Abraxas (A GEO Company) ADOLESCENT DIRECT CARE - K0034-2147 in Woodridge, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/5148147 Location:Woodridge Interventions2221 64th St.Woodridge, IL 60517 Schedule:

Tuesday thru Saturday; 4 PM - 12 Midnight (4 days) and 8 AM - 4 PM (1 day)




Summary:



Under direct supervision, assists in overseeing patients. Primary Duties and Responsibilities




+ Conducts rounds and bed checks and documents harmful behavioral indicators of patients as to maintain a safe environment; supervises patients during free and unstructured time, identifies and uses treatment tools to monitor and support the structure within the company.


+ Identifies potential conflicts and implements crisis intervention techniques to prevent or intervene in potential crisis situations.


+ Uses clinically appropriate professional terminology to complete forms and records, accurately and timely documenting patient assessment, planning, and progress.


+ Develops and maintains appropriate professional boundaries between self, staff, patients, and collaterals and identifies issues related to ethics and boundaries.


+ Identifies tasks to be completed in order of highest to lowest priority and behaviors that will not interfere with the ability to complete assignments.


+ Identifies and integrates knowledge of treatment for specific groups.


+ Adheres to confidentiality requirements.


+ Attends mandatory in-services.


+ Performs other duties as assigned.


Minimum Requirements


+ High school diploma or GED


+ Demonstrates a commitment to begin training or enroll in an educational program in substance abuse, counseling, or other human services program.


+ Must maintain a valid driver's license.


+ Knowledge of the procedures to follow in the event of an incident.


+ Knowledge of job responsibility in emergency.


+ Knowledge of responsibility regarding actions to minimize, eliminate, and report risks.




Equal Opportunity Employer