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Assistant Group Home Administrator

Assistant Group Home Administrator

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Regular Full-Time
Afternoon (PM)

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With 40 programs and service sites spanning several counties, United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles, Ventura & Santa Barbara Counties (UCPLA) is the largest nonprofit provider of direct care services for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities in Southern California.


Directly responsible to the Administrator or in the Administrators absence to the Director of Client Services for the overall management and administration of the facility based on the policies and procedures established and the program plan approved by the Department of Developmental Services. 



  • Assist sthe Administrator in overall management and administration of the facility based on established policies and procedures and the DDS-approved program plan
  • Assists in ensuring compliance with federal, state and local laws and regulations, including Title 22, and ICF/MR Federal regulations
  • Helps coordinate the functions of each department within the facility
  • Assists in the screening of clients for admission
  • Assures clients’ rights are understood by all staff, and investigate and consult with residents, parents and other concerned parties when a clients' welfare is threatened or there is suspected infringement of thee rights
  • Assists with hiring, orientation, supervision of direct care staff, as well as training in proper use and maintenance of all equipment
  • Supervises the ordering, storage and preparation of food and maintain house and grounds in good repair
  • When necessary, drives company van in support of client programming, and perform client personal care as needed


  • Two years’ experience working with persons who have developmental disabilities and/or experience in a related field
  • One year of supervisory experience managing employees
  • Able to pass drug, physical, and criminal background check
  • Some management experience in the field of human services or business
  • Excellent oral and written skills
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred but not required


We offer competitive starting salaries and benefits to full-time staff: Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance, Life Assistance Program, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Paid Holiday, Vacation, and Sick Leave Benefits, Referral Bonus Plan, and Retirement Plan.


UCPLA is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates. UCPLA also considers qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in the City of L.A. pursuant to the L.A. Fair Chance Ordinance.