|Title||Director of Guardianship Services, Mental Health America of Northeast Indiana|
|Categories||Industry: Nonprofit, Location: Fort Wayne, Type: Full Time|
|Salary||$42,000 – $48,000|
The Guardianship Program is responsible for the guardianship of the person. The Agency is appointed guardian by the Court to protect, advocate and oversee the care of seniors and incapacitated adults. An incapacitated adult is a person unable to represent their own ‘best interest’, and may be without family involvement to help them in decision making related to appropriate healthcare and major life areas. The agency guardians act as the liaison with volunteer advocates, and ensure volunteers build positive relationships with clients and providers to ensure the highest quality of life for incapacitated adults.
The Director has oversight, management and supervision of all of the guardianship programs and services. Develop and maintain mission-driven, sustainable programming and services using varied funding sources, consistent with the agency’s strategic plan. Work with the Executive Director to create, monitor and report on progress of work plans and program budgets.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
While performing the duties of this position, employees are regularly required to sit; talk or hear, both in person and by telephone; and use hands to operate office equipment; and reach with hands and arms. Employees are frequently required to stand and walk and to occasionally lift up to twenty pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
To apply, send your resume and cover letter to Lisa Smith, Executive Director, using the button below.