Residential Services Coordinator

Area Residential Care

Job Reference #: ARC2021RSC-2

About the Role: Area Residential Care is seeking a Residential Services Coordinator that is highly knowledgeable in delivering high quality services and supports for people with intellectual disabilities. This position is responsible for ensuring all regulatory requirements are followed and for the overall programming offered in our residential and supported community living homes. Responsibilities include:

  • Provide guidance and direction to up to 9 residential supervisors.
  • Operating the agency’s residential programs;
  • Reviewing residential activity plans for quality;
  • Providing feedback and recommendations for best practices; and
  • Aligning residential programs with accreditation and regulatory service definitions.

The position reports to the Associate Executive Director.

About you: Qualified candidates will have:

  • A BS/BA degree in an education or human services-related field;
  • A minimum of three years of relevant experience that includes at least two in supervision;
  • Professional communication and technical skills;
  • A knowledge of I/DD licensing and accreditation in the state of Iowa; and
  • Strong leadership abilities.

The salary for this position is commensurate with education and experience.

Why Area Residential CareWe are a private non-profit organization dedicated to empowering people with intellectual disabilities and supporting them to achieve their highest quality of life. Area Residential Care serves approximately 185 persons with disabilities on an annual basis with a budget of $8,100,000. We have been continuously CARF accredited since 1999 and employ approximately 200 staff.

Dubuque, Iowa is a community of approximately 60,000 residents with a small-town heart. Located on the Mississippi River where Iowa, Wisconsin, and Illinois meet, Dubuque is a regional recreational and commercial hub for the surrounding area and serves as a regional medical center with two large hospitals and various medical facilities. It is home to three private universities, a community college, and several seminaries. Dubuque is a choice location for national and international leading companies such as A.Y. McDonald, Rite-Hite, and John Deere Dubuque Works.

Area Residential Care provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Job Benefits:

We offer a range of benefits including health and dental insurance, life insurance, retirement savings plans, vision coverage, and paid time off.

COVID-19 Precautions:

Social distancing measure are taken and face masks are required. Temperatures are taken at the beginning of each day for all personnel; this includes new hires.

Application Instructions:

For consideration email a letter of application, current resume, and 3-5 professional references by 8am on Monday, June 28, 2021, to, or mail to:

Area Residential Care
ATTN: Human Resources
3355 Kennedy Circle
Dubuque, IA 52002

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Residential Services Coordinator

Area Residential Care

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Job ID: 75263

Posted 15 days ago

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