existing program to meet the needs of the agency.

Develop, monitor and provide sound fiscal management of residential treatment program's budget.

Fiscal management including develop and monitoring yearly budget.

Maintain internal record keepings along with external record keeping such as state and local requirement for reports.


Staff at Triple L Youth Center


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disailities to perform the essential functions.

A committed Christian with strong appreciation and support of Family Connection, Inc. philosophy.

Comnmitted to visioning through innovative strength partnering with President/CEO, Board of Directors and local volunteers.

Willing to evaluate present methods and develop innovative approaches.

Must be able to manage many disparate, even miscellaneous assignments, while overseeing vey important areas.

Ability to manage staff and work within the hierarch structure of Family Connection, Inc.

Ability to relate well to subordinates, peers, superiors, volunteers and children of all ages.

Ability to project a united focus on common ministy.

Must be able and committed to resolve conflicts on all levels.

Ability to assimilate diverse staff and remain focused on unifying work.

Demonstrated skills in task-organization and attention to detail.

Demonstrated abilty to be self-initiating in tasiks and procedures.

Ability to handle stress and pressure constructively.

Excellent interpersonal skill - comfortable and confident in one-on-one exchanges.

Ability to comfortably interact with business and legal worlds including different government agencies and relate effectively with individuals of diverse ethnic and cultural background.


Masters Degree in social work and licensed by State of Indiana

Excellent computer Skills - Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
Computer-literate, must be able to extract and undrstand data over entire range of corporate structure, use of computer as analytical tool (ability to learn)

5 years management experience in non-profit executive leaderhsip of Human Services Agency.

Experience in negotiation of treatment contracts.


Strong verbal and written conmmunication skills.

Develop and facilitate training programming for staff and youth in treatment

Ability to publicly speak in roles of training and public relations.


Budget building and fiscal management

Strong Accounting


The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


The work environment characteristics are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enale individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.