Human Services Prog Spprt Tech

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Permanent Staff (SHRA)

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Human Services Prog Spprt Tech - Contributing

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Human Services Prog Spprt Tech

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Full-time/Part-time Permanent/Time-Limited:

Full-Time Permanent

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Work Schedule:

M-F 10 PM – 8:00 AM and every other weekend

Department Name and Number:

TEACCH - CLLC-427480

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Position Location:

Pittsboro, NC

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Department Description:

The TEACCH Autism Program began in 1972 as a University-based system of community regional centers that offers a set of core services along with unique demonstration programs meeting the clinical, training, and research needs of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, their families, and professionals across the state of North Carolina. TEACCH® Autism Program, founded by Dr. Eric Schopler in 1972, is a model for other programs around the world. As part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the program has an active clinical, teaching, and research program. TEACCH operates seven community regional clinics across the state. Each center offers a set of core services along with unique demonstration programs meeting the needs of individuals with ASD, their families, and professionals across the state of North Carolina. Also a part of TEACCH are the Carolina Living and Learning Center, a residential/vocational training facility for autistic adults as well as a Employment Services program providing Job Coaching and related services to adults on the spectrum.

TEACCH provides clinical services such as diagnostic evaluations, parent training and parent support groups, social play and recreation groups, and individual counseling for individuals with ASD. The residential and supported employment programs provide specialized services to individuals with ASD and are models for implementing such programs. In addition, TEACCH conducts research on outcomes and efficacy of intervention methods to support evidence-based practice.

TEACCH is part of the North Carolina Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) program and faculty are actively involved in student and professional training activities within the state, nation, and across the world. We offer a large number of professional training activities ranging from online courses to single day lecture style workshops to multi-day, hands-on intensive training and professional conferences.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Position Description:

The primary purpose of this position will be to work on the overnight shift with adult individuals with autism, in a Residential setting. The job involves supervising adults with autism and providing assistance with their personal care and training on residential skills. It also involves documentation and administration of medication to clients. This position also has the responsibilities of household cleaning, doing laundry and cooking for the residents.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

The essential skills needed for this position include the ability to directly supervise adults with autism, the ability to provide assistance to them with all their daily needs including personal care, the ability to provide training in the home, the ability to protect clients’ rights, the ability to prevent and respond to problem behaviors, the ability to document clients’ activities and behaviors, and the ability to help with upkeep of the house. The selected candidate may be required to undergo fingerprinting and a national background check.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience working with individuals with autism and /or developmental disabilities in a residential setting is preferred.

Special Physical and Mental Requirements:

This position requires the ability to assist with the upkeep of the houses.

Position/Schedule Requirements:

Carolina Living and Learning Center, Evening work, Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens, Overtime occasionally, Weekend work

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Posted: 3/4/2021
Application Due: 3/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time