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Residential Skills Trainer

Company: Americanwork Llc
Location: Savannah
Posted on: May 11, 2024

Job Description:

About your role:As a Residential Skills Trainer (RST), you will work with adults with severe and persistent mental illness in a residential setting, helping them to learn/increase skills needed to live in the community. The goal is to help them to enhance their recovery/wellness and to increase their self-sufficiency and independence. You will meet with clients daily to provide life skills training, which will include: maintaining a residence, food purchasing, meal preparation, housekeeping, hygiene, budgeting, safety, medication management, and public transportation. This role also transports clients locally to medical appointments, grocery trips, etc. using a company vehicle. RSTs will provide personal support and crisis intervention as needed. While supervising and providing these supports to residents, you will monitor their behaviors, needs, progress, and client administered medication. You will document services rendered and their progress toward meeting their goals. You will work as part of a team in the residential setting and attend monthly staff meetings and supervision with the Residential Program supervisor for professional development.Perks of this role:Day, Night, and Weekend Shifts available8 hour shiftsDoes the Following Apply to You?One of the following:High School Diploma or GEDBachelors Degree in a Human Service field (Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, etc.) - preferredPreferred:1 year experience in a mental health or substance abuse residential facility2 years experience working with a psychiatric populationValid Georgia Drivers License and clean Motor Vehicle Record (MVR);Clean Criminal Back Ground Check (no conviction or credible evidence of abuse, neglect, or sexual exploitation)What we offer:Full Time Employees:Paid vacation days that increase with tenureSeparate sick leave that rolls over each yearUp to 10 Paid holidays*Medical, Dental, Vision benefit plan optionsEmployee Assistance ProgramHealth, Dependent and Transportation Flexible Spending AccountsEmployee, Spouse and Dependent Basic and Optional Life InsuranceAll Employees:401 K PlanMileage & Cell Phone Reimbursement (or company phone)Pet InsuranceDailyPay- daily access to your earnings without waiting for payday!SoFi at Work student loan refinancingNext Steps Financial Wellness program webinars and toolsCompany laptop and great IT supportVerizon discountDell discountPerks at Pathways national discounts on travel, shopping, and entertainmentTraining, Development and Continuing Education Credits for licensure requirementsOpportunities for advancement! As we grow, you grow with us!To Learn More About Us:Pathways @ openings @ is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic.*- benefit availability may vary by State/Countyby Jobble

Keywords: Americanwork Llc, Savannah , Residential Skills Trainer, Human Resources , Savannah, Georgia

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