Resident House Technician (Live-In)/Peer Supporter - PT - Stark County

Location: Stark
Type: PT

Position Description

FREE RENT! Coleman Professional Services, a nationally recognized not-for-profit provider of behavioral health and rehabilitation programs, is seeking a part-time Resident House Technician to join our recovery-oriented team of professionals in Stark County. This position requires an individual who will live on the premises in Recovery Housing in Canton and provide support and monitoring of transitional age youth residents as needed. This position is 24 hours/week and needs to be flexible to include some weekends and rotating holidays. 

Direct Care: Engage in an ongoing, recovery-oriented dialogue with persons served.  Work with tenants to achieve their goals and objectives and engage them in the tenant community. Complete new resident orientation and discharge forms on tenants. Provide referral information for community based services. Identify internal and external barriers to all phases of treatment and recovery, and develop strategies to overcome those barriers while promoting self-advocacy. Facilitate house meetings and support tenants in conjunction with other CPS staff. 

Operations: Maintain care of the home which may include completing minor repair tasks; ensuring the home’s walkways are kept clean; salting and removing snow from sidewalks and porches; and maintaining cleanliness of common areas. In addition, report and complete maintenance requests and coordinate and participate in required safety drills and inspections. 

Qualified Candidates:  Must have and maintain a clean driving record; have a high school diploma or equivalent; ability to push/pull/lift up to 50 pounds. In addition, must be punctual and have excellent communication skills.

 

Preferred Candidates:  Prefer someone who has Peer Recovery Supporter license with the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, which includes having lived experience with mental health or addictions, or be able to achieve such licensure within six months of hire. Also prefer someone who has experience working with individuals with disabilities.

 

Benefits options include life, pension, paid time off, and more.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.  E.O.E.  Persons with a disability can request an accommodation to complete the application process by emailing careers@colemanservices.org with the subject line “Accommodation Request.”

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