Client Monitor – KAR House Residential Program – Ketchikan, AK – Full-Time, Part-Time & On-Call – Non-Exempt

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Position Summary: The Client Monitor provides supervision and a rational authority for the facility and clients during evenings, weekends and holidays.  Position ensures the safety and security of the facility and its clients by conducting regular checks of the grounds.

Principle Duties And Responsibilities Include But Are Not Limited To:

  • Perform facility bed checks and record the results on a nightly run sheet, confirming the client’s presence.
  • File paperwork assigned by the Counselors and Program Manager in the client chart each shift.
  • Perform scheduled med calls and review the accuracy of those events.
  • Inventory contents of the Medications Cabinet and compile a list of those items that need to be ordered as directed to do so by the Program Manager or Designee, and keep medication area organized.   
  • Walk the facility regularly to ensure client safety and logging significant events in staff communication log.
  • Make photocopies of various items as requested by administrative or other staff for program operations.
  • Check Akeela email and read the facility communication log at the beginning of each shift.
  • Collect Urinalysis samples as directed by clinical staff and record results appropriately.
  • Conduct fire and earthquake drills as directed by program manager or designee, document the results and submit to the floor counselor.
  • Notify verbally any significant events to the relief staff at the end of every shift, pointing out problems noted, unhealthy client interaction, or safety problems.
  • Make reports of significant events to appropriate off duty staff when necessary such as an abortee, medical emergency, or any other event as directed by the Critical Incident Report guidelines.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Essential Skills-Any Equivalent Combination of Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education & Experience:

  • High School Diploma or graduate equivalent diploma (G.E.D.).
  • Computer skills for data entry and email.
  • Understanding Confidentiality and Ethics regarding drug and alcohol treatment.
  • Ability to maintain professional boundaries with clients. 
  • Ability to work independently.