Position: Residential Program Assistant
Responsibilities and Specific Duties:
Direct Client Services
In collaboration with other program staff and clients, ensure the safety of residents living at Headrest. Health and safety functions include but are not limited to: administering drug testing (urine analysis) upon intake and on-going random drug screening; supervising and documenting administration of residents’ medications in accordance with policies and procedures, supervising emergency building evacuations.
Provides transportation as needed in the client’s treatment plan or program sanctioned activities in order for clients to access additional health and community services.
Supervise residents in overall house rules to ensure that all rules and assignments are consistently and fairly enforced.
Provide back-up facilitation for house group meetings and document client participation.
Associates or Bachelor Degree in related field or an equivalent level of education and/or experience.
Experience in substance use disorder treatment in a residential setting preferred.
Strong organization and communication skills.
Physical Requirements: Ability to climb stairs (safety drills, etc); lift and carry up to 25 pounds. Hold a valid driver’s license in good standing in order to safely transport clients to appointments or meetings as needed.
Please send your resume to Lara Quillia, Residential Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org