New Hope Treatment Centers Rock Hill, SC, United States
May 30, 2017Full time
Position is responsible for the supervision and management of emotionally disturbed children and/or adolescents within a therapeutic residential milieu. The unique job functions outlined are designed with a focus on safety and quality. Ensures the safety of all residents under their care by learning and implementing only those medical and life safety policies and procedures approved by New Hope Treatment Centers. Reports immediately to the Team Leader and/or Team Supervisor any behavior which may disrupt the therapeutic milieu or which may indicate a potential problem for the resident. Assists in the orientation of all new residents and provides continuing education and assistance with program rules and expectations. Assists in the management of aggressive residents as needed, using only de-escalation and behavior management techniques approved by New Hope Treatment Centers. Assists in the coordination of therapeutic activities, and oversees the completion of resident activities including but not limited to hygiene, chores, journaling, homework or other clinical assignments. Provides timely and accurate documentation in the clinical record of resident behavior/treatment plan, and interventions provided and their effectiveness on a daily basis, using the format approved by New Hope Treatment Centers. Maintains an awareness of the whereabouts of all residents under their care by providing constant supervision, regular rounds and resident counts throughout their shift. Participates as an active member of a multi-disciplinary treatment team. Attends daily shift reports, staff meetings, resident staffing and all other required meetings. Participates in staff growth and development training activities and maintains a minimum number of hours as required by New Hope Treatment Centers and its licensure agencies.