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Residential Support Specialist in Hartford, CT at InterCommunity

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

A responsible individual who provides supervision of the house during assigned hours. In addition, under the direct supervision of the Program Director or designee, he/ she coordinates and facilitates social programs for residents.

    • Responsible for supervision of residents in all daily activities.
    • Responsible for the safety of all residents through completing hourly checks and responding to all requests and emergencies.
    • Responsible for substance abuse screening with the appropriate follow-up discipline.
    • Provides unit orientation to all new clients.
    • Maintains all necessary documentation on client activity during shift.
    • Participates in in-service training, workshops and supervision
    • Responds to emergencies and incidents as they occur.
    • Must be awake and alert during shift hours.
    • May be required to transport clients in personal or Agency vehicle
    • Responsible for ordering supplies for the unit.
    • Update and maintain all unit forms, flow sheets, census updates, and work order requests.
    • Answer and directs calls as appropriate.
    • Receive and distribute unit mail.
    • Other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

    • Good personal, interactive and motivational skills.
    • Appropriate and creative social skills to plan activities and supervise residents.
    • Written and verbal communication skills.
    • CT driver’s license with good driving record helpful.
    • High School Diploma