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Group Home Assistant Manager

Seaside Heights, New Jersey
7 Nov 2023

Group Home Assistant Managers

Residential Program

Manahawkin & Toms River, NJ locations

The New Jersey Institute for Disabilities (NJID) is one of the largest not-for-profit agencies of its kind in the nation providing services to infants, children, and adults with developmental and related disabilities. NJID offers specialized facilities, programs, and support throughout New Jersey. Come join our dedicated staff of more than 500 and make a difference in someone's life!

We are currently recruiting for group home Assistant Managers in Manahawkin & Toms River, NJ. The group home Assistant Manager is responsible for training and supervising staff and assisting in assessments and medical appointments. The qualified candidate must have strong organizational and communication skills, have a responsible attitude, and be reliable. The ability to assist with client care and transportation is required. The qualified candidate will share on-call responsibilities with the group home Manager and provide effective leadership and direction to staff in the absence of the manager.


Job Requirements:

  • An Associate's degree preferred
  • A valid driver's license in good standing and must be insurable through NJID's automobile insurance
  • Experience working as a supervisor preferred
  • Experience with individuals with intellectual, developmental, and related disabilities


Manahawkin Work schedule: Tue - Fri 2pm -10pm And Sat 9am - 5pm

Toms River Work schedule: Tue - Wed 3pm-11pm, Fri 1pm-9pm and Sat 8:30am-4:30pm

Other shifts are available at these locations.


  • 100% Employer Paid Health and Dental Insurance for Employees
  • Vision
  • Retirement Plan
  • 403(b) Plan
  • Paid Vacation, Sick, Personal, and Holidays
  • On the Job Training
  • Extra Work Hours Available
  • Career development and growth Opportunities
  • Tuition Reimbursement 

NJID has full-time, part-time, and per diem direct support opportunities in Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean, and Somerset Counties.

Please apply online at and click on the careers tab or fax your resume to 732-590-1798.

COVID-19 Considerations

Since the beginning of the pandemic, the safety and security of the individuals we serve and our employees have been of the utmost importance to us. To that end, NJID follows stringent protocols which comply with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), State and local public health guidelines. NJID ensures necessary Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is made available for all employees. 


NJID EOE Statement

It is NJID's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all its employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, creed, color, national origin, age, ancestry, nationality, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expressing, disability status, liability for military service, protected veteran status, affectional or sexual orientation, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), or any other category protected by law. As an agency, we value diversity of background and opinion and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, fringe benefits, layoff, termination, or any other terms and conditions of employment.

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  • Job Reference: 1159185597-2
  • Date Posted: 7 November 2023
  • Recruiter: New Jersey Institute for Disabilities
  • Location: Seaside Heights, New Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical