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House Manager - Overnight

House Manager - Overnight

Job ID 
2017-1318
Job Locations 
US-CA-Thousand Oaks
US-CA-Thousand Oaks
Category 
Management
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Shift 
Overnight (NOC)
Min 

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Overview

United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles, Ventura & Santa Barbara Counties (UCPLA) is a leading non-profit company in caring for individuals with developmental disabilities. UCPLA provides services, programs, resources, and support groups for individuals with special needs including Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Down syndrome, and other developmental delays. At UCPLA, we believe that each client is special and unique in their own way and they all deserve quality service and care.

 

UCPLA is ready to help you build a rewarding career in a large non-profit direct care setting. Help us make a difference. Opportunities for growth available. We offer benefits to full-time staff.

Responsibilities

  • Works closely with Administrator, Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional (QIDP), and Nursing Department to ensure quality client care, and to ensure special needs of clients are met
  • Assists QIDP with instructing staff on how to carry out active treatments and training objectives identified in each client’s Individualized Service Plan (ISP)
  • Assigns and supervises Direct Care Staff in cleaning and laundry duties
  • Trains new staff regarding client needs, client training objectives, and housekeeping duties
  • Serves as a member of admission conferences for all new clients
  • Provides new clients with an orientation to the facility with introduction to staff and peers
  • Attends regularly scheduled in-services
  • Conducts routine house inspections
  • In conjunction with the Dietician and Administrator, assigns and monitors meal preparation, cooking, and cleaning; ensures menus are posted and followed; prepares meals as needed
  • Ensures universal precautions and infection control standards are being followed
  • Drives clients to appointments using company van and assists clients on outings
  • Uses mechanical lift to transfer clients
  • Provides Direct Care Staff support as needed
  • Must be available by telephone and respond to calls in a timely manner

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate and/or Nursing Attendant Training
  • At least 18 months of Direct Support experience, working with individuals with developmental disabilities under the supervision of a Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional
  • Current CPR certification required
  • Ability to work in a professional manner both with other departments within the facility and with community representatives
  • Positive attitude with flexibility to meet the needs and demands of the residential home
  • Ability to lift fifty (50) pounds
  • Ability to successfully pass all employee screening requirements, including criminal background check, drug screening, physical exam, and provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States
  • Able to run, push, pull, bend, squat, kneel, lift and transfer clients (with assistance/Hoyer Lift)

 

We offer competitive starting salaries and benefits to full-time staff: Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance, Life Assistance Program, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Paid Holiday, Vacation, and Sick Leave Benefits, Referral Bonus Plan, and Retirement Plan.

 

UCPLA is an equal opportunity employer and who also considers qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in the City of L.A. pursuant to the L.A. Fair Chance Ordinance.

 

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