Residential Assistant - Cherry ALU - J.M. - Home and Community Based Services (HCS) - Lufkin, TX
The Residential Assistant provides training and care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities who live in a residential environment (Alternate Living Unit). Work involves supervising day-to-day living activities for all consumers assigned to that unit. The direct-care staff must be able to: perpetuate a harmonious, homelike environment; work with other professional and para-professional staff; daily documentation; and maintaining the ALU in a safe manner.
Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent.
Preferred: Must have six (6) months experience working with individuals in a direct care role.
Required: Valid Texas driver's license.
Special Requests or Comments
Required: Must be physically able to complete required courses to include but not limited to: Satori Alternative to Managing Aggression (SAMA), CPR, First Aid, Defensive Driving, Van Driving, and training modules. Must have a driving record insurable by Burke's insurance administrator. Must have the ability to document appropriately and keep detailed records.
Required: Sight, hearing, talking, lifting up to 50 pounds, prolonged standing, walking, climbing stairs, bending or kneeling, driving a vehicle, and hand/finger dexterity.
Friday: 10:30 p.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Saturday: 7:30 p.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Sunday: 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 a.m.