HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION Direct Support Profess II AT in BRENHAM, Texas
Job/Position DescriptionThe Active Treatment Coordinator works under the direct supervision of the Active Treatment Coordinator Supervisor. Works under moderate supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. The Active Treatment Coordinator performs moderately complex human services support work to include but not limited to: Organizing and coordinating leisure activities for individuals served which is age appropriate, based on their individualized interests, and is meaningful in reaching their goals. Monitoring that individuals served are provided with a variety of quality leisure opportunities on campus, as well as in the local community settings. Providing information to individuals served and responsible staff, regarding activities being offered on and off campus. Following-up with individuals served and staff to verify quality of activities and services, and assist with adjusting activities and services to better meet the individuals needs and preferences. Preparing and providing feedback reports to the Active Treatment Coordinator Supervisor regarding the on-going monitoring of activities and services offered. Working closely with the Active Treatment Coordinator Supervisor and Recreation Program Manager. Maintaining inventory and ordering recreational supplies on each home in their respective unit assigned. Developing initiative and imaginative ideas to insure individuals are engaged in meaningful and functional activities. Monitoring scheduled activities to ensure quality delivery of active treatment services Essential Job FunctionsAttends work on a regular basis and may be required to work a specific shift schedule or, at times, even a rotating schedule, extended shift and/or overtime in accordance with agency leave policy and performs other duties as assigned. Establish and maintain positive, supportive relationships with individuals served, family members and friends, and employees. Coordinates activities for individuals living at the State Supported Living Center that is appropriate to their level of functioning. Providing oversight as activities are conducted and following-up to ensure quality active treatment and services are provided that meet with individualsand#146; satisfaction. Prepares written documentation and reports, regarding monitoring of activities provided and outcomes of observations, quarterly or as requested. Maintains professional and effective communications with Active Treatment Coordinator Supervisor, Recreational Program Manager and Home Managers. Ensures the availability of supplies and resources necessary for functional and appropriate activities. Maintains eligibility to operate state vehicles, so as to assist in the transporting of individuals going on scheduled activities. Accurately completes preventative maintenance checks and routine vehicle paperwork as per facility policy. Inspect work spaces and equipment for hazardous conditions, taking necessary action to correct any unsafe conditions. Reports unsafe conditions as needed to immediate supervisor. Other duties as assigned include but are not limited to actively participating and/or serving in a supporting role to meet the agencyand#146;s obligations for disaster response and/or recovery or Continuity of Operations (COOP) activation. Such participation may require an alternate shift pattern assignment and/or location. Registrations, Licensure Requirements or CertificationsMust possess valid Texas driverand#146;s license or obtain it no later t https://jobshrportal.hhsc.state.tx.us/ENG/CareerPortal/job\_profile.cfm?szOrderID=477374 Copy the URL in the preceding sentence to an Internet Explorer browser to apply to the job directly through the Texas Health and Human Services Career Portal.