Washington, DC, United States
Jun 09, 2020
At **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. We offer a wide- range of behavioral, developmental, and therapeutic support programs to Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals in an environment free of cultural or language barriers. The individuals we serve have psychological and or behavioral health needs. Some have intellectual disabilities. Most of our staff members are Deaf/Hard of hearing. PAHrtners employees are fluent in American Sign Language (ASL) and versed in Deaf culture.
_This position provides support to the residential program to ensure individuals served are on track with their goals, appointments, getting to their day programs, etc. Collaborate with employees to ensure shifts are covered. Ensure health needs of individuals are met. Counsel individuals to help them more effectively deal with matters such as personal problems, personal values, vocational responsibilities, and interpersonal relationships. Coordinate and ensure the completion of required documentation such as progress notes, medication logs; medical/dental appointment forms; incident reports, behavior and physical logs and other reports as required. Administer and document medication as prescribed and adhere to the medication policy, provide 24 hours rotating on call support including some weekends/holidays as scheduled. Assist with weekly menu and shopping for hygiene or other personal needs; ensure all money transfers are accurate before returning to office. Collaborate with program management to ensure that sites adhere to state licensing, county regulations, accrediting guidelines._
A high school diploma or equivalency is required; as well as one (1) year experience as a Resident Advisor or Residential Support Coach; OR one (1) year of experience in the human services field working with individuals with developmental disabilities and/or mental health disorders. A valid drivers license is also required.
Eligible PAHrtners employees will receive:
* Competitive pay, and benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision)
* Employee discount program
* 401k options
**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information visit [