Residential Worker - Dulcinea (On-call)

Job Type

Part Time

About the Role

Responsible for providing rehabilitative stabilization services for adults with severe mental illness or dually diagnosed. Teaches in-vivo independent, social, and daily living skills taking into consideration the participant’s learning style, strengths and needs. Assists participants in the acquisition and practice of daily living skills. Monitors participants’ symptoms and medication utilization regularly. Maintains an organized, clean, and safe home environment. Provides crisis management services in consultation with program supervisor. Documents all services using program protocols. Provides a safe and quite overnight environment for participants and assists them in morning activities. Stays awake through the night and checks rooms as needed.

Requirements

  • High school diploma required.

  • 5 years of experience in mental health and/or substance abuse field.

  • Experience working with multi-ethnic populations.

  • Flexibility to work on weekends, evenings, holidays during emergencies or staff shortage.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Association House of Chicago does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, order of protection status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, military status or an unfavorable discharge from military service and any other classification protected by law.

Application Instructions

Please email Jaime Garcia, Human Resources Director, with your resume and cover letter directly at jgarcia@associationhouse.org.