Mission: The Next Door provides a continuum of evidence-based substance abuse and mental health services for women in an environment of faith and healing to restore hope and a lifetime of recovery.
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. In cooperation with the other Residential relief specialist, the hours are Monday thru Friday, 3:30pm – 7:30pm.
Primary Responsibilities and Duties include the following:
Be available to residents for immediate concerns or needs.
Daily facility checks.
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 the Director of Compliance.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum of 1-year experience working with women in crisis situations preferred
Willingness to obtain First Aid/CPR certification
Willingness to complete background check
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 find more information HERE.