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BrightSpring Health Services PROGRAM COORDINATOR in KANSAS CITY, Kansas

Our Company

ResCare Community Living


Our operational team members focus on efficiently meeting the needs of our clients across various lines of business. If your passion is to ensure quality care to help our clients live their best life we encourage you to apply today!


  • Provides assistance to person(s) served in order to promote their physical, social, and psychological well being

  • Interacts frequently and positively with person(s) served and support staff to promote the rights of the person(s) served to achieve an enhanced quality of life

  • Follow agency procedures to promote optimum health care and behavioral supports to maintain the well being of person(s) served

  • Ensures consumer and guardian participation in development of service plan and personal futures plan

  • Coordinates development of each person(s) served personal futures plan

  • Develops and implements service plan within 30 days of moving in, annually, when significant changes occur, and when moving out

  • Demonstrates knowledge of contractual, legal and regulatory requirements

  • Monitors to ensure all service sites deliver services in accordance with contractual, legal and regulation requirements

  • Monitors/implements/supervises delivery of service plans and personal futures plan and training of staff

  • Maintains fiscal spending within limits of approved budget; e.g. household expenses and repairs, vehicle expenses, personnel costs, consultant services, etc

  • Monitors worker's compensation and unemployment claims for assigned service site(s)

  • Is proactive in efforts to reduce claims and minimize risk/exposure of agency in these areas

  • Other duties as assigned


  • BA/BS in Business, Health Care Administration, or Social Services. High school diploma or GED equivalent and three years of related job experience may be substituted per area regulations. Exceptions must have written approval from Regional Management.

  • A minimum of two years of verifiable work experience providing services and supports to individuals with developmental disabilities.

  • One year previous supervisory experience preferred.

  • Experience in managing systems, processes, and people.

  • Based on geographical location, you may be required to be certified as a Food Service Director

About our Line of Business

ResCare Community Living has four decades of experience in the disability services field, providing support to individuals who need assistance with daily living due to an intellectual, developmental or cognitive disability. Our community living services are provided in 27 states with several thousand programs and a comprehensive range of high-quality services, including: Community Living, Adult Host Homes for adults regardless of disability, Behavioral/Mental Health Support, In-home Pharmacy Solutions, Telecare and Remote Support, Supported Employment and Training Programs, and Day programs. For more information, please visitwww.rescarecommunityliving.com. Follow us onFacebook (https://www.facebook.com/ResCareCommunityLiving) andLinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/rescare-community-living/) .

Additional Job Information

The Program Coordinator will be responsible for assisting the agency RN with medical, dental and other applointments; documentation and communication of appointments and instructions; medication administration, delivery and oversight. This is a full-time, hourly position at 16 $ per hour. Certified Medication Admistration certification is required.

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BrightSpring Health Services, and our family of brands, 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.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact the BrightSpring Disabilities Support Team at 1-833-773-7240 orcontact us (https://www.brightspringhealth.com/application-assistance/) for assistance.

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ID 2021-49742

Position Type Full-Time

Line of Business ResCare Community Living