Traveling Direct Care Worker for Children’s Programs - Per Diem
|Location:||Primary Locations (Brunswick, Lewiston and Portland) Secondary Locations (Cornville, Chelsea), ME|
|Employment Type:||Per Diem|
The Special Assignment Worker (SAW) travels between Spurwink’s four Children’s residences including Portland, Auburn, Chelsea and Cornville. The SAW worker is responsible for supporting clients according to their clinical plans. This includes supporting children in aspects of daily living, community integration, personal care as needed and other life skills.
This is a per diem position.
Develop relationships with clients who have emotional and behavioral disorders. Maintain safe and therapeutic environment and routines. Plan and lead group and individual activities aimed at helping clients achieve skills, creating opportunities for clients to succeed. Perform behavior management, therapeutic duties and crisis intervention, including restraints. Participate in reflective practice and supervision. Contribute to the management of the residence.
High school diploma or G.E.D required.
Experience in Residential Treatment Services preferred.
Valid Driver’s License with a willingness to travel between Portland, Auburn, Chelsea and Cornville as needed.
Spurwink is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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