Acadia Healthcare Home Community Support Worker - Millcreek of Picayune in Picayune, Mississippi
JOB TITLE: Home Community Support Worker DEPARTMENT: HCBS REV: 01/16
SUPERVISED BY: Program Director/Manager EMPLOYEES SUPERVISED: None
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Must have a high school diploma or GED.
Must have a valid driver’s license.
Must have reliable transportation and meet applicable requirements for the Millcreek Motor Vehicle Safety Program. If required to drive per assignment.
Must be willing to work flexible schedule.
Must complete the HCBS training and continued education program.
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS (with or without reasonable accommodation):
Walking; reaching; bending; pushing; pulling; lifting heavy loads (i.e., at least 25 pounds).
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Provide assistance with activities of daily living, i.e., eating, meal planning, bathing, dressing, hygiene/toileting, etc.
Provide assistance with light housekeeping needs that are directly related to the health and well-being of the eligible individual, i.e., bed-making, dusting, vacuuming, etc.
Provide assistance with accessing community resources/shopping/appointments
Accurately complete and submit Daily Activity Logs and Contact Summaries in a timely manner
Adhere to safe transportation procedures at all times
Follow appropriate protocol for completion of I/A and Serious Incident reports
Work flexible schedule based on the family’s needs and to foster maximum use of authorized hours
Attend trainings/in-services as requested and adhere to requests for personnel update information in a timely manner
Adhere to UltiPro usage policies, procedures, and timelines
Adhere to Activity Plan and/or family instructions regarding personal care of the eligible individual
Keep supervisor abreast of pertinent information relevant to the provision of services
Maintain a positive attitude and rapport with the eligible individual and family
Adhere to confidentiality policies and procedures
Refrain from excessive and unwarranted absenteeism and/or tardiness
Adhere to all Millcreek and HCBS waiver program policies and procedures.
Follows all safety policies and adheres to all worker's compensation program guidelines.
Other duties as assigned.