The Residential Assistant is responsible for monitoring client behavior on the Crisis Stabilization/Detox unit, assisting with rounds and reporting any abnormal findings to nurse on duty. This position is also responsible for assisting with admissions and discharges, answering telephones, completing and recording vital signs, assisting clients to groups and meals, providing client transportation as needed, completing medication pick-ups, and assisting in the kitchen as needed. Other duties include responsibility for overall cleanliness of the unit including sanitizing beds, changing linens, mopping floors, emptying trash, sanitizing bathrooms, and other duties as assigned.
We have two positions open! The available schedules are:
· Evenings, 2 PM - 1230 AM 4 days per week, including Saturday & Sunday
· Evenings, 3 PM - 11:30 PM 4 days per week, including alternating weekends
Why work at BRBH?
Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare (BRBH) is one of forty Community Services Boards established under the Code of Virginia to provide comprehensive services for individuals who have mental health disorders, developmental disability, or substance use disorders. We are charged also with continuously monitoring and evaluating our services to ensure their cost effectiveness and applicability to current citizen needs. BRBH operates multiple programs throughout the Roanoke Valley with over 400 employees working to provide or support our services. We are proud to have served our community for over 50 years. Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare maintains a drug-free workplace and equal opportunity employment. This position is located in Roanoke, VA.
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