Job Title: Social Service Technician
Program: Women's Residenital
Location: Brunswick, GA
Status: Full-Time (4 Openings)
Schedule: 5 Shifts per week 4:00pm to 12:00a
Job Summary: Assists with daily living activities in a residential facility. Provides training of basic personal and social skills, simple academics, or work skills to consumers in a group home or residence.
Essential Functions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
It is the responsibility of all staff to insure that the persons served through our programs receives services that address their individual needs.Meets applicable productivity requirements in terms of direct service time: (Manager: Quote the actual productivity required).Instructs and advises clients on daily living and work skills in one-on-one or group instruction.Observes and monitors client behavior.Counsels and advises clients on behavioral problems, daily decision-making, and the resolution of minor problems.Assists with the development of an individual service/treatment plan for each assigned consumer.Participates in case reviews, consulting with the team to evaluate the client's needs and plan for continuing services. Counsels and advises clients on behavioral problems, daily decision-making, and the resolution of minor problems.Operates vehicle to transport clients on routes, to program and home each day.
Required Education & Experience: One year experience providing social or direct care services to groups that are at risk/vulnerable populations, in a human services setting OR Associate degree in a related field OR One year experience at the lower level or position equivalent.