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)
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.
+ 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