Residential Aide

Bronx, NY

Responsibilities

 

  • Deliver direct crisis intervention to clients and formulates incident reports of such interventions.
  • Observe client when they are taking their medication if necessary.
  • Notify staff of any prescriptions given to client that must be filled (especially 12am-8am and weekend shifts).
  • Brief incoming shifts of status of the facility (which includes all clients in and out of facility).
  • Give verbal and written warnings to clients and hand out suitable consequences such as extra chores, removal of store and telephone privileges.
  • Advise treatment staff of any concerns via an entry in communication logbook or a note in treatment staff mailbox.
  • Provide coverage in the cafeteria during mealtimes, oversee the client bed area and confiscate any unnecessary items in accordance with DHS rules.
  • Organize and oversee morning/dispatches, petty cash (tokens, carfare, and lunch and dinner money).

 

Requirements

 

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 1-year work experience in residential treatment or similar setting.
  • Ability to provide crisis intervention utilizing good interpersonal skills with a high level of maturity and responsibility.
  • Driver’s license preferred, not required.

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 9/18/2019
Salary $15.00/hr






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