BuffaloRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Buffalo jobs

Residential Services Coordinator 1

Company: DePaul
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: August 15, 2019

Job Description:

US-NY-BuffaloCategory Mental Health - ResidentialType Regular Full-TimeFLSA Status Non-ExemptShift DaysDepartment ResidentialCorporation Name Living Opportunities of DePaul (LOD)Overview

The Residential Services Coordinator 1 (RSC1) assumes primary responsibility for performing and coordinating the services and functions necessary to enhance the resident's autonomy, quality of life, and recovery process, as well as providing direct support and supervision to Community Living Staff.

McKinley

Responsibilities

  • Develops the overall Residential Service Plan with the resident and his or her support network by identifying the individual's needs and desires in an effort to lead productive and fulfilling lives.
  • Provide teaching, monitoring and recovery oriented supports in accordance with OMH 595 including the following rehabilitative services: Assertiveness / Self-Advocacy Training, Community Integration / Resource Development, Daily Living Skills, Health Services, Medication Management / Training, Parenting Training, Rehabilitative Counseling, Skill Development, Socialization, Substance Abuse Services, Symptom Management.
  • Ensure that each resident receives comprehensive planning in a person centered approach for; admission (including the completion of admission notes), on-going recovery oriented services, and discharge. Ensure that each plan is complete and up-to-date in accordance with standards of practice and the New York State Office of Mental Health.
  • Provides supervision to assigned Community Living Staff to ensure delivery of services in accordance with each resident's service plan.
  • Provide ongoing training, supervision and leadership development (if applicable) to Community Living Staff.
  • Conducts quarterly reviews of the Residential Service Plan with the individual in an effort to ascertain the degree of progress and to make revisions when necessary.
  • Observe, monitor, document, and report resident behaviors as well as their progress in accordance with agency standards.
  • Maintain accurate and timely resident files, including the documentation of progress notes, the updating of service plans, the maintenance of psychiatric and medical records, as well as other pertinent information regarding the resident.
  • Ensures that annual appointments for physicals, eye exams and dental appointments are scheduled. Ensures that transportation is arranged for these appointments (when appropriate). Follows proper guidelines when a resident chooses not to attend / follow through with medical appointment / recommendations.
  • Works collaboratively with the resident's community service providers to ensure continuity of care (care managers clinical, medical, educational, vocational, and entitlement specialists, etc.). Makes appropriate referrals to these services when needed. This also includes all mandated linkages (Mental Health court, AOT, probation, etc.)
  • Serves as the key liaison between the resident and his / her clinical provider. Contacts the resident's clinical provider at least monthly to ensure effective monitoring of the individual's mental health and well-being.
  • Help residents to plan for the purchasing of clothes and other necessities.
  • Works with residents to encourage a healthy connection with family and community ties and to develop new supports and interests.
  • Works with the Intake Director to provide perspective residents with tours and lunch visits as part of the admission process.
  • Respects and maintains resident confidentiality and demonstrates a caring, positive attitude toward all residents (as per respect policy), staff, guests, and service providers.
  • Provide safe transporting of residents when needed.
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations for self, residents, and staff.
  • Performs any other duties necessary for the effective operation of the program.

    Qualifications

    Education and Experience : Needs to meet one of the following three criteria:

    A. Bachelor's degree in a Human Services field plus one (1) year related supervisory experience.

    B. Associates degree in a Human Services field plus three (3) years residential experience (one of which includes related supervisory experience)

    C. High School diploma / GED plus five (5) years full-time residential experience (one of which includes related supervisory experience)

    *In addition to the above criteria this position also requires a clean New York State driving record as outlined in DePaul's personnel policy.

    PM18

Keywords: DePaul, Buffalo , Residential Services Coordinator 1, Other , Buffalo, New York

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Residential Vocational Specialist
Description: Horizon Health Services is a not-for-profit corporation in Western New York that provides hope and healing for individuals and their families dealing with substance use and/or mental health disorders. (more...)
Company: Horizon Health Services
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: 08/25/2019

CDL-A OTR Truck Driving Jobs - Valid CDL-A Required
Description: Make work happen. Make a good living. br The Pay br - Earn 65K to 80K in your first year br - Earn 57.5 CPM for open deck trailers br br Drive br - OTR equipment loads br - Late model (more...)
Company: Simplex Freight Company
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: 08/25/2019

Account Executive
Description: Tipping Point Communications is searching for a highly motivated, skilled, Account Executive who can recognize opportunities through conversations and networking events and build project work into long-lasting (more...)
Company: Tipping Point Communications
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: 08/25/2019


Do you want to work from home?
Description: Are you looking to work from home and spend more time with your family and be there when they need you the most I personally started my search for an opportunity to work from home back in January 2008. (more...)
Company: Professional Career Advantage
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: 08/25/2019

Payroll Specialist
Description: Payroll Specialist/ Cheektowaga, NY Remedy is partnered with a Cheektowaga manufacturing facility to identify an experienced Payroll Specialist to manage payroll for the organization by processing (more...)
Company: Remedy Intelligent Staffing
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: 08/25/2019

Dog Sitting Wanted - Knowledgeable Animal Lover Needed Immediately, Seeking Pet Sitter
Description: Posting: br Nice to meet you My name is CHRISTOPHER. I'm hiring a pet care provider available in Buffalo,
Company: PetSitter
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: 08/25/2019

Dog Sitting Wanted - Buffalo Animal Lover Opportunity, Seeking Pet Sitter
Description: About The Job: br Hey my name is DAVID. I am hiring a pet supervisor living in Buffalo, New York. I plan
Company: PetSitter
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: 08/25/2019

Modeling & Acting Coach
Description: Now Hiring Current Former Models, Actors Cosmetologists br Do you want to make a difference in the lives of today's youth Do you want to help young people build their self-confidence while empowering (more...)
Company: Barbizon
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: 08/25/2019

Dog Walking Wanted - Searching For Buffalo Pet Supervisor, Seeking Pet Sitter
Description: Description: br I hope you are having a good day. I'm hoping to find a cat sitting professional living in Buffalo,
Company: PetSitter
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: 08/25/2019

Now interviewing - Work at Home
Description: Premier healthcare company is actively searching for highly motivated individuals to work individually
Company: Careers Division
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: 08/25/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest New York jobs by following @recnetNY on Twitter!

Buffalo RSS job feeds