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Group Home Program Counselors Needed! FT, PT, and Per Diem Positions Available!

Branford, CT, USA; Bridgeport, CT, USA; East Haven, CT, USA; Middlebury, CT, USA; Milford, CT, USA; New Haven, CT, USA; North Haven, CT 06473, USA; Prospect, CT 06712, USA; Terryville, Plymouth, CT, USA; Trumbull, CT 06611, USA; West Haven, CT 06516, USA; Wolcott, CT 06716, USA Req #1174
Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Marrakech is looking for staff to work with our wonderful participants with developmental disabilities, physical, behavioral or other needs in a group home setting. We seek nurturing people who will provide care with respect and dignity as well as promote independence and community integration.

Start a career in Human Services! PT, FT, and Per Diem Positions Available Now!!


We are looking for dedicated, caring staff to work with wonderful adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a residential group home setting. Assists with Activities of Daily Living including bathing, toileting dressing. Must be comfortable performing personal care duties. Some experience working with behaviors a plus.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Assures safety and well being of Marrakech individuals while adhering to agency policies and procedures.
  • Assists the individuals being served to coordinate their daily routine including food shopping, meal preparation, recreational activities, bills, budgets, and household chores as needed.
  • Purchases groceries as well as supervise and assist in the preparation of food for consumers, following special prescribed diets and food consistency orders. Implement eating procedures as written.
  • Assists consumers in daily activities, including daily hygiene functions
  • Essential employee – assists in scheduling trained staff to fill in shifts for this position during scheduled time off due to the essential function of this position.
  • Assists the consumer in contacting the day program/work if the consumer is home ill.
  • Assists consumers in household management tasks including cleaning.
  • Implements and documents behavioral programs, teaching strategies, exercise programs and other team recommended programs and procedures.
  • Documents communication logs, programs, incident reports, abuse and neglect reports, safety reports, fire drills, time exception reports, mileage logs, Therapp and other required documentation
  • Uses the timeclock or teletime system when arriving/leaving shift
  • Lifts and Transfers consumers as required. Repositions consumers as stipulated in service plan.
  • (If DDS Medication Certified) Administers prescribed oral and topical medications under written direction of Physician. (Must become medication certified within allotted timeframe)
  • Follows the Critical Information for the program
  • Uses and maintains adaptive equipment (such as Century Tub, wheelchairs, Hoyer lift) according to safety guidelines.
  • Implements Physical/Psychological Management Training, CPR and First Aid as required
  • Performs housekeeping tasks
 
Marrakech is an equal opportunity employer. Marrakech, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status of veteran, national or ethnic origin, or sexual orientation.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $14.75
  • Required Education High School
  • Branford, CT, USA
  • Bridgeport, CT, USA
  • East Haven, CT, USA
  • Middlebury, CT, USA
  • Milford, CT, USA
  • New Haven, CT, USA
  • North Haven, CT 06473, USA
  • Prospect, CT 06712, USA
  • Terryville, Plymouth, CT, USA
  • Trumbull, CT 06611, USA
  • West Haven, CT 06516, USA
  • Wolcott, CT 06716, USA