ResCare dba Creative Living Services Senior Mentor (Wraparound Services Program) Escondido in Escondido, California
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Title:Senior Mentor (Wraparound Services Program) Escondido
Job Category:Direct Care/Operations
Line of Business:Workforce Services
Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities!ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Senior Mentor (Wraparound Services Program) Escondido.
Are you passionate about helping others? Don’t miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you help people reach their highest level of independence! Apply today! ResCare. Where Care Meets Career.
Senior Mentor (Wraparound Services Program) Escondido Responsibilities
Senior mentors are part of the multi-disciplinary team of the Wraparound Services Program. Senior Mentors will provide individualized guidance and support to our eligible Welfare-to-Work (WTW) participants and their families as frequently as needed, as determined by the assessment plans developed for them. Contact with the participants includes, but is not limited to; home visits and communication through e-mail and phone calls.
Essential Job Responsibilities:
Assist families with creating contingency plans for child care
Create a schedule to help establish a Work/Life balance
Provide emotional and mental support in helping to prepare parents to leave their children while they transition into employment, school, or a training program
Address transportation difficulties
Promote self-care, health, and well-being for working parents
Meal planning for families
Provide tools for Stress/Crisis Management and Coping
Accompany participants to meetings and appointments in support of their goals/needs
Utilize motivational interviewing and active listening techniques
Monitor and document progress
Other duties as assigned
Senior adults are encouraged to apply
Ability to organize, prioritize, and complete a large volume of work within strict time deadlines
Outstanding communication skills, both written and oral; must communicate professionally and positively with participants, staff, management, program partners, agencies, employers, landlords, mechanics, hotel/motel operators, and other service providers
Fundamental understanding of computer processing including word processing and spreadsheet applications
Maintain and establish effective working relationships with coworkers, agencies, employers, and other service providers
Ability to exercise appropriate judgment in releasing HIPAA/PHI information; analyze decisions and/or recommendations relating to the participant delivery of services
Requires maintaining confidentiality of files and records that are considered personal and sensitive
Ability to work with a diverse population and apply strong observation, analytical and listening skills
Proficient office computer skills; MS Office Suite program applications (Word, Excel, etc.)
Current Driver’s License/ Drivers Insurance and have and maintain a “Good Driving Record”
Must have access to an insured, currently registered car daily and during regular work schedule
In addition to meeting your passion for making a difference in people's lives and career advancement, opportunities you may also be offered:
Competitive pay based on experience
Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
Suite of voluntary insurance options
Paid Time Off
Company Discount Purchasing Program
Cell phone Service
Ford and Chrysler Automobiles
Employee Assistance Program
Legal Assistance Program
Don't miss this opportunity to find career success and fulfillment while you assist people to reach their highest level of independence.
ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.
613 W VALLEY PKWY STE 200 , ESCONDIDO, CA 92025-2551 USA
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