20_60_314_12 Lic 2 Bed
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ABOUT PITTSBURGH MERCY
We’re a community-based health and human services organization using person-centered care to treat our area’s most vulnerable populations. We work with families in settings that are safe and familiar to them, and view them as equal partners when planning, developing, and monitoring care.
Our mission is to be a compassionate, transforming presence within our communities. We reach out to offer help – and hope – to people who are experiencing:
• Mental illness and substance abuse
• Physical health needs
• Intellectual disabilities
• Traumatic events or circumstances, including homelessness + abuse
ABOUT THE ROLE
Our Residential Support Specialist provide assistance and training to individuals with Intellectual Disabilities/Serious Mental Illness in our residential treatment locations. We’re looking for people who have experience developing and mentoring a team, and who believe in a strengths-based approach, and use positive practices to help guide their everyday activities.
Homer Community Living Arrangements (CLA) is a two bedroom home which houses two women. The home is located on a quiet suburban street in the Shaler area of Pittsburgh. The women living in the home enjoy participating in craft projects, going out for lunch or dinner, shopping at the local mall, and visiting with friends in Etna and Sharpsburg. The home is within a 10 min drive from downtown and the North Shore of Pittsburgh. Homer CLA is on a bus line and the house is a two minute walk from the bus. One of the ladies attends an Adult Training Facility during the day and the other is retired and is home most of the time.
In any given day, you might cook, clean, bathe, manage medications, take residents to appointments, interact with family members, and design games and crafts. We’re looking for employees who are professional, flexible, compassionate, and can remain composed in stressful situations.
This is a team-based position. Our sites are like your family home! Your dependability, integrity, empathy for others (both persons served and your fellow employees), and dedication to teamwork are essential to this position.
- Must have a valid PA driver’s license and be able to drive an organization automobile/van
- Must have Act 33/34/73 Clearances upon hire
- High School Diploma OR GED Required
Tuesday 3:00 pm -10:30 pm
Wednesday 3:00 pm -10:30 pm
Thursday 3:00 pm-10:30 pm
Friday 3:00 pm -10:30 pm
Saturday 3:00 pm -10:30 pm
Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.
Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.
Hardworking And Dedicated
Coaching And Mentoring