Household Coach (CRU Merced)
JOB SUMMARY: This position has
primary responsibility for coaching clients with their Activities of Daily
Living (ADLs); preparing meals, snacks, shopping for food, and other various
life skills. Assist with and supervise
meal preparation in accordance with current applicable federal, state, and
local standards, guidelines and regulations.
Ensure that all safety regulations are followed and the facilities are
maintained in a safe and clean manner.
Assist with client laundry, household cleaning and other tasks as
needed. This position performs a variety of tasks to ensure that the facility
is in a clean, orderly, sanitary and attractive condition.
Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
One (1) year dietary experience in a hospital, skilled
nursing care facility, or other related medical facility preferred. Knowledge of and experience preparing
therapeutic diets, preferred.
Or, Six (6) months housekeeping experience in a hospital,
hotel, motel or similar work environment.
License or Certification
Must be able to cook a variety of foods in large
Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the
Must be able to deal tactfully with personnel, clients,
family members, visitors and the general public.
Must be knowledgeable of dietary procedures
Must maintain the care and use of supplies, equipment,
the appearance of work areas, and perform regular inspections of food service
areas for sanitation, order, safety and proper performance of assigned duties.
Ability to physically assist in lifting and carrying food
service supplies and equipment without restriction.
Ability to visually
and audibly assess client's behavior and needs.
POTENTIAL JOB HAZARDS
Blood and Body Fluid Contact (Category I)
SAFETY PRECAUTIONS REQUIRED
Demonstrated use of CSI.
Demonstrated use of Standard Precautions.
Quality Patient Care
Demonstrated ability to engage clients and
Demonstrated understanding of psychiatric
illness and its treatment as appropriate for Scope of practice.
understanding of age related development and other issues for the population(s)
served (i.e. early childhood (0-5), child/adolescent (6-15), transition age
youth (16-24), adult (25-64), and older adult (65+).
Demonstrated understanding of company’s Compliance
Program and Code of Ethics.
Demonstrated understanding of laws and
regulation affecting behavioral health clinical care.
Ability to perform clear and concise
documentation including through the use of the EMR where applicable.
Community or Facility Safety and
Ability to drive to and from client’s homes in
personal vehicle, if applicable.
Demonstrated understanding of how to behave in
a safe manner while seeing clients in the community or facility as
Demonstrated ability to recognize dangerous
behavior by client and intervene as appropriate.
Ability to follow
menus and cook a variety of foods in large quantities.
Review menus prior
to preparation of food.
establishing food service and make sure meals are prepared on time.
Prepare and serve
meals that are palatable and appetizing in appearance.
Prepare food for
therapeutic diets in accordance with planned menus.
Prepare and serve
Prepare and serve
substitute food to clients who refuse foods served.
Ensure that safety
regulations and precautions are followed at all times by all personnel and
maintaining food storage areas in a clean and properly arranged manner at all
Ensure that the area
is maintained in a clean and safe manner by assuring that necessary equipment
and supplies are maintained.
vacuums, and cleans floor surfaces.
Cleans and dusts
furniture, closets, telephones and vents.
Scours polishes and sanitizes sinks, counters, stainless surfaces and
receptacles; cleans solid waste containers.
Washes windows and
walls; may remove draperies, rugs, and other bulky items.
Moves and arranges
furniture as needed for cleaning or presentation purposes.
furniture and equipment for needed repairs to the Director.
description is not intended to be all-inclusive and employee will also perform
other reasonablyrelated duties as assigned by your Supervisor or his/her
designee as needed.
- Pay Type Hourly
- Merced, CA, USA
- Modesto, CA, USA