Company: Milestone Inc. - Rockford
Posted on: August 4, 2022
Job Description $600 Sign On Bonus!! Every Other Weekend
Service provider performs duties for the care, treatment, and
safety of the individuals served with developmental/physical
disabilities. This includes but is not limited to: personal care,
program completion and documentation, and/or occupational and
physical therapy programs.
DESCRIPTION OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Reliable, prompt attendance demonstrating flexibility and
cooperation with team as needed to provide adequate facility
coverage and follows team (self)-scheduling guidelines.
Monitors all individuals served at all times and communicates all
information in communication log and if applicable, verbally
reports to next staff scheduled.
Completes all daily assignments as directed by Team Leader and/or
Residential Services Coordinator (RSC)/Home coordinator (HC);
This includes but is not limited to: Individual Service
Plans/Personal Plan Implementation Strategies
Behavior Development Programs
Charting and documentation
Initiates recreational and social activities in the home and
community as well as ensures all scheduled outings are completed,
including Special Olympics practice(s).
Must pass all medication training to administer medication and
provide active, ongoing interaction to the individuals served.
Maintains the home in a clean, safe, healthful condition, logging
repair requests correctly.
Assists individuals in care of clothing and personal items.
Assists in all emergency situations and is knowledgeable of fire
extinguishers, alarms, and disaster.
Uses all mechanical lifts, belts, chairs, and other mobility
equipment in facilities where necessary, appropriately, and cleans
them as necessary. This includes all wheelchairs. Utilizes good
body mechanics at all times.
Provides safe transportation of individuals served; uses safe,
defensive driving skills, adhering to all policies and procedures
regarding the use and care of Milestone vehicles.
Responsible for knowledge of basic cooking skills or willingness to
learn. Follows the established menu plan, adhering to prescribed
diets. Develops shopping lists or items need to prepare planned
meals, purchases items as needed (staying within designated
budget), and submits receipts to Team Leader/RSC/HC.
Maintains cordial and cooperative relationship with individuals
served, their families and guardians and other staff members,
utilizing and promoting positive problem solving skills and
ensuring a positive, pleasant home environment.
Monitors individuals' health needs and documents such; accompanies
individuals on medical/dental appointments as assigned by Team
Complies with all Milestone, Inc. policies and procedures.
In compliance with Milestone, Incorporated's philosophy and
policies toward Human Rights; immediately intervenes on behalf of
the individual(s) served and reports to the appropriate supervisor
and/or agency (OIG, IDPH, DCFS.)
Orders necessary forms and supplies from the appropriate personnel
Other duties as needed or assigned.
Minimum age of 18.
Completion of Habilitation Aide Training within the first 30 days
High School diploma or GED and passing of TABE testing.
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Must be able to intervene physically in behavioral or health
Safe driving record/approved driver.
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