Skills for Rhode Island' s Future (Skills RI) is recruiting a Residential Assistant for The Providence Center in Providence, RI.
Please read more about Skills RI at the end of this job description.
JOB TITLE: Residential Assistant
RATE OF PAY: $12.00 per hour
HOURS: Full-Time/Part-Time/Per Diem
Perform, coordinate and monitor the daily non-clinical operations of the program
Assist in new client admissions and provide orientation into the community
Ensure a safe, clean and healthy living environment for clients and ensure medication procedures are followed
Perform record keeping in accordance with Health Information Services and other Center requirements
Maintain cooperative relationships with clients, other employees and the public
Transport clients in the agency vehicle when necessary
High School Diploma or GED
Advanced education and experience working with a substance abuse population strongly preferred
Awareness of the general trends in confronting the problems of substance abuse required
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to clients
Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out simple instructions
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants interested in this position will be screened by Skills RI and the employer will make the final hiring decisions.
WHY APPLY THROUGH SKILLS RI
Our mission is focused on supporting unemployed and underemployed job seekers. Our goal is to get you back to work. Skills RI’ s team will guide and provide you with support throughout the hiring process.
Skills RI has agreements with employers to recruit talent like you, making us a resource to get the unemployed and underemployed job seeker back to work.