|Title:||Residential Assistant (Full Time)|
RIDGEVIEW, a not-for-profit community mental health center based in Oak Ridge, TN, has an immediate opening for a full-time Residential Assistant, nights, Wednesday-Sunday.
Ridgeview has been named a 2018 Top Workplace by Knoxville News Sentinel. Ridgeview is a place where staff want to work, a place where staff are valued and appreciated, and a place where staff are proud of the impact they are making toward the improvement of people's lives. At Ridgeview, ultimate job satisfaction is derived from co-workers, clients, and the realization that we are part of carrying out Ridgeview's mission.
HOPE | HEALING | RECOVERY
"Where life's complexities are met with hope"
High school diploma or equivalent is required; experience in residential facilities and/or mental health is preferred. Must have a valid Tennessee driver’s license and a safe driving record.
This position is primarily responsible for the supervision and safety of all residents in a 10 bed group home for individuals with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness. Residential assistants offer daily training to each resident on Activities of Daily Living such as cooking, cleaning and hygiene, as well as distribute medications and ensure that the home is maintained in the manner required by licensure.
Ridgeview offers a full line of benefits including: Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement, Long-Term Disability, Holiday Pay, Vacation and Sick Leave, Life Insurance and Wellness Plan. Ridgeview is an approved National Health Service Corp site. Loan repayment for qualified behavioral health and primary health care providers is available.
Ridgeview is an equal opportunity employer. Ridgeview conducts Background Checks, Motor Vehicle Records, License/Degree Verification, and Drug Screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check and driving record.