State of Montana Substitute Girls Cottage Residential Advisor 1 in Great Falls, Montana
The purpose of this position is to care for, counsel, and instruct students who are deaf, hard of hearing, blind, visually impaired, or deafblind in a group-like living environment.
Instructs students in daily living skills, personal care, and safety procedures.
Ensures students have a safe and clean living environment.
Instructs students in cleaning procedures and age appropriate self-help skills typcially performed in a home setting.
Follows protocols for referring ill students to the Health Serivces Department.
Provides assistance and instruction in supervision of play and recreational activities on and off campus.
Transports students to and from off-campus activities and appointments.
Other related duties as assigned.
Detailed Job Description available upon request.
A high school diploma or equivalency is required. Training or experience in the field of childcare in residential facilities, Red Cross, CPR, and other related training is highly desirable.During the one-year probationary period, Residential Advisor 1 must successfully complete the Advanced Training Course for Residential Youth and Child Care Workers (RCYCP). This program was developed by the National Resource Center for Youth Services at the University of Oklahoma and is conducted by the staff at the Montana School for the Deaf and the Blind. Upon successfully completing, the one-year probationary period and the RCYCP course a .80 an hour increase is granted per the current Collective Bargaining Agreement.Other combinations of education and experience which could provide this knowledge, skills and abilities will be evaluated on an individual basis.
The successful candidate will be required to have fluent ASL and English skills to communicate with staff. New employees must meet the requirements of MSDB Policy 5124Employee Sign Language Skillsand will be evaluated through the Sign Language Proficiency Interview (SLPI). New employees to this position must meet the Target Skill Level Standard of “None” on the date of hire and Target Skill Level Standard of “Intermediate” within three (3) years of hire.
Title: Substitute Girls Cottage Residential Advisor 1
Location: Great Falls
Requisition ID: 21140242