Direct Care Service Provider-PRN (DEAR Unit) | White Oak

Job scope:

Performs responsible monitoring of the residency and grounds to insure client safety. Documents client's activity in shift report, assist in admission process to include, but not limited to, timely and accurate completion of admission paperwork and other paperwork and/or assistance as it relates to referral/transfer of patients as assigned, interacts with clients in a therapeutic, professional fashion, safe transportation of clients, cleaning and maintenance of facility, consistently maintain currency of all required staff training. Knows and enforces client guidelines pertaining to program, as specified in the policies and procedures manual of the unit, Division, and Community Healthcore.

Education/licensure:

Current valid driver's license in state of residence. Current staff development training as required by programs licensing agency and Community Healthcore, policy and procedures. Graduation from high school or GED equivalent diploma.

Experience/Knowledge:

 Experienced in performing crisis intervention. Ability to work in a structured treatment setting for adult male substance abusing population. Thorough knowledge of policies and procedures pertaining to residential program and population served. Ability to accept supervision and redirection. Ability to relate effectively with clients, professional, and co-working staff. Ability to keep appropriate, accurate documentation and records. Ability to channel information.  Ability to consistently maintain a professional presentation of self when dealing with clients, significant others of client's and all staff. 

Physical Requirements:

Ability to consistently maintain a professional presentation of self when dealing with clients, significant others of client's and all staff. Ability to lift 30 to 40 pounds. Ability to reach items above eye level and bend to pick up items at ground level. Must be physically able to complete Satori Alternative to Managing Aggressive Behavior (SAMA), CPR and First Aid