Residential Assistant - IDD Conversion - Winslow Township

Compensation

: $62,380.00 - $95,940.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Administrative/Clerical



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As a Residential Assistant, you will work in a residential group home setting for youth with developmental disabilities in [Town], [ County], NJ. This residential program provides a structured, safe community placement for developmentally disabled children diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder.

Responsibilities:

Utilize positive behavior support strategies with adolescents

Provide a caring and supportive environment

Provide direct care services and supervision to residents using approved behavior plans

Provide assistance and training in activities of daily living

Provide on-going information to professional staff

Provide input into assessments, case conferences, and treatment planning

Recognize behavioral signs indicating potential emergency and take immediate action by reporting to appropriate staff

Provide one-on-one supervision and record client response

Directing and assisting clients in preparing for group activities

Provide social and recreational activities

Perform light household duties

Provide transportation

Demonstrate an ability to work positively with youth in a group setting

Work at multiple sites within 10 miles of one another

Prepare meals

Facilitate groups

Benefits:

Competitive salary

Medical and dental insurance

Vision plan

Retirement plan

Flexible spending plans

EXCELLENT time benefits

Opportunity for personal and career growth

Team oriented environment we practice the FISH! Philosophy

Requirements Qualifications:

Bachelor s degree (in Liberal Arts, Social Work, Psychology preferred), with 1 year experience working with children/adolescents;

OR High School Diploma plus a minimum of 3 years experience providing direct care to IDD youth

All positions require a valid driver s license in good standing, pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check. All candidates, if hired, will be expected to cooperate with Oaks Integrated Care and NJ Department of Children and Families in all inspections and investigations. Oaks Integrated Care considers applicants for all positions without regard to: race; color; religion; sex; national origin; age; sexual orientation; marital or veteran status; the presence of a medical condition, genetic information or handicap, unrelated to performing the tasks of the job; or any other legally protected status.

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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