|Title:||Outreach Worker - Asst Team Lead|
|Program Name:||LGA Outreach|
The Assistant Team Leader is responsible for the overall management of team members and shift activities within a designated unit. In the absence of the Team Leader, assumes full responsibility for that position. 2pm - 10pm shift available.
The position requires a bachelor’s degree and one year of related experience with a similar population or an associate’s degree plus two years of related experience. Mental health/substance abuse experience preferred. Must have valid driver's license.
Screen and process clients through the intake process.
Assist clients with personal hygiene care.
Supervise client participation in their daily routine, adherence to rules and observance of clients’ rights as specified by Volunteers of America and other appropriate agencies.
De-escalate conflicts among clients through non-violent intervention.
Report incidents involving client behavior, violation of rules, and criminal activities promptly to the supervisor.
Interview clients to evaluate and individualize their immediate needs and gather background information for development of a psychosocial assessment and referrals.
Supervise team members and case management as assigned.
Make scheduled rounds of assigned area to safeguard clients and property and deter in-house crime.
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