Part - Time Residential Assistant

Position Title

Part - Time Residential Assistant - K.M. - Respite - Nacogdoches, TX

Position Number

P #667

General Description

The Part-time Residential Assistant is responsible for providing guidance and care for persons with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities in their home. Daily duties include: supervising residents in performing basic self-help skills, home management tasks, and providing active treatment as scheduled. The Part-time RA is also responsible for ensuring that the home environment is kept safe and clean. Daily documentation may include: activity notes, medication inventory records, and progress reports. Other documentation is required on an as-needed basis. This position is housed in Nacogdoches, TX.

Education

Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent

Experience

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

Licenses/Certifications

Required: Valid Texas driver's license

Special Requests or Comments

Required: Must be physically able to complete Satori Alternatives to Managing Aggression (SAMA), CPR, First Aid and Defensive Driving training modules. Must complete required employee training. Must have a driving record insurable by Burke's insurance administrator.

Physical Requirements

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

Hours

Hours and days will vary

Salary

$9.00 - $10.00 per hour