Under the direction of the Director of DDS, the Assistant Director is responsible to develop agency Developmental Disability programs within the agency in accordance with the OPWDD and The Salvation Army and other government initiatives. The Assistant Director plans and manages the implementation of services within their programs in accordance with Director of DDS, and OPWDD. They supervise all enteritis within their programs in keeping with agency and funding source guidelines and should be fully aware with the regulatory/contractual environment affecting the program. Supports the team in attaining their needs, assures quality services and provides an environment that is conducive to the welfare of the residents served in accordance with State and Federal Regulations Assistant Director of DDS overall responsibility is to assist the Director of DDS with various initiatives and objectives of the program. Work is directly related to management policy and general business operations. Is able to function at a full capacity within your job description and requirement. The agency has embraced the concept of a fully integrated system of care for all individuals of service. This requires that all staff assess the individual's needs holistically and see it as their responsibility to connect the individuals with services needed-internal or external to the agency, regardless of which of the individuals enters the system. Assess the needs of the whole individuals/family including their basic needs such as food, clothing and shelter. Ensure that referrals are made to appropriate internal and external services as required to meet the individual's families' needs. Follow-up on referrals you make on behalf of an individual’s family and respond to all referrals made to you/your program. Participate in cross-program service reviews that support the planning and coordination of service delivery and service closure and Other Duties as assigned.