Program Assistant Substance Use crisis intervention program
Home of New Vision
Ann Arbor, MI
Home of New Vision (HNV), a non-profit substance abuse and co-occurring disorders treatment program, located in Ann Arbor, Michigan is seeking a part time Program Assistant. The program assistant is responsible for performing a range of direct services to clients at the Engagement Center Program in Ypsilanti, MI . 2 positions are available. Key duties include: Client Supervision, Vital signs, Meal Preparation, Charting, answering telephones, assisting with laundry, cleaning, assisting clients in forming recovery plans. Other duties as assigned. People in recovery must have 2 years of sobriety and are encouraged to apply. Experience working in a recovery setting or similar facility preferred. A willingness to assist clients in crisis and who may arrive intoxicated or in very early recovery, is required. Must be willing to obtain CPR/First Aid certification within 30 days of hire. Must be sensitive to client needs, willingness to abide by agency guidelines, have the ability to learn and use electronic health records. A valid Driver License with an acceptable driving record as well as the ability to pass a background check, are also requirements of the position.Work is performed in a setting with stairs, and the applicant must have the ability to climb stairs and carry on the physical requirements of assisting and lifting individuals on occasion, groceries and laundry. These positions are part time , 20 to 24 per week. Some holiday shifts may be required and are are paid at time and a half. This is predominately a 4:00 p.m. to 12 midnight position, however very occasional rotation to other shifts may be required. Both weekend and weekday shifts are available and may be a combination of both. This is an excellent opportunity for both undergrad and graduate social work students. People with 2 years of recovery who are working an active recovery program are encouraged to apply.
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $11.00 /hour
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