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9Oct

Night Monitor

Area Residential Care, Dyersville, IA Dubuque, IA

Qualifications/Requirements:

  •      High school diploma/G.E.D.
  •      Six months of consistent general work experience
  •      12th grade level of reading, math, and writing skills
  •      Comprehend basic medical and life-skill programs
  •      Writing ability to clearly document contact notes and incident reports
  •      Mathematically able to budget and balance a checkbook
  •      Ability to lift 20lbs and occasional lift up to 50 pounds
  •      Must be able to physically prompt, escort, and physically restrain individuals served
  •      Requires a valid driver’s license and a driving record that meets agency authorized driver criteria
  •      Requires certification for passing medications upon completion of agency sponsored training

Job Summary:

  • Provides assistance for individual(s) receiving services on an as needed basis during sleeping hours.
  • Implements self-care programs and procedures necessary to prepare people for the day, including dressing, mealtime, and hygiene programs ensuring the individual(s) are well groomed and appropriately dressed for the work site or other day activities, as applicable to the position. 
  • Completes light cleaning tasks as appropriate.
  • Provides documentation (logs, contact notes, program data, incident reports, etc.) on the activities of people being provided services.
  • Uses a variety of techniques to modify behavior, including physical restraint if necessary.
  • Consistently assures that programming is completed for each person served including during times of crises/behavioral situations, emergency/scheduled evacuations, and while attending to specific medical needs.
  • Completes emergency drills and environmental safety inspections as assigned and according to agency timelines.
  • Passes medications and/or supervises self-administration of medications to individuals receiving services after completing agency sponsored training.
  • Manages the stress associated with training and caring for people who may occasionally exhibit non-compliant and/or aggressive behavior.
  • Remains in control and follows through in emergency situations without the presence of supervision.           
  • Attends departmental and agency meetings and training as assigned by supervisor.
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Dubuque, IA
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Job Details

Req Num --
ID 422356
Location
Dyersville, IA
Dubuque, IA
Positions 1
Type
Employee
Status
Part Time
Pay $7.25-$7.50
Categories
Education
Health Care
Human and Social Services
Volunteer and Non-profit
Benefits

Preferred Candidates

Years of Experience --
Education High School/GED

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