Weekend Residential Specialist CRC- The Next Door Chattanooga

Level: Entry

Job Location: TND Chattanooga - Chattanooga, TN

Position Type: Part Time

Mission: The Next Door provides a continuum of evidence-based services for women and their families impacted by addiction, mental illness, trauma and/or incarceration with Christ-centered compassionate care.

Summary: Provide safety and security of residence after office hours. Assist residents with emergency and non-emergency needs, problem solve with assistance of on-call staff as needed. Cooperation with the other residential relief specialist(s), the hours are two to four weekends per month working 7:30 am- 7:30 pm shifts on Saturday and Sunday. Additional hours may be worked as agreed upon with supervisor.

Primary Responsibilities and Duties include the following:

  • Be available to residents for immediate concerns or needs.

  • Inform on-call staff regarding a resident’s tardiness or non-return, relapse, injuries, threats, illness, etc.

  • Conduct room checks once while on duty and as needed for safety.

  • Provide hourly facility surveillance in regards to safety, security, and curfews.

  • Perform urine drug screens and breathalyzer as requested by staff or on suspicion.

  • Report maintenance and facility concerns to Regional Assistant Director, East TN.

  • Perform light clerical duties as assigned.

  • Maintain quiet hours and provide visual contact of residents at curfew.

  • Complete incident report for significant encounters to Regional Assistant Director, East TN.

  • Assist in transportation of clients to and from work, on an as needed basis.

All Employees will adhere to the following professional standards:

  • Honor the agency mission: The mission of The Next Door is to live out our faith by providing a continuum of evidence-based services for women and their families impacted by addiction, mental illness, trauma and/or incarceration.

  • Consistently treat residents and co-workers with the utmost respect.

  • Keep ALL information regarding staff, residents, diagnosis, group information, etc. confidential at all times.

  • Work as a necessary part of the team effort.

  • Model ethical and professional behavior at all times.

  • Participate in ongoing meetings and trainings as required by the leadership of The Next Door.

  • Be creative and assist leadership with ideas for improving the overall quality of the services and environment for the residents of The Next Door.

  • Encourage core values of The Next Door, Inc. at all times.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1-year experience working with women in crisis situations preferred

  • Willingness to obtain First Aid/CPR certification

  • Willingness to complete background check

  • Valid Tennessee Driver’s License

  • F-Endorsement Driving License (can obtain upon hire)

All Employees will adhere to the following professional standards:

  • Honor the agency mission: The mission of The Next Door is to live out our faith by providing a continuum of evidence-based services for women and their families impacted by addiction, mental illness, trauma and/or incarceration.

  • Consistently treat residents and co-workers with the utmost respect.

  • Keep ALL information regarding staff, residents, diagnosis, group information, etc. confidential at all times.

  • Work as a necessary part of the team effort.

  • Model ethical and professional behavior at all times.

  • Participate in ongoing meetings and trainings as required by the leadership of The Next Door.

  • Be creative and assist leadership with ideas for improving the overall quality of the services and environment for the residents of The Next Door.

  • Encourage core values of The Next Door, Inc. at all times.

Interested applicants can visit this link to apply.