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Live-In* Intensive Supports Shared Home Alliance Coordinator- $1000 SIGN ON BONUS

Company: Hope Community Resources, Inc.
Location: Anchorage
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

*This shared position works on a 7 days/7 days off Live-In schedule*The Shared Intensive Supports Home Alliance Coordinator (Shared ISHAC) provides services to Hope support recipients through their daily oversight of an Assisted Living Home whose support recipients have challenging behaviors and intensive support needs. To thrive in this role, the successful candidate understands the serious nature of a person's history while supporting them to live a meaningful life of dignity. This position requires that the Shared ISHAC live in their assigned Assisted Living Home. When the Shared ISHAC is off rotation, housing is not provided.Responsibilities include

  • Overall management of the assigned home in collaboration with the other Shared ISHAC who works the opposite shift.
  • Ensure the health and safety of the support recipients and takes appropriate steps, utilizing agency or treatment directed supports and trainings to deescalate individuals who may become physically or verbally aggressive.
  • Provide continual heightened vigilance in supervision and monitoring required for the safety of the support recipient and/or others while teaching activities of daily living, as well as social and communication skills to foster independence.
  • Facilitate communication amongst all members of the support recipient's team and communicates effectively with the other Shared ISHAC as well as the supervisor and direct support employees to ensure consistent services and home management while on shift.
  • Lead and supervise the team of direct support employees who work in the home, ensuring the implementation of the Plan of Care and/or support plan, Behavior Support Plans, Individualized Interaction Guidelines, Emergency Response Plans, and prescribed mental health coping strategies or treatment interventions, as applicable.Education and Experience
    • Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Human Services, Health or Social Science, Special Education or other related field; and
    • Two years of directly related experience supporting individuals that demonstrate challenging and/or aggressive behaviors and require intensive supports that may include continual heightened vigilance in supervision and monitoring, formalized behavior management strategies, and/or verbal and physical de-escalation techniques.
    • Will accept an equivalent combination of related education and/or work experience on a 1:1 basisBenefits Overview
      • Excellent Corporate Culture
      • Tuition Reimbursement
      • Employee Assistance & Life Assistance Programs
      • 403(b) with Company Match
      • Medical, Dental, & Vision
      • Paid Leave
      • Life Insurance
      • Disability InsuranceWho We AreWe are a non-profit organization providing community supports to hundreds of individuals and families who experience intellectual and developmental disabilities, traumatic brain injury and mental health challenges. We provide services through regional offices located in Anchorage, the Mat-Su Valley, Dillingham, Kodiak, Seward, Barrow, and the Kenai Peninsula. We also serve the outlying areas and numerous rural communities within each region.Who We ServeThe people who choose our supports range in age from infancy to the elderly, are of diverse ethnic background, and experience a range of disabilities. Each person is individual and unique in the supports they need and request.Why Choose Hope?Our mission of support is based on an individualized approach, believing that each person has unique needs and must be the chief architect of their own service delivery plan. By listening to the dreams of the individuals and families who choose our supports, we are able to provide unique opportunities, create new living environments, and expand programs that fully encompass the needs of families. As a result, our community supports are as diversified and as personalized as the dreams of each person.

Keywords: Hope Community Resources, Inc., Anchorage , Live-In* Intensive Supports Shared Home Alliance Coordinator- $1000 SIGN ON BONUS, Other , Anchorage, Alaska

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