Part - Time Residential Assistant

Position Title

Part -Time Residential Assistant - C.H. - Kirbyville Group Home - Kirbyville, TX

Position Number

P #469

General Description

The Part - Time Residential Assistant (RA) provides training and care for individuals who live in a residential facility (ICF/MR group home). Work involves supervising day-to-day living activities; perpetuating a harmonious, home-like environment; working with other professionals; routine documentation; maintaining the group home; and other duties as assigned by the supervisor. Reliable transportation is required.

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.

Preferred: Valid Texas commercial driver's license (CDL)

Special Requests or Comments

Required:  Must be physically able to complete Satori Alternative to Managing Aggression (SAMA), CPR, First Aid, and Defensive Driving training modules.  Must have a driving record insurable by Burke's insurance administrator.  Must be willing to obtain a Texas Commercial Driver's License. Must have ability to keep detailed records.

Physical Requirements

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

Hours

Hours and days will vary as needed.

Salary

$11.50 an hour