Residential Assistant

The Salvation Army Hilo, HI

About the Job

Requisition Number 17-1111 Post Date 5/26/2017 Title Residential Assistant Posted Salary $12.00 City Hilo State HI Description ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Assist the Residential Specialist in the following: a. Transporting of residents to and from school, work and/or scheduled appointments, recreational outings. b. Supervision of residents during routine program activities such as: meal preparation, recreational activities at the facility or on a group outing. c. Participation in informal group sessions with resident. d. Implement chore system to residents and monitoring for completeness. e. Provide back up support during emergencies at the shelter, which may include safe restraints. f. Menu planning for the shelter. Supervision of residents in meal preparation. g. Aid in orientation of new residents at the shelter. h. Assist in planning and implementing group recreational activities and outings. i. Providing feed back, oral and written reports to Residential Specialist when counseling residents. 10. Maintain necessary record keeping as assigned. OTHER FUNCTIONS 1. Performs other duties as assigned. Requirements A. MINIMUM & ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: 1. High school graduate. 2. Valid TB clearance 3. Valid First Aid and CPR certification 4. DHS FBI/Criminal History & CAN cleared B. DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: 1. At least one year experience working either with troubled or at risk-youth, or within a residential or social service field setting, or some combination thereof. 2. Some post High school and college course work in related social service field. Apply On-line