Bear River Mental Health Services, Inc.

Logan , UT

Residential Aide

Bear River Mental Health Services, Inc.
Logan, UT Full-time
Posted on February 2, 2019

General

Residential Aide

Bear River Mental Health Services, Inc.

Position Description To work in a group home for the chronically mentally ill.

Duties:

• Oversee and provide a positive environment for group home residents. Help clients retain/enhance appropriate living skills.

• Verify medication compliance for clients receiving prepackaged medications.

• Provide skill development for age appropriate interpersonal daily living skills.

• Supervise clients at the level required for successful placement.

• Monitor client compliance with personal hygiene-including clean-up when necessary. Assist clients with daily chores.

• Generate and maintain quality records as required.

• Attend supervision appointments and staff meetings as scheduled.

Skills:

• Computer literacy for operation of automated medical records system.

• Knowledge of confidentiality and ability to maintain strict compliance of all client information.

• Ability to serve individuals with mental illness.

• Effective oral and written communication skills.

• Ability to exercise individual judgment and to take appropriate action in emergencies.

• Timely and punctual.

• Positive attitude relative to job expectations, supervision, and center policies/procedures.

• Conduct tasks in a safe manner, uphold center safety policies and report safety issues to appropriate sources.

EOE