WACOSA, a non-profit organization in the St. Cloud area, dedicated to providing services to adults with developmental disabilities, is seeking a FT Client Manager to join our Waite Park team. M-F, 12:30 – 8:30pm, $ 14.11 per hour.


  • Responsible for client case management and to coach and train staff in skills necessary to assure clients are successful and independent in the workplace environment

  • QDDP status with 1-2 years experience working with adults with developmental disabilities in a vocational setting
  • Must have 4 year degree in Human Services
  • Possess good communication, organizational and computer skills 
  • Physical requirements
    • employee is regularly required to talk or hear
    • Intermittent bending/twisting/reaching
    •  Use of hands to finger, handle or feel 
    •  May need to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
    •  Must be able to stand/walk up to extended periods of time while training clients
    • Occasional lifting up to 40 lbs
    • Specific vision abilities required include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Implement behavioral holds on clients as needed
  • Travel regionally and to work sites to train clients
Essential Functions

Case Management & Consumer Services & Outcomes

  • Conduct all admissions in coordination with the program director
  • Oversee all admissions and discharges in coordination with the program director
  • Maintain working knowledge of all consumer programs and supervisory needs
  • Interaction with consumers and mentoring of staff that results in:
    • Independence in all areas of their day
    • Healthy social interactions
    • Self regulated behaviors
    • Opportunities to use skills in decision making
    • Work opportunities to use skills in decision making
    • Opportunities for consumer Self Advocacy
  • Be responsible for the development, management and implementation of each consumer’s service plans assuring that they include outcome-based goals
  • Develop behavior management programs when necessary, getting approval from your Site Coordinator and/or Lead Client Manager
  • Complete all appropriate paper work and reports required by WACOSA policy, licensure and county, CARF and other accrediting bodies
  • Maintain positive and ongoing communication as one of WACOSA’s primary contact to interdisciplinary team members
  • Obtain approval from your supervisor prior to changes in consumer service needs

How to Apply

  • Position is FT & includes competitive benefits pkg. Send a completed appl. (avail. at www.WACOSA.org under ‘Contact Us’) -OR- complete in-person by: Oct. 30, 2014

Front Desk (320 Bldg. Sundial Dr., Door 3)
P.O. Box 757
Waite Park, MN 56387

**NO phone calls**

WACOSA is an EO/M/W/Disability/AA Employer
All candidates are considered w/o regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, disability, age, or marital status, sexual orientation or preference, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or membership on a local rights commission