Share Email Opening

Program Manager  

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift Days  
Location AZ Tucson Foster Care/Urban  
Open Date 10/1/2018  
Req Number PRO-18-00332  

Are you interested in joining a National Industry leader? Looking to do meaningful work to make an impact? If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team in Tucson!

Being a Foster Care Program Manager for our Foster Care Program has its Advantages!

As a Foster Care Program Manager at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

  • A role where you can use your leadership skills to train and mentor others
  • A fun, fast-paced and collaborative environment
  • An environment where you can to be an active decision maker
  • Competitive salary and amazing benefits

Currently, nearly 17,000 Arizona children have been placed in the foster care system due to abuse, neglect, and/or abandonment. Devereux Arizona trains and licenses individuals to become foster parents for children from birth to 18 years of age. We provide both traditional and therapeutic foster care in Tucson (Pima County) and Phoenix (Maricopa County). Our foster care programs include traditional foster care, kinship care and therapeutic foster care.

Located in Tucson, Arizona, the Foster Care Program Manager you will be responsible for the fiscal, administrative, and operational aspects of the programs. You will provide leadership, direction and supervision of the program and services in accordance with established standards. You will also serves as the program liaison to external agencies, parents/guardians, and other referral sources. Ensure the quality of therapeutic intervention, client interaction and/or community support provided by program personnel through program oversight and staff supervision. Candidates that have knowledge of and experience in the behavioral health system and an understanding of the system, knowledge of services, advocacy, etc. highly preferred.

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.

We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.

Our Culture, Our Expectations

At Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical (including medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off and a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.

Click here to see why we are a great place to work!

Keywords: Program Supervisor, operations manager, behavioral health, Program Coordinator, Youth Leader, Program Manager, Foster Care, Behavioral Health, Family Centered, mental health

Position Requirements

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in human services-related field, such as Psychology, Social Work, or Counseling, is required; Master’s Degree preferred.
  • Bachelor's and Five (5) year's; Master's and three (3) year’s experience in human services (e.g. child welfare, behavioral health) setting.
  • Two (2) year's supervisory experience required.
  • Current valid independent or associate licensed Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) to practice in Arizona with no restrictions a plus!
  • Must have leadership skills to lead a diverse group and problem solve effectively


  • Must be 21 years of age or older (per licensing standards)
  • Valid Arizona Driver's License & pass DMV 39-month history check
  • Current AZ Fingerprint Clearance Card with no restrictions (or eligibility to obtain with no restrictions)
  • Pre-employment Physical and Job Demand Assessment (if applicable)
  • Drug test within 24hrs of offer w/ negative results   
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  
Job Summary Available hours for this position are: Mon- Fri 9am-5pm and on- call rotation  
Contact Information Ruby Samsing  
About the Organization The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.
EOE Statement We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.

Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to


Other Jobs Within Same Category
-- None found --

Other Jobs Within 60 Miles
-- None found --

Follow us See who works here:

AppOne.comTM   copyrightŠ1999-2020 HR Services, Inc.
Click here for technical assistance.