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Supported Living Aide

Company Name:
Easter Seals Goodwill NRM Inc.
Tracking Code
803-587
Job Description
Come and join our team where we "Create Solutions That Change Lives"!
Looking for an aide in our Supported Living Program(s). The aide will be responsible for ensuring participants receive Supported Living Services are being followed and documented according to the IP. Attends activities with clients as scheduled. Completes all daily progress notes and daily communication books. Assists coordinator and co-workers in maintaining the upkeep of house and yards.
Easter Seals-Goodwill offers an expansive benefit package for full time employees including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life/Long Term Disability; Paid Time Off (PTO), Short Term Medical (STM) Leave, and 401(k) with Company match upon eligibility; Discount on goods and services, Education Assistance Program and much more!
Required Skills
Ability to move independently or with reasonable accommodation within the facility and community.
Applicant must be physically and mentally able to perform all requirements of the job.
Overnight, weekend work or shift variations will be required
Able to lift and/or assist participants
Easter Seals-Goodwill Northern Rocky Mountain's policy requires all employees to be free and clear of T.B. evidenced by a negative Tine Test or chest X-ray within 30 days of employment start date.
Utilizing proper body mechanics, applicant must have the ability to lift supplies, equipment and clients. As detailed below, applicant must perform a variety of physical tasks because of the special needs of participants in this area. These physical tasks include but are not limited to the following.
Pushing wheelchairs during evacuation, as well as daily during area changes.
Assisting participants to use walkers, crutches.
Ensuring workers' safety during seizures-lifting them to floor or chair, moving them to a safe area.
Intensive Physical Therapy regimes prescribed by a physician such as; range of motion exercises, utilization of various OT/PT material/equipment.
Moving equipment/material handling-up to 50# boxes, tables, chairs, retrieving materials from overhead shelves.
Assisting participants to use restrooms-transferring on and off stool.
Participating as needed in emergency behavior management techniques such as physical restraints and other aggression control techniques such as those written as a part of a deceleration plan. Knowledge of and use of Mandt techniques when the need arises.
Yearly TB testing
Required Experience
Experiences working with persons with developmental disabilities required.
Program development and implementation required.
Behavior managerial expertise preferred.
Knowledge of CARF standards preferred.
Must pass a background Check.
Easter Seals-Goodwill is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from the disabled, minorities, women, and veterans of the U.S. armed services.
Job Location
Sheridan, Wyoming, United States
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular
Salary
10.04 - 10.04 USD
Tracking Code: 803-587
Job Location: Sheridan, Wyoming, United States
Position Type: Full-Time/Regular
Salary: 10.04 - 10.04 USD

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