JOB PURPOSE: Provides complex habilitative and
rehabilitative care for individuals with Intellectual and developmental
disabilities that are at risk
of, or experiencing, a behavioral, mental or physical health crisis.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: High
school diploma or GED and one year of experience in providing direct care
services to individuals with disabilities. Knowledge of rehabilitative programs for individuals with developmental
disabilities, resident care techniques, therapy and treatment programs.
DEGREE AND/OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRED (IF
DRIVING REQUIRED: Yes/No
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
spelling and grammar skills.
to write progress notes according to standards, assessments, brief mental
status exams, memos, letters, various complex reports and miscellaneous other
documents with acceptable spelling and grammar.
- Computer - skilled in the use of technology with Microsoft Office and all Google
OTHER REQUIREMENTS OR CONDITIONS (specify):
be required to interact with other consumers, referral sources, outside
agencies, and family members to determine needs and actions to be taken.
State of Texas Driver License or if you live in another state, must be
currently licensed in that state.
insurance required if employee will operate personal vehicle on Center property
or for Center business. Must be
insurable by Center's liability carrier if employee operates a Center vehicle
or drives personal car on Center business.
complete all training requirements in month in which they are due.
be required to provide on-call duties.
of a personal vehicle for business use may be required.
will take place within office setting, community setting and within the homes
of clients, which may include shelters and temporary housing.
submit to and pass a pre-employment drug test
successfully pass all background screens as required by the state
to input data into computer, make calculations, complete paperwork, produce
be physically able to conduct home visits to include walking on uneven
surfaces, climbing stairs, and standing for long periods of time if required.