Also referred to as:
Program Manager of Community Social Services
Requirements and Responsibilities
Program Manager - Social Service manages and administers the day to day operations of residential or community-based programs. Hires and trains staff that provide patient care. Being a Program Manager - Social Service ensures service delivery meets quality standards. Acts as a liaison with internal and external parties. Additionally, Program Manager - Social Service requires a bachelor's degree in a related area. Typically reports to a director. The Program Manager - Social Service manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Program Manager - Social Service typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.