Support Advocate / Awake Overnight (64.1)

Company Name:
Seven Hills Foundation
In conjunction with the Residence Director provides supervision of direct care staff and individuals. Together with the Residence Director this position is responsible for the day-to-day operations of assigned program with the goal of providing quality residential supports and maintaining the physical well being of individuals utilizing the program.
To participate and or conduct required intake meetings in order to assess the specific support needs.
With the individual and family's direction, develop activities that will interest the individual(s).
To maintain proper record keeping procedures including FTS data entry.
To follow subsidiary policies and procedures regarding scheduling, addressing crisis situations and communicating appropriate general information.
Responsible for the nightly operation of assigned program in accordance with all policies and procedures set forth by SHFS, SHF, and all federal and/or state licensing agency regulations which we are required to follow.
Responsible for completing facility maintenance inspections and safety audits and routine cleaning programs.
Minimum of one (1) years experience working with individuals with disabilities. Experience in residential program service delivery with strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to manage multiply tasks. Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age. First Aid, CPR and CPI Certifications required. Valid Driver's License and reliable transportation required. High school diploma or equivalent.
Date: 2014-06-04
Country: US
State: MA
City: New Bedford
Postal Code: 02745
Job Type: Regular Full-Time

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