ITS House Support Staff
Program: Behavioral Health
ITS House staff work independently and as part of a treatment team to support Developmental Services clients also experiencing a psychiatric crisis. Staff help clients maintain their safety using a variety of skills including the following: crisis intervention, supportive counseling, medication monitoring, observation and assessment, assistance with ADLs, coordination of treatment, maintaining a safe and clean unit, and completion of all related documentation.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each of the duties satisfactorily; the requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Required: High School Diploma and a minimum of 2-4 years working with adults with developmental disabilities or a mental health disorder.
Preferred: Bachelor’s degree and/ or a combination of education and/ or relevant experience equaling 4 years. Experience working with adults in a mental health crisis.
Required: Valid driver’s license, clean driving record, and personal vehicle with current registration, state inspection, and appropriate insurance.
Preferred: Safety training