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Shelter Monitor

Location: Fort Worth, TX 76103
Date Posted: 9/24/2023
Category: Behavioral
Education: High School Diploma/GED

With over 30 years in business, we have built a reputation for referring highly qualified professionals for rewarding short and long-term independent contract opportunities.

Our Client is seeking motivated and reliable professionals to work as Shelter Monitors/Case Aides in the Fort Worth, TX area.

The Shelter Monitors are responsible for providing daily supervision, monitoring, reporting, and technical support services to clients in a residential shelter environment; screens clients for eligibility to receive the residential assistance.

*Intake and Discharge Responsibilities
*Provides appropriate services within agency capabilities and referrals to other resources when necessary; prepares and distributes meal tickets, laundry tokens, towels, linens, clothing, and personal hygiene items; maintains accurate records of items dispensed; collects and inventories all dirty towels and sheets from clients.
*Monitors the activities of the residents ensuring safety and compliance with house rules and regulations, this includes when in chapel, recreation, and at meals; checks the security of all windows and doors; monitors cameras and makes periodic rounds of entire facility; records any unique situations occurring on assigned shift; prepares incident reports.
*Administers breathalyzer tests and urinalysis tests to program clients; administers sexual offender checks as needed.
*Responds to emergencies in a calm manner and initiates appropriate corrective actions in accordance with established policies and procedures; provides necessary crisis intervention; ensures 24-hour monitoring of clients; informs assigned Case Management Specialist or Program Manager of special problems, needs, etc.
*Works with individuals and groups as needed to enhance social skills and the ability to enjoy and function within a group living situation.
*Inspects program area daily; provides individual instruction or correction to clients regarding proper use of the facility as needed; reports damage or other maintenance needs to Program Manager.
*Periodically monitors bed assignments; wakes up clients at designated time and instructs them to collect their sheets; ensures that all residents are out of the facility by the designated time; distributes client luggage.
*Assists in serving clients meals.

Administrative Responsibilities
*Maintains client and program records daily; submits required reports and statistics; prepares written incident reports.
*Documents and monitors clients self-administration of medication as prescribed and in accordance with Client's Shelter Care policies and procedures.
*Performs data entry and light typing as required.

* High School Diploma or its equivalent
* One year experience performing security or social service work preferred, OR Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

* Establish a relationship with one of the nation's largest referral agencies for behavioral-health.
* Compensated weekly.
* Increase or decrease your schedule at your discretion: choose opportunities that best fit your schedule.
* Ability to grow professionally.

Title: Shelter Monitor
Class: Other
Ref. No.: 1262864-14
BC: #DTG116

Company: Delta-T Group Texas, Inc.
Contract Contact: Contract Submit TX
Office Email: RecruiterTX@deltatg.com
Office Phone: 800-251-8501
Office Address: 950 E Haverford Road, Suite 200, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

About Us: Each Delta-T Group office is separately incorporated. Delta-T Group is a referral service for self-employed independent contractors seeking behavioral healthcare education and social service supplemental marketplace opportunities. Delta-T cannot guarantee any number or duration of referrals or opportunities as a result of your registration. When and if opportunities become available, you may accept or decline such referrals at your sole discretion.