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Program Specialist ( Queens & Manhattan )

ACMH

Description

Tasks:

· Teaches skills for maintaining personal hygiene, laundry and apartment cleaning

· Monitors overall maintenance of apartments and alerts program director of maintenance problems.

· Teaches skills for budgeting, shopping, meal planning, preparation and clean-up.

· Teaches skills for self-preservation, monitors living units for safety and cleanliness.

· Administers the client cooking safety test.

· Monitors, documents and teaches self administration of medication, according to program policy and procedures.

· Report incidents or behavioral changes in residents to supervisor.

· Teaches travel skills and escorts clients, where needed.

· Documents services rendered and client progress in a timely manner.

· Attends training as requested by supervisory staff.

· Duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications

High school diploma with some undergraduate work in psychology or high school diploma with

significant experience in working with adults with mental illness. Understanding of the concept of

recovery from serious mental illness and the ability to deliver person-centered skills training services.

Good written and verbal communication skills in English. Basic computer and data entry skills. Good

interpersonal skills.

Salary

32,240.00 - 34,320.00

Contact

Email a resume, cover letter and contact information for 3 professional references to:

Sharon Royer

Director, Human Resources and Information Management

Email: Jobs@acmhnyc.org

Posted on 03/21/19; CVMHA ID #12713