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Residential Direct Care Provider

New River Valley Community Services
Blacksburg, VA Full-time
Posted on September 8, 2019

  • Residential Direct Care Provider
    Job Location US-VA-Radford
    Job ID 2018-2204
    # of Openings 1
    Salary Details $10.21/hour
    Location
    US-VA-Radford

  • OVERVIEW

    Responsible for monitoring and assisting clients in New Life, a residential facility. Works with individuals that struggle with the disease of addiction and/or mental illness. Providing periodic safety checks to ensure client safety and compliance of program rules. Required to document all medical and behavioral symptoms in client record. Takes vital signs and administers medications after passing agency provided Medication Administration Training. Additional responsibilities include transporting of clients as needed and daily activities of the program.

    Position may require evening, overnight, or weekends.


    QUALIFICATIONS

    Minimum of high school education or GED. Experience working with individuals with substance use disorders or mental illness preferred. Must have a valid driver's license and acceptable driving record.

    New Life is an environment where you will acquire new helping skills, have many training opportunities, and have a huge impact on the lives of others.