Agency: Jasper Mountain
Position Announcement: Psychiatric residential treatment program seeks dependable, energetic individuals who are committed to making a difference for children with special needs. Night shift residential team member sought for part time or relief hours position. Position works as part of a team to provide overnight child supervision for 15-20 children at a time. Children range from 4 - 13 years old. Work site includes the agency's two residential treatment settings (Jasper Mountain Center and SAFE Center, both located near the city limits of Springfield and pictured above). Also included are housekeeping duties and various tasks helping to create a safe and homelike environment, such as the following:
Monitor children as they sleep and be prepared to respond to needs.
Perform household duties such as cooking, cleaning and laundry.
Assist program by preparing materials or wrapping presents for special events, holidays, as directed.
Document the shift on forms.
Other duties as assigned.
Physical Requirements: It is important that employees in this position be in good physical condition, as they must be able to climb stairs quickly if needed, lift laundry baskets, lift a bucket of water, wash dishes, vacuum, and perform various other housekeeping duties. In addition, Night Shift staff members are trained by the agency in proper methods of physically containing a child if a safety issue occurs (Crisis Prevention Institute Training).
Hours: Full time, part time and relief positions are currently available. Shifts run 9:45 P.M. - 7:45 A.M.
Rate: Range begins at $10.90/hr with .25 per hour additional for weekend shifts. Exact rate depends on applicant's education and experience in similar positions. Benefit package applies to regularly scheduled positions, with schedules of 20 hours/week or over having access to health insurance (employer-paid in full for full time positions). Other benefits apply as well, including paid time off.
Application Process: Employment applications are available on the agency website (www.jaspermountain.org), or at either agency site: Jasper Mountain Center (37875 Jasper-Lowell Road Jasper OR 97438) or SAFE Center (89124 Marcola Road Springfield OR 97478). Resumes and cover letters can also be sent via Craigslist email relay. Applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.
Agency Information: Jasper Mountain is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information about Jasper Mountain please see our website: www.jaspermountain.org