UnityPoint Health

Behavioral Health Technician- Residential CADS

Requisition ID
2017-38387
Category
Nursing Aides, Assistants, and Techs
US-IL-Rock Island
2701 17th St
Affiliate
6020 UnityPoint Health QC Trinity
Rock Island
Department
MHIP - Adult- RYC
IL
FTE
1.0
FLSA
Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
3pm-11pm

Overview

 

Country Oaks

12160 Utah Avenue Davenport, Iowa 52804

Services: Adult Detoxification, Adult Residential Program, Adult Halfway House, Family Resource Center

 

The Center for Alcohol and Drug Services (CADS) is dedicated to the prevention, education, and treatment of addictions, substance abuse, and other disorders related to the harmful use of alcohol and drugs. We treat the addict, the abuser, and their family and friends. CADS offers a variety of substance abuse services focused on support, care, and treatment designed to meet the needs of families and individuals of all age groups in the community.

This position is responsible for providing support services for client. The work involves interacting with clients on a daily basis throughout the program schedule.  Work includes monitoring client activities, providing transportation, preparing meals, and documenting in client charts.  The position requires a “customer friendly” service orientation.  Supervision is provided by the Support Services Supervisor or site supervisor of the facility assigned.

  

 

Responsibilities

 

JOB FUNCTIONS 

  • Oversee day-to-day activities of clients.
  • Enforce rules and regulations of the facility, maintain discipline and ensure safety.
  • Assist clients in identifying and resolving social and other problems through listening and answering questions.
  • Assist in the admission procedures to a program which may include the completion of paperwork, orientation of the client, checking belongings or assisting detoxification clients into pajamas.
  • Document in the client chart any significant events and a client’s participation in daily activities.  Maintain client chart by filing current documents and keeping in correct order.
  • Provide transportation for clients in Agency vehicles.
  • Prepare meals and snacks for residents.
  • Maintain the safety and upkeep of the facility through safety drills, cleaning, keeping equipment in good repair and identifying physical problems with the facility.
  • Complete shift specific duties as assigned.
  • Communicate and report client activities to other staff.
  • Monitor urinalysis collection.
  • Provide laundry services as needed for the residential facility.
  • Stocks supplies.
  • Answer the telephone when the secretary is unavailable.
  • Greet the public, family members and other arrivals to the facility.

OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS: Perform related duties as assigned. 

 

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to perform the functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to perform the job functions. If you believe you are in need of an accommodation you should notify your supervisor or the Human Resources Department.
  • The employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms, and handle small objects.  The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, climb stairs, talk and hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel and crouch.
  • The employee regularly lifts and/or moves up to 25 pounds and occasionally lifts and/or moves up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.

 

Qualifications

 

Possession of a valid Class “D” Iowa driver’s license or an equivalent license from the employee’s state of residence.

 

 

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