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TERROS, Inc. On-Call Paraprofessional - Maverick House in Glendale, Arizona

Overview

Terros Health is pleased to share an exciting and challenging opportunity for a On-CallParaprofessional. The individual will need to be professional, friendly, a self-starter, organized, and compassionate.

Terros Health is a healthcare organization of caring people, guided by our core values of integrity, compassion and empowerment. For more than five decades, the heart of everything we do is inspiring change for life. We help people manage addiction and mental illness, provide primary medical care, restore families, support our veterans, and connect individuals to the care they need.

If you are interested in working for one of the State's Leading Healthcare Organizations that promotesIntegrity,Compassion, andEmpowerment, we encourage you to apply!

Responsibilities

Under the direct supervision of a qualified staff member, the paraprofessional participates in the provision of direct services such as group counseling, educational sessions and completion of client assessments.

  • Plan and facilitate recreational activities for clients, per program schedule.

  • Plan and schedule client housekeeping and independent living activities.

  • Overall supervision of client activities to ensure compliance with program requirements such as daily room checks, enforcement of night-time curfew and client monitoring.

  • Deal with medical and/or psychiatric emergencies according to program policy and procedure.

  • Write notations based on observation of client behavior during assigned shift.

  • Participate in staff meetings to ensure good communication with other program staff.

Qualifications

  • Must have a High School Diploma/GED and at least 6 weeks of behavioral health experience in order to meet BHPP requirements.

  • Peer Certificationneeded but not required

  • Exemplify great customer service and motivational skills.

  • Ability to work independently, with flexibility, and within prescribed deadlines.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power-Point, Outlook.

  • Must have or obtain a valid Arizona Driver License, be (21 years of age) with a minimum 3 years driving experience. Must meet requirements of Terros driving policy.

  • Must have a valid Arizona Fingerprint Clearance card (Level 1) or apply for one within 7 working days of beginning employment.

  • Must pass a TB test.

Physical demands of this position are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job LocationsUS-AZ-Glendale

Job ID2020-4714

of Openings1

CategoryBehavioral Health/Social Work

ProgramMaverick House

Weekly Hours10

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