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We are dedicated
to the enhancement
and enrichment
of the lives of the
individuals served.

Employment Opportunities
DSS - Schuylkill County
Pine Grove, Pottsville, Schuylkill Haven
Sample Duties
Responsibilities may be for a single site or more than one site as decided upon bymanagement. Ensures that the site is safe, clean, and secure. Ensures that staff work as a team to promote a healthy living environment for the consumers. Supervises Residential Program Workers assigned to the site; trains workers to ensure that they function appropriately; provides feedback to staff on performance and recommends corrective action if necessary; ensures that work-related information is disseminated accurately and timely. Schedules staff to ensure adequate coverage; utilizes replacement staff in the cases of vacancies and inability for scheduled workers to report for duty; verifies the accuracy of hours worked by direct care staff and makes appropriate corrections/notations prior to submission for payroll processing. Participates in the pre-assessment and assessment processes for consumers; participates in the planning, development, and implementation of Individual Program Plans for the consumers. Reports concerns and makes recommendations of consumer issues. Provides social, emotional, and environmental supports to ensure the happiness, health, and safety of the consumers; provides support in activities of daily living; assures that each consumer participates in social/leisure/recreational activities. Schedules appointments for services such as doctor, dental, vision, and therapeutic visits; accompanies consumers on such visits and provides follow up information in an accurate, timely manner. Ensures that accurate medication administration procedures are followed through close monitoring; takes corrective action if necessary.
One year of experience as a Residential Program Worker or two years of direct service experience in a human services agency, one of which must have involved working with the mentally challenged or any equivalent combination of experience and training.
Special Requirement
Work Schedule
Monday through Friday; hours are dependent upon needs of consumers; required on-call rotation.
Additional information available upon contact.

Recruitment of qualified job candidates is an ongoing process.