Monitors safety and addresses resident needs in multi-family housing complex. May deliver face-to-face interaction with authorized clients diagnosed as having chronic and persistent mental illness, emotional and/or co-occurring disorders. This position does not have the purpose of provision of support to the ongoing stability of tenants. Rather, it is there for on-site monitoring of the physical location and supporting the success of client tenants.
BA degree in Psychology, Social Work or related field of study and/or one year experience working with populations having chronic mental illness, emotional disorders and chemical abuse/dependency issues.
Demonstrates initiative and success in providing client centered interaction, solution-based approaches to learning, motivation techniques and positive reinforcement skills.
Demonstrates patience, creative thinking, good decision making skills.
Demonstrated ability to maintain professional boundaries.
Ability to be organized and keep accurate and timely records.
Ability to work independently and as a positive team player.
Demonstrates good time management skills.
Demonstrated ability to be flexible and supportive within program directives, protocol and parameters.
Requires a valid WA State driver's license and use of own vehicle with BHR approved insurance.
Current WA Registered Counselor at time of hire.
TYPICAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Meets as scheduled with Housing Supervisor.
Complete all items according to Garden's Shift Protocol guidelines.
Monitor property by walking the interior perimeter (upper and lower) and engaging in interaction with tenants to determine if safety issue is present.
Access back-up supports as required to address issues of safety concern.
May interact with tenants with understanding that the role is for building of community and community safety and NOT the delivery of clinical services.
Provide required reporting and documentation.
Other duties as assigned.
Ability to lift 10 pounds.
Ability to go up and down stairs.
Ability to stay alert during
nighttime shift hours if applicable.