Assists with daily living activities at the person's home, in a daytime non-residential facility or a residential facility
Observes and monitors client's behavior and charts observations and incidents
Provides training of basic personal and social skills, simple academics, or work skills to consumers/students in a state school, hospital, juvenile detention facility, residence, group home, workshop, or supported employment environment
May assist with meal preparation, ensuring or encouraging client group activity, providing transportation, and/or limited case management
Arranges for needed medical care and provides needed services to assure that medical care is obtained
Assists with the development of an individual service/treatment plan for each assigned consumer/student
Cares for individuals and families during periods of incapacitation, family disruption or convalescence, providing companionship, personal care, and help in adjusting to new lifestyles
Counsels and advises clients on behavioral problems, daily decision-making, and the resolution of minor problems
Instructs and advises clients/residents on daily living skills in one-on-one or group instruction
Observes and monitors client behavior
Participates in case reviews, consulting with the team to evaluate the clients needs and plan for continuing services
Performs housekeeping duties, such as cleaning, washing clothes and dishes, and running errands
Plans, shops for, and prepares meals, including special diets, and assists families in planning, shopping for, and preparing nutritious meals
Prepares and maintains records of client progress and services performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor
Provides transportation for clients/residents to appointments and activities
Minimum Training & Experience: One year experience providing social or direct care services to groups of special needs individuals in a human services setting.
Associate degree in a social services related field (social work, sociology, psychology, etc.) from an accredited college or university.
Agency Specific Qualifications and/or Preferred Qualifications: Applicants with a CNA license are preferred.
Additional Information: Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.
This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.
In addition to applying online, please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 770-254-7418.
Passing a pre-employment drug test and a criminal background check are required upon hire.
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