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Residential Specialists - (Full/Part Time, Variety of Shifts Available) - $15/hr

Company: Burrell Behavioral Health
Location: Springfield
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Looking to feed your desire to give to your community and support those who need a helping hand? Look no further! Not only is Burrell growing the amount of its resources, services, and facilities to assist as many communities as possible, it also provides plenty of opportunity for growth in your current field and the freedom to explore others. Our culture and our environment are unlike any other. We offer highly-competitive pay and a full range of top-notch full-time employee benefits such as:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Retirement Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Student Loan Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance ProgramJob Description:Residential Support Specialist
    • Full-Time, Part-Time, or PRN
    • Multiple Shifts Available - Days, Evenings, Overnights, Weekends$15 per hour plus benefits for full-time (30+hours)You will work in a Burrell residential facility alongside a team providing direct care, supervision, and assistance to adult clients in the areas of crisis management, problem solving, and working toward prescribed treatment goals.Job duties include:
      • Provide general supervision of all residents.
      • Encourage individuals to develop positive relationships within the program, with both staff and other clients.
      • Provide direction and supervision to residents in maintaining their living areas in a neat and sanitary manner.
      • Monitor and document resident activity and treatment progress
      • Assist residents in developing daily living skills, such as appropriate dress, laundry, personal hygiene, meal planning, food preparation, cleaning skills.
      • Facilitate assigned groups with residents, sharing feedback and communicating positive expectations.
      • Provide oversight/safety for the residents by monitoring interactions with fellow residents and unauthorized visitors. Provide oversight against the introduction of alcohol and/or illegal drugs.
      • Become familiar with treatment plan interventions. Implement these interventions to ensure consistent and effective treatment across shifts.
      • Observe and evaluate resident's behavior to ensure their safety and well being.
      • Act as 'staff advisor' to residents assigned to you and fulfill treatment planning and documentation requirements associated with this role.
      • Advocate on behalf of individual resident within the community to assist the resident in achieving and maintaining community adjustment as needed.What you'll bring:Your compassion and drive to improve the lives of others in need, your leadership & teamwork skills, and a desire to work in the rewarding field of behavioral health.Education and Experience:
        • Must have a high school diploma or GED/HiSet.
        • Must be 21 years of age and have a favorable driving record and valid driver's license.Where you'll be working:You'll be working at one of our residential facilities in Springfield, Missouri.What we offer:An opportunity to start working in the rewarding, fulfilling field of behavioral health. Burrell's dedication to promoting diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion is clearly reflected in all of our content and across all of our agency. Diversity is more than a commitment at Burrell-it is the foundation of what we do. We are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other fascinating characteristics that make us different.Residential Support SpecialistMP123We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and encourage applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or veteran status, or to other non-work related factors.Burrell is a Smoke and Tobacco Free Workplace.

Keywords: Burrell Behavioral Health, Springfield , Residential Specialists - (Full/Part Time, Variety of Shifts Available) - $15/hr, Human Resources , Springfield, Missouri

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