Part - Time Residential Assistant

Position Title

Part - Time Residential Assistant - C.B. - Diboll Group Home - Diboll, TX

Position Number

P #526

General Description

The PT Residential Assistant (RA) is responsible for providing guidance and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities living in a residential setting.  Work involves supervising day-to-day living activities; providing active treatment; perpetuating a harmonious, home-like environment; and working with other professionals. The RA assists the Day Programmer in providing active treatment as scheduled. The RA is also responsible for ensuring that the group home environment is kept safe and clean according to Life Safety and Health standards.  Daily documentation includes activity notes, medication inventory records, and progress reports.  Other documentation is required on an as-needed basis.

Education

Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent.

Experience

Preferred: Six (6) months experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities.

Licenses/Certifications

Required: Valid Texas driver's license.

Physical Requirements

Required: Sight, hearing, talking, lifting up to 50 pounds, walking, driving a vehicle, and hand/finger dexterity.

Hours

Saturday; 9:00 p.m. - 9:00 a.m. and other hours as needed.

Salary

$9.00 per hour