Copper Hills Youth Center is a 24/7 secure residential treatment center for male and female adolescents aged 12 through 17. We counsel, teach and mentor students who have psychiatric disorders. Our goal is to provide treatment that results in positive changes, allowing these youth to return to their families and communities.
Copper Hills Youth Center is currently seeking a full time Program Shift Manager to provide shift supervision of direct care staff and performs non-professional services. It is a working position and will be required to perform staff level work as required. The shift is Saturday and Sunday.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
*Performs primary oversight of direct care staff. Documents daily rounds and findings, ensures unit cleanliness and adherence to program requirements. Tracks daily incidents and ensures all documentation is completed accurately and timely.
*Assigns team member to provide optimal supervision to residents on one-to-one and other precautions. Ensures proper ratio is adhered to, assists with finding coverage for open shifts and will be required to personally fill open spots as needed.
*Continually know location of residents and staff on each unit, assess units for potential risk and handle emergency situations in conjunction with other Managers.
*Maintain a positive attitude and act as a role model for both staff and residents to facilitate problem solving and use of coping skills.
*Utilizes effective verbal and written communication skills to address issues and needs in a concise, accurate and considerate manner.
*Assists with performance evaluations of assigned staff.