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Program Specialist
ACMH
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Post Date: Apr 03, 2013
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: $27,500 - $28,325
Location: US - New York - New York
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Description
Program Specialist, Single Room Community Residence

FUNCTION
Provides direct service to clients, assisting with training in skills of daily living.
Tasks:

TASKS
• Teaches skills for maintaining personal hygiene, laundry and apartment cleaning.
• Monitors overall maintenance of apartments and alerts program director of
maintenance problems.
• Teaches skills for budgeting, shopping, meal planning, preparation and clean-up.
• Teaches skills for self-preservation, monitors living units for safety and
cleanliness.
• Monitors, documents and teaches self administration of medication, according to
program policy and procedures.
• Report incidents or behavioral changes in residents to supervisor.
• Teaches travel skills and escorts clients, where needed.
• Documents services rendered and client progress in a timely manner.
• Attends training as requested by supervisory staff.
• Duties as assigned by supervisor.

Skills
QUALIFICATIONS
High school diploma with some undergraduate work in psychology or high school diploma with significant experience in working with adults with mental illness.


Notes
Salary: $27,500-$28,325 + generous benefits

Please note, this position is for a Sunday - Thursday schedule.

SEND RESUME & COVER LETTER TO
Jessica Tannenbaum, M.A.
Program Director – Independence & Garden House Programs
Fax: (212) 928-0183
Email: jtannenbaum@acmhnyc.org

For more information visit our website: www.acmhnyc.org


Contact Details
Name: Jessica Tannenbaum
FAX: (212) 928-0183
Email: jtannenbaum@acmhnyc.org





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