PRN (as needed) - Direct Care Associate/Crisis Hotline

Employer
Walden
Location
Charlotte Hall, MD
Posted
Jul 13, 2018
Closes
Jul 16, 2018
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities: Schedule: Provides shift coverage, days, nights, weekends and holidays as scheduled based on program need. Position is PRN or as needed. Would be required to work one shift per month. Major Areas of Responsibility : Provides a friendly & supportive environment while assisting residents to develop daily routines & conflict resolution skills. Supervises residents, guiding them through established structured activities & daily routines. Acts in a professional role to promote the mission, ethics & brand promise of the Walden agency. Specific Responsibilities of the Job : Provides shift coverage, days, nights, weekends, outreach coverage and holidays as scheduled based on program need. Verifies client leave passes, monitors clients plan while on pass & checks clients in/out as necessary. Conducts breathalyzer and urinalysis testing on each shift. Conducts random room searches (client & common rooms) in accordance with program procedures and daily schedule. Responsible for completing all required paperwork according to agency standards. Responsible for running the Anchor schedule. Attends and actively participates in staff meetings and trainings as scheduled. Provides crisis intervention when needed. Answers hotline calls as needed. Responds appropriately to the cultural differences of staff, clients, residents, and referral sources. Provides internal outreach services to include but not limited to staffing coverage at Anchor and/or Hotline and training as scheduled & needed. Train new staff on the Anchor/North Star program. Upshift staff only: enter clients admitted into both Anchor /North Star into Value Options and creating urinalysis visits every shift. Participates in peer support consultations as needed. Adheres to all policies, procedures & regulations. Other duties as assigned. Required Qualifications : Licensure, Education, & Experience: HS diploma or equivalent required. Valid driver's license with clean driving history required. Previous experience working in an adult residential setting preferred. Walden Behavioral Health https://waldensierra. applicantpro. com

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