Residential Aide

VIP Community Services is dedicated to changing lives and transforming our community. We offer a continuum of services to individuals with histories of chemical dependency. Our client-centered approach empowers people to take charge of their lives and discover their personal paths to self-sufficiency.

TITLE: OASAS Program Residential Aide

REPORTS TO: Director

ABOUT THE ROLE: Provides supervision to ensure the safe operation of the program in accordance with regulations and standards in order to provide optimum service to our clients.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor conditions to ensure safety rules and requirements are followed according to policy and procedure.
  • Maintain the daily log, recording all events as indicated according to regulations and policy.
  • Conduct facility check (rooms, bathrooms, staff and clients, kitchen-stove, pilot lights, back and front stairways), every hour and log the rounds according to procedure.
  • Conduct Fire and Disaster Drills on a monthly basis and document this activity in accordance with procedure and policy.
  • Conduct all wake-ups.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma/GED equivalency.
  • Ability to speak, read and write the English Language
  • Fire Safety Coordinator Certificate or can be hired with the condition of obtaining within 90 days
  • Food Handler’s Certificate or can be hired with the condition of obtaining within 30 days.

Perks Working for VIP:

  • Dress down Fridays
  • Discount on gym membership
  • Tuition reduction rate on continuing education
  • Annual holiday party
  • Annual staff picnic
  • Medical/ Dental/ 403(B)
  • Transit discount for parking and MTA

VIP Community Services provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

To apply for this job email your details to Kfrost@vipservices.org