POSITION DESCRIPTION Position Summary:
The position is responsible for administration and management of NY START Therapeutic In-Home Services.
In addition to center-based supports, NYSTART also offers in-home therapeutic supports.
The goal of these supports are the same as that of the NYSTART center but are offered in the person's residence.
In-home supports are designed to assess and stabilize an individual in his or her natural setting.
This service is part of the mobile crisis capacity of NYSTART.
In Home Support can be accessed in an emergency or planned way and are provided by trained counselors. In-home supports are typically used.Essential Job Functions:
Provide the highest quality of care and service to all guests
Maintain effective, positive, and quality operations at the center
Assist guests to achieve personal goals; work on behalf of guests to overcome barriers; respect guests' personal beliefs, choices, and interests
Provide appropriate assistance to promote health and wellness; communicate with medical professionals and record information regarding health events, conditions, and status
Administer medications according to physician instructions
Provide first aid/CPR and seek emergency medical care when needed
Help guests with ADL s when necessary (eating, grooming, dressing, bathing, and toileting walking/maintaining stability)
Serve as role model and mentor, demonstrate desired behaviors, and coach guests using approved techniques and strategies
Use approved physical intervention techniques when necessary to protect guests
Maintain cleanliness of program
Drive company vehicle to transport guests to activities
Act in a professional manner and communicate effectively with others
Complete training programs, attend required meetings and follow all policies and procedures of the START center For more information and to apply, please contact:Howard NewmanAccount Manager
Bond Health Staffing5824 12th Avenue| Brooklyn, NY 11219
718-###-#### Ext 204 Fax 718-###-#### h...@bondhealthstaffing.comwww.bondhealthstaffing.com
Associated topics: abuse, addiction, case, coordinator, field, hcpc, mental health, msw, rww, youth