The Illinois Department of Public Health is seeking a highly motivated individual to serve as a working supervisor. This individual would schedule, plan, implement and direct the regional operation of the Intellectual/Developmental Disability Section within the Division of Long-Term Care Field Operations.
Responsible for the daily supervision of regional office staff of the Intellectual/Developmental Disability Section.
Travels to conduct surveys of Inspection Program for Intermediate Care Facilities (ICF)/Developmental Disabilities (DD), Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF) Pediatric and Seriously Mentally Ill (SMI) facilities to maintain survey skills and proficiency in the application of state and federal regulations and survey procedures.
Develops regional survey schedules for certification, licensure and Inspection of Care (IOC) survey activities.
Participates in the development of technical program policies and procedures.
Serves as working supervisor.
Serves as the regional liaison on Intellectual/Developmental Disability section issues with other Department Divisions, State agencies, provider groups and associations, and interested citizens.
Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of the duties enumerated above.
Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to completion of four years of college.
Requires prior experience equivalent to three years of progressively responsible administrative experience working with persons with developmental disabilities.
College courses in a health and human services field.
Thorough knowledge of Illinois long term licensing and Federal Certification programs.
Two years experience conducting surveys in health care facilities.
One year experience developing and coordinating survey schedules.
One year experience exercising independent judgment as a working supervisor.
One year experience preparing complex written and oral reports.
One year work experience in Microsoft Word, processing, and spreadsheet applications (i.e. Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint).
Conditions of Employment
Requires ability to travel.
Requires possession of a valid drivers license.
Work Hours: 4 day work week: Monday through Thursday
Work Location: 4212 St Charles Rd Bellwood, IL 60104-1146
Job Family: Administration/Management
This position DOES NOT contain “Specialized Skills” (as that term is used in CBAs).
Certain provisions of the revolving door restrictions contained in 5 ILCS 430/5-45 apply to this
position. As a result, the employee should be aware that if offered non-State employment during
State employment or within one year immediately after ending State employment, the employee shall,
prior to accepting any such non-State employment offer, notify the Office of the Executive
Inspector General for the Agencies of the Illinois Governor (“OEIG”) or may be subject to a fine.
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About Illinois Department of Public Health
The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is tasked with the oversight of communities within Illinois to achieve and maintain optimal health and safety. With an annual budget of over $600 million in state and federal funds, 7 regional offices, 3 laboratories and over 1,100 employees, IDPH is equipped to fulfill its mission of protecting the health and wellness of the people of Illinois through the prevention, health promotion, regulation and control of disease and injury.