Under the direction and supervision of a Behavior Specialist, Program Manager, or Clinical Supervisor, assists with providing supervision to clients in Crisis Stabilization Unit serving children ages 5 – 17 with behavioral and emotional challenges, and with cognitive or developmental delays.
All work is performed within a systems-based framework and a psycho-educational model. Work is performed collaboratively with and in support of other services offered by St. Joseph's Villa.
All work adheres to the highest professional ethic standard and in compliance with St. Joseph’s Villa’s mission, values and guiding principles.
Assists clients with personal care and personal hygiene including feeding, toileting and bathing
Assists in creating a safe and healthy environment
Coordinates with culinary services for ordering and obtaining meals and food supplies
Prepares meals and snacks
Assists with escorting clients to locations and activities off the unit
Assists with transporting clients to off-campus appointments and locations
Assist clients with laundry
Prepares rooms for client admissions and discharges
Assists with providing sight and sound supervision
Assists with answering unit phones and faxing documents
Monitors supplies needed on the unit and assists with obtaining same
Represents the Villa in a positive manner in all interactions with families, placing agents and the community at large
Participates actively in staff meetings
Attends scheduled training programs for professional development that include, at a minimum, training(s) required by St. Joseph’s Villa, and regulatory and accrediting bodies
Bed checks every 15 minutes(5-10 minutes, if needed)
Complete thorough initial file review of any newly admitted clients
Performs other duties as assigned or required