Current Employment Positions


Residential Coordinator - BOP - Springfield - 1st Shift

  • Job Tracking ID: 512588-847585
  • Job Location: Springfield , IL
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: March 01, 2023
  • Years of Experience: Less Than 1 Year
  • Starting Date: ASAP



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Job Description:

Family Guidance Centers, Inc. (FGC), a not-for-profit behavioral healthcare organization, treats and prevents substance abuse, as well as an array of other related problems. Since 1969, FGC's comprehensive programming has educated and guided individuals toward their full potential as productive members within their own families and our society.

 

Essential Duties:

  • Provides motivational support to assist counselors in meeting therapeutic goals.
  • Supports treatment plans by reporting client observations (at a minimum twice per shift and subject to change depending on need) - on appropriate form (SAMMS/Incident Report/BOP documentation, etc.) - and supporting decisions concerning therapy, discipline, and privileges.
  • Assists case manager/counselor with client activities by implementing scheduled and/or requested activities.
  • Performs Inventory checks, checks incoming clothing and supplies of clients for quantity and specifically check for contraband items, in accordance with proper safety procedures - including but not limited to -emptying items into proper bin and never reaching into a client’s bag of articles. Inventory outgoing clothing and supplies of clients with same procedures as above.
  • Obtains pertinent information from staff of previous shift to utilize during current shift and relay to next shift if appropriate.
  • Works cooperatively with members of the nursing and medical staff to monitor clients’ vital signs, observe urine drops, monitor clients, and chart all pertinent data.
  • Monitors client vital signs per physician’s orders.
  • Monitor self-administration of medications by clients and document in SAMMS, MAR/PRN log according to regulations.
  • Recognizes deviations from normal and is able to correct the deviation.
  • Performs room and facility checks, at varying intervals, to ensure client’s comfort, safety, and well-being.
  • Supervise and manage the behavior of clients and provide appropriate behavioral interventions and consequences.
  • Performs all drug screen services to clients, including but not limited to urine analysis and oral swabs.
  • Oversee the neatness of the unit and proper use of equipment and supplies and inform the proper person when supplies or repairs are needed.

 

 

Schedule: Monday - Friday (1st Shift) with flexibility to accommodate agency needs

Start Date: ASAP

Work Location: 120 N. 11th St., Springfield, IL 

 

 

  Family Guidance Centers, Inc. is a Drug Free Environment (including THC and/or CBD) and an Equal Opportunity Employer

Experience and Skills:

Education and/or Experience: High School Diploma / GED requiredAssociate degree (or higher) in Addiction Counseling, Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or related field is  preferred

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: CPR and First Aid Certification

Job Benefits:

Our organization values each employee and works to provide a comprehensive benefit package (health, dental, vision, and life insurance), 401k pension plans, vacation time, sick time, and personal days. We also offer paid holidays, free parking at designated locations, opportunities for advancement, and more.