Veterans' Transition House Regular & Relief Direct Care in New Bedford, Massachusetts

Regular and Relief Direct-Care Staff: Homeless/At-Risk Veterans Program Starting October 1, 2017 ALL SHIFTS ($12/hr + benefits, shift differential after 4 PM) Qualifications: Must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older with a high school diploma or equivalent. Must be able to demonstrate awareness of the causes and effects of, and the ability to establish a respectful relationship with persons who have experienced homelessness. Responsibilities: Responsible for ensuring a safe, secure, and structured environment for all residents Responsible for the direct supervision and care of residents. Performs regular resident checks, as directed, to ensure safety. Supervises resident self-administration of medication as required. Provides accurate and timely documentation; such as daily logs, incident reports, isolation reports, progress toward goals, medication logs, etc. Provides appropriate assistance during crisis situations. Makes referrals to the program supervisor and/or emergency responders, when deemed necessary, per policies and procedures. Ensures all necessary notifications occur. Assists in maintaining the cleanliness of the residences common areas. Communicates regularly any concerns to the supervisor and/or designee as appropriate. Follows the appropriate procedures for all intakes, and discharges. Adheres to all governing standards. Completes other additional duties as assigned