Participates in client behavioral programs providing care, mentoring, close supervision, documentation of behavior, implementation of treatment plans, providing crisis intervention as needed, developing positive relationships with clients and co-workers, and following facility policies and procedures,
Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Contributes to the effective implementation of individual treatment plans of clients through "line of sight" supervision, positive interaction and role modeling, appropriate scoring of observed behaviors, and appropriate consequences or limit setting based on behaviors and program definition. Participates in contraband and room searches as needed.
Maintains safety and security of the facility through close observation and monitoring of the clients, maintaining optimal physical proximity, remaining alert at all times, and using analytical forethought to anticipate potentially volatile or unsafe situations and proactively intervene.Â
Promotes development of clients' daily living skills through appropriate assignment, instruction, and supervision of tasks.Â
Stimulates clients' interest and cooperation in various individual and group activities and programs through positive interaction, instruction, supervision, feedback and encouragement. Â Demonstrates knowledge and application of adolescent developmental, social, health, cognitive, learning, and intellectual functioning.Â Â
Completes accurate and timely documentation on client's behavior as outlined by policy, reports observations to relevant staff and makes recommendations based on observations.Â Assists in preparation of other behavioral reports and daily activity logs as required, i.e. incident reports, restraint packets, Q-15â€™s, inventory logs, communication logs, point sheets, precautions and unit specific documentation.