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Position:  ADAPT Resident Advisor A-1
Location:  Cincinnati, OH
Job Id:  1197-325
# of Openings:  2

Talbert House has a career opening for an ADAPT Resident Advisor
 
WORK LOCATION: 3009 Burnet Ave.
WORK HOURS: 2nd shift and 3rd shift
FLSA STATUS: Hourly Non-Exempt
JOB TYPE: Regular Full-Time
JOB CODE:  1197 - 325
 
POSITION SUMMARY
ADAPT is a residential treatment program for male drug court clients. The Resident Advisor is a vital part of the ADAPT program, and will be responsible for ensuring the safety, care and monitoring of Talbert House clients.  The position requires the ability to give direction, monitor behavior and take action in a variety of residential settings in our Court and Corrections and Housing programs.
 
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Monitor buildings and grounds to assure safety, custodial care, observation of clients and security of property.
  • Direct client activities.
  • Assist clients and peers in making decisions utilizing established protocols.
  • Observe, investigate situations, report findings, and take action as appropriate to job role.
  • Perform related security and safety functions.
  • Assist with self-administration of medication and maintain documentation.
  • Handle and or assist in emergency situations.
  • Perform routine intake duties as required by site.
  • Monitor clients’ location and behavior.
  • Operate vehicle to transport clients as required.
  • Complete and provide accurate and timely documentation and record keeping.
  • Communicate key information in a timely manner.
  • Efficiently operates personal computer to enter, edit and/ or retrieve data and to produce reports and documentation.
The above job functions are intended to describe the general nature of the position.  The detailed position description will give more specific detail on duties and responsibilities.
 
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must complete an internal training process to become a certified drug test collector within 30 days of hire.
QUALIFICATIONS PREFERRED:
  • Previous court and corrections experience
  • Criminal justice and or psychology students
JOB SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS:
  • Employee must be able collect urine samples from male clients.
  • Must be able to work 2nd shift
Duties and additional experience or requirements may vary by position.
 
To perform this job successfully, as individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required, but do not encompass all potential job functions. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
 
Talbert House employs, promotes and contracts without regards to race, gender, color, national origin, ethnicity, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, age, sex, religion, or genetic information. Talbert House is an EO/AA Employer/M/F/Protected Vet/Disabled & an equal provider of services.
 
AGENCY DESCRIPTION
Talbert House is a community-wide nonprofit network of social services with programs focusing on prevention, assessment, treatment and reintegration. Each year, Talbert House helps thousands of men, women and children across Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky overcome adversity to become healthy and productive citizens through programs in community corrections, mental health, substance abuse, welfare-to-work.

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