Life Skills Professional at Resources For Human Development in Raleigh, North Carolina

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Job Description:

Life Skills Professional




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Description/Job Summary



RHD North Carolina Is hiring full-time and part-time Life Skills Professionals (LSP). The LSP assesses, plans, implements and evaluates daily living programs and routines for individuals we serve. The LSP conducts all program operations in accordance with RHD policy and the regulatory requirements of the NC DHHS. The LSP is responsible for ensuring the individual's health and safety is protected and that each individual participates to their fullest ability in activities of daily living.

There are positions available in the following program:
Varsity Crest (Semi-independent living)
Full Time opening: Tuesday - Saturday 4PM-12AM (40 hours total)
Part-time/ PRN openings: Saturday 8AM- 4PM, Sunday 8AM- 4PM, Sunday 4PM-12AM

Salary: $12.00/ hour

*When applying please note what shift/ schedule you are applying for in the additional qualifications text box within the application.



Responsibilities/Duties




  • Assist and support consumers in obtaining and maintaining life skills

  • Symptom management for and with consumers

  • Maintain cleanliness of the home

  • Assist and Support residents in maintaining daily schedule

  • Report facility concerns to Supervisor

  • Provide and teach medication administration to residents

  • Planning and preparing meals

  • Assist consumers with working towards person centered treatment goals

  • Complete required program documentation

  • Provide therapeutic mentoring and symptom monitoring and management



Required Experience



1 year in human services field preferred

Required Education



High School Diploma/GED required

Required Qualifications




  • Valid Driver's license required

  • Must pass criminal background check

  • Strong problem solving skills and ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing with consumers and other staff

  • Must be able to work independently and as a member of a team.



Program Summary



RHD North Carolina (NC) provides residential and community based supports for people with diagnosis of developmental disabilities, mental illness and/or physical disabilities. The program(s) focuses on a person centered
planning approach, and much care is given to working with individuals to create homes and treatment to meet individual needs. The program(s) provide intensive support in the area of life skills, social skills, and community integration with an emphasis on having fun while pursuing personal goals.

Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.