Program overview: Serenity House is dedicated to providing a supported living program for adults with a mental health diagnosis to support them in learning or strengthening life and social skills towards gaining more independence in their community. We are looking for a positive, professional individual who has a passion for working hands on with these vulnerable adults to support them in gaining life/social skills development through role modelling, in the moment teaching and various activities.
Position overview: Staff must have the capability and flexibility to handle and juggle a broad array of duties and demands such as:
Provide supervision, role modelling, and assist as necessary in daily housecleaning, menu planning, grocery shopping and cooking duties;
Monitor and report on the individual’s served condition, including monitoring psychiatric symptoms, medication compliance and gauging the individual’s served readiness to live as independent as possible in the community;
Assist the residents in orientation to the Group Home and settling into their new home.
Life skills teaching such as: budgeting, meal planning and prep, house chores, accessing community resources etc.
Distribute medications to the residents as required;
Participate in educational, personal and professional development programs related to the position;
Perform additional duties and responsibilities that may be assigned by the Director of Community Services and/or Manager of Adult Mental Health Programs;