Residential Support Specialist

Position Summary:

The residential support specialist will provide residential support, supervision, and medical assistance to clients in residential and supportive housing programs.

Primary Responsibilities:

-Ensure safe and proper conduct in the residential program
-Conduct regular security for compliance
-Conduct room inspections and bed checks
-Respond appropriately to emergency situations
-Properly document clients’ night activities in the log and complete necessary assigned documentation
-Perform other duties as assigned by the treatment coordinator.

Qualifications:

-Bachelor’s degree preferred.

-CRSS a plus for individuals in recovery.
-MAC certification eligibility required within 30 days of hire.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

-Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities.

-Personable and ability to work with internal and external customers.

Travel:

-Some local travel may be necessary.

-Must be willing to use and have your own personal transportation.

-Mileage reimbursement for personal use of vehicle is included.

Physical Requirements:

Requires the physical ability to sit, stand, bend, and walk for moderate to long periods of time.

Must have the ability to drive a motor vehicle.

Working in a residential setting with mild, hot, and cold temperatures depending upon the season of the year.

Shifts Available:

(Full Time) RSS II -Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 7a-5p

(Part Time) RSS I -Saturday & Sunday 7a-3p

(Part Time) RSS I -Saturday & Sunday 3p-11p

To Apply: Individuals who are interested should send a cover letter and resume through indeed as instructed or apply at: www.specialkindofcaring.org, or fax cover letter and resume to 205-203-4843. Please insert in the subject line (RSS-0621)

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Every weekend
  • Rotating weekends
  • Weekends as needed

Work Location: In person

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