Keidy is gold filled – in every way. In her personal life, Keidy owns a small business where she handmakes, curates and sells gold filled jewelry. In her professional life, Keidy shows her heart of gold every day through her work as a Department Manager for Behavior Respite in Action in our Long Beach office.
Behavior Respite in Action provides traditional and specialized respite, daycare, and attendant care services to individuals of all ages who are impacted by autism or similar developmental disabilities. Services are provided in the individual’s natural environment and ensure safety and active engagement while offering a break or support for parents and caregivers. It’s obvious that people who work for Behavior Respite in Action must have hearts of gold to do this important work.
Like all Department Managers, Keidy works as a member of the clinical team and provides direct care and support for her clients. But the role of Department Manager extends beyond that. As the Manager for her location, she also supervises the entire clinical and administrative staff assigned to her location – all while overseeing all aspects of service delivery to ensure quality and consistency for every client receiving care through her site.
It’s no surprise that everyone who works for Behavior Respite in Action makes a difference in the lives of others every day. They make a positive impact in the lives of our clients and their client’s family members. Our Department Managers make a difference in the lives of their colleagues, too, as they provide formal training, coaching, and mentoring to ensure everyone is prepared and positioned for success in whatever role they fill in the organization.
Typically, our Department Managers start off as Direct Support Professionals – an entry level position within the Behavior Respite in Action organization – and through the support and guidance they receive along the way, they can advance into this leadership role in our organization. They’ve grown with us and are definitely committed to paying it forward.
Wherever you are at in your professional journey, we are eager to help take you where you want to go.
To learn more about how you can GROW WITH US, call our Career Hotline at 855.360.4437.