Sober Living Night Staff Associate/Tech

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Location
West Monroe, Louisiana
Industry
Education, Training & Library (Education, Training, and Library Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Salary
US$ 11.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_57805
Contact
Team, Spherion
Phone
318-340-0005
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Job Description

The Night Staff Associate is responsible for maintaining a safe living atmosphere in a sober house environment. Under the supervision of the Operations Director, the Night Staff Associate will assist in client needs and monitor the clients while they are in the program. Night Staff Associate are responsible for documenting activities of daily living and will assist in facilitating the services required for treatment. Night Staff Associate will also assist counselors with crisis management and program activities as needed.

Responsibilities:
???Monitors the needs and behaviors of clients
???Provides excellent customer service to clients
???Engage in continuing education about alcohol and drug abuse/addiction and the principles of recovery
???Adhere to state and federal regulations and laws involved in the care of clients and the facility???s license
???Maintains facility cleanliness and upkeep of property
???Utilizes principles of communicable disease prevention
???Recognizes early signs of illness, the need for professional assistance and follows through with a report to the Operations Director
???Recognizes individuals under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs and documents when needed in communication log and/or an Incident report
???Responds to emergencies and initiates action accordingly
???Discusses significant events involving client???s activities with Clinical Treatment Team
???Follows HIPAA guidelines
???Awake during shift hours
???Attend and participate in staff meetings and staff training
???Compliant with curfew and morning wake-up call
???Be available to deal with any relapse situations and help deescalate any volatile situations
???Maintain House Rules at all times
???Have a good/healthy relationship with clients
???Other duties as need be

Working hours: 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Skills:
Knowledge:
-Have knowledge or interest in chemical dependency and substance abuse
-Ability to communicate and work effectively with co-workers
-Basic knowledge of HIPAA guidelines

Abilities:
-Problem Solving - The incumbent will be able to identify and resolve problems in efficient and effective ways
-Ethics - Treat clients, staff, co-workers, visitors, contractors, and guests of Willow Springs with respect and dignity; work ethically and uphold the values and standards of Willow Springs.
-Attendance, Punctuality, Reliability - Arrive on-site, on-time, as scheduled, consistently with a professional disposition. Ensure all work responsibilities are covered in the event of an absence or scheduled
-Leadership - The incumbent should be able to lead and direct
-Character - Staying calm under pressure is essential. Having an approachable demeanor without compromising The Carpenter Shed Standards of ethics and guidelines
-Organization - Must be highly organized and efficient in managing the necessary daily client/staff demands and tasks associated with this
-Flexibility - Openness to different and new ways of doing things- willingness to modify one's preferred way of doing things

Education:
High School

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
QUALIFICATIONS AND PREFERENCES:
???At least one year of sobriety, if in recovery
???Experience, knowledge or interest in chemical dependency and knowledge of the 12 steps
???Valid Driver???s License
???Ability to communicate and work effectively with co workers
???Current CPR & First Aid
???Pass pre-employment screenings


RESUMES ARE REQUIRED! Please email resumes to wmspherion@gmail.com.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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