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Overview

Specialized Residential Services
Red Bluff, CA
Full Benefit Package / $14.00 starting wage

Play a vital role in helping our clients with intellectual, cognitive, or developmental disabilities achieve their fullest potential.

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:

  • Provides direct supervision, support and training to adults with disabilities receiving services from NVS.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED:

  • Works under the supervision of the Site Supervisor/Administrator as directed by the Director of Residential Services.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED:

  • Is responsible to supervise individuals with disabilities.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School education or equivalent.
  • Current California driver’s license, with an acceptable DMV printout and insurability, minimum of a 3 year driving history.
  • All personnel must meet the requirements of Title 22 and title 17
  • Ability to pass a DOJ criminal background check.
  • Ability to pass CPR and First Aid course.
  • Ability to be certified in all NVS intervention training including Pro-Act, Behavior Tools, PCM Practitioner Level 1 or 2.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Follows all procedures, policies, and guidelines of North Valley Services.
  • Provides direct supervision to clients and maintains daily assigned scheduled activities.
  • Participates in assigned client scheduled activities.
  • Collaborates and works efficiently with others.
  • Implements Individual Service Plans (ISP) (teach skills and coping techniques).
  • Provides support to clients in nutrition, cooking, menu planning and meal preparation.
  • Assists with prescribed medications, which are self-administered.
  • Recognition of early signs of illness and the need for professional assistance.
  • Assists clients with personal care needs as required (i.e. toileting, showering, brushing teeth, etc.)
  • Provides transportation services (buses and/or vans) and assist individuals on and off buses and vans as needed.
  • Performs daily documentation according to program guidelines.
  • Assists in behavioral situations as they arise.
  • Participates in agency-sponsored trainings as required to meet mandated Continuing Education Unit requirements.
  • Presents and maintains a positive and professional attitude and demeanor.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL DUTIES:

  • May have prolonged sitting.
  • May have prolonged use of computer.
  • May have prolonged use of phone.
  • May have prolonged driving.
  • May have prolonged standing.
  • May lift up to 30 pounds.
  • May assist in lifting clients.
  • Ability to bend, twist, stoop, kneel.

STANDARDS FOR MEASURING PERFORMANCE:

  • Ability to effectively implement individual client plans.
  • Effectiveness of operations responsibilities.
  • Ability to work and cooperate with others.
  • Ability to present and maintain a positive image

TO APPLY: 

Email North Valley Services at Stacia.Phillips@NorthValleyServices.org or apply in person at 11799 HWY 99W, Red Bluff, CA 96080

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None
Driver's License Required: Yes