Provide mentorship and supervision of resident daily activities and behavior according to established guidelines and procedures. Ensure that residents adhere to daily schedules and activities established for the program, including school, therapy sessions, external appointments, etc.. Ensure that residents comply with required activities surrounding personal hygiene and grooming, upkeep of living areas, laundry, etc. Serve as a mentor and role model by demonstrating compassion and understanding for feelings, opinions and experiences of others, and communicating and interacting in a manner that is honest, positive, respectful and professional. Participate with coworkers as a team on implementation of treatment plans and therapeutic services. Remain cognizant of individual resident levels/phases, privileges, restrictions and adapt interactions accordingly. Engage in therapeutic interventions with residents within treatment parameters, while maintaining appropriate boundaries.
Ensure resident safety and collaborate with coworkers to maintain an environment that is positive, respectful, clean and therapeutic. Perform First Aid/CPR procedures and respond according to established protocols in the event of an emergency situation.
Plan and participate in off-campus resident activities and assist in the transportation of client for home visits, doctor appointments, planned recreational activities, etc.