Milieu is an inter-disciplinary agency that supports individuals with multiple barriers across British Columbia. As such we are looking for: POSITION: Full Time Residential Coordinator LOCATION: Courtenay/Comox/Campbell River The Residential Coordinator will provide intense evidence based person centered coordination of supports including development of plans and linkages to services for persons with complex multisystem needs who require a high level of active engagement and ongoing monitoring. This person will supervise 5-6 managers of residential services both operationally and clinically in the provision of support for persons with complex care needs.
* A formal university degree in social services at the undergraduate or post graduate levels is preferred. * Ability to work flexible hours. * Knowledge of application of case management principles. * A minimum of five years of experience developing plans within a biopsychosocial framework for persons presenting with complex medical and/or behavioural support needs and whose needs have required engagement with multiple services and sectors. * Complex support coordination abilities and a familiarity with how to access supports and services available to children and adults with a developmental disability and complex medical and/or behavioural support needs. * Experience in using flexible and innovative approaches to solve complex issues at individual and system levels. * Experience working as part of an inter-professional team and working in a cross sector context that builds upon a systemic framework and promotes cross sector collaboration and partnerships. * Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. * A demonstrated ability to conduct oneself in a professional manner and to deal congenially with a variety of people effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision. * Strong organizational skills and ability to manage confidential information with tact and diplomacy. * A demonstrated ability to adhere to deadlines and prioritize multiple projects effectively. * A demonstrated ability in adherence to person served rights and an understanding of the persons ability to direct support and persons served confidentiality. * Knowledge of a variety of computer software applications and automated record keeping. * A valid province of British Columbia drivers license and access to a reliable and insured automobile.