Resident Living Specialist II
North Dakota State Government - Lisbon, ND

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Requires a high school diploma or GED, nurse assistant (C.N.A.) certification, Serve Safe training, and one year of experience as a C.N.A. or as a Resident Living Specialist.

If not currently certified, must be willing to become C.N.A. certified.

Preference will be given to individuals with C.N.A. and management experience.

This position is safety-sensitive. The applicant selected will be required to satisfactorily complete a drug test. Criminal History background check will also be completed on the selected applicant.

Application Procedures: Complete a State of ND Application for Employment (SFN 10950) . Access application form at: http://www.nd.gov/hrms/jobs/appforms.html or hard copy from any ND Job Service Office.

Please fill in all information requested on the application form, such as dates of employment.

Staff will score applications against the minimum qualifications and preferences listed on the job announcement and qualifying military service. After the scoring is completed, a certified list of eligible candidates and the applications will be forwarded to the Director of Social Services for further consideration and possible interview, based on the final scores.

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.

All applications material must be received on the closing date by 12 noon or before the closing date at the following address:
North Dakota Veterans Home
Attn: Liz Martin
PO Box 673
Lisbon, ND 58054
Phone: 701-683-6506; Fax: 701-683-6550; e-mail: ljmartin@nd.gov

ND Relay Number: 1-800-366-6888

Summary of Work: This position provides leadership to the Home by serving as a role-model and guide for others in the household. Duties include: keeping the household running smoothly, acting as a coach to promote resident centered care, providing leadership and vision to the household, ensure that standards are being met, and supervision of Resident Living Specialist’s.

The Household Coordinator must demonstrate leadership abilities to develop and motivate people; possess good critical thinking and problem solving skills, exhibit the ability to prioritize responsibilities; be flexible and able to work under stressful situations; possess good written and verbal communication skills, be self-directed and work autonomously; and have the necessary management skills to plan, coordinate and direct the household. This individual must be willing to work a flexible schedule which may include evenings, nights, weekends and holidays.

As employers, the State of North Dakota and political subdivisions prohibit smoking in all places of state and political subdivision employment in accordance with N.D.C.C. § 23-12-10.