Rehabilitation Specialist- Per Diem - Rehab Without Walls in Historic District - North, GA at ResCare

Date Posted: 3/8/2018

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Job Title 

Rehabilitation Specialist- Per Diem - Rehab Without Walls

Job Description

  • Assist the person served in achieving the individualized treatment plan goals established by the Rehab
    Without Walls Team.
  • Ensure safety, living comfort and hygiene needs of person served are met while fostering independent
  • May provide / arrange for transportation and escort person served to medical/other appointments and
    outings. Keep staff and family members informed of all scheduled appointments.
  • Adhere to/enforce Bill of Rights of person served and report any violation to management.
  • Implement community reintegration activities under the direction of the Rehab Without Walls treatment team to assist the person served with a variety of needs in the home and community. Assist the person served in understanding their needs and limitations.
  • Observe/document and report changes in the condition of the person served to management and other
    treatment team members as appropriate.
  • Participate in the team process and provide input as needed. Attend case conference and family educational meetings.
  • Maintain the highest standards of professional conduct in relation to information that is confidential in
    nature. Share information only when the recipient’s right to access is clearly established and the sharing of such information is clearly in the best interest of the person served.
  • Attend, participate in and/or conduct internal staff development programs, obtain continuing education
    as required by Company policy and regulations.
  • Perform other duties as assigned in response to the person serviced, office or program needs.
  • Submit all required documentation in a timely manner per Company and RWW policy.
  • Assist team in fostering a safe home environment for the person served. Report any safety concerns or
    issue to management immediately.

Job Requirements

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty
  • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • The candidate must successfully complete any/all required pre-employment evaluation test(s) per policy in each assigned area of practice.
  • Good organizational and communication skills are needed.
  • Ability to function with minimum supervision.
  • Reliable transportation is required.
  • The candidate will have the physical ability to perform job related duties which may require lifting, standing, bending, stooping, stretching, walking, pushing, and pulling with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • A health examination must be successfully completed prior to assignment and periodically thereafter, as
    required by company policy, and/or state regulations, to verify that he/she is physically capable of performing assigned duties with or without reasonable accommodations.
  • High School Diploma or the equivalent plus a minimum of six months prior work/volunteer experience
    providing individual instructions, preferably in a health care environment is generally required.
  • Effective communication skills also required.

Additional Information

At ResCare, you will be part of an established and highly regarded organization with a proud 40-year tradition of making a vital difference in the lives of the people we serve. Not only will you see the positive results of your work each and every day, but you will also have plenty of opportunity for professional development and advancement to positions of greater responsibility. Our senior leadership team has been with us, on average, for a decade or more, and several of them began their careers with us as direct caregivers. Your hard work and professional dedication will be rewarded with competitive compensation benefits package!


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