Certified Nurse Aides are encouraged to consider an outstanding career opportunity as a "Habilitation Specialist" with Liberty Healthcare!
Liberty of Oklahoma Corporation is now accepting applications for multiple full-time "Habilitation Specialist" positions at the Robert M. Greer Center.
The Robert M. Greer Center is a 52-bed, specialized facility which serves people who have mental illness and intellectual and developmental disabilities. The "Greer Center" operates under the Oklahoma Department of Human Services and is managed by Liberty of Oklahoma Corporation.
The responsibilities of the Habilitation Specialist positions involve providing a wide array of supportive services to Greer Center clients. This includes working directly with clients individually and in groups, providing basic nursing care to clients, assisting clients with their daily living activities and therapeutic programs. Habilitation Specialists are essential members of the Greer Center's interdisciplinary team and are responsible for the following:
Assisting clients with their personal hygiene, grooming, dressing and mealtime activities
Helping clients understand and demonstrate positive pro-social behaviors
Facilitating recreational activities with clients
Ensuring a safe and clean environment
Following established client medical treatments, monitoring clients and documenting adverse reactions in client's record
Providing input in discussions related to adjustments of medical and behavior treatment
Assisting with client's vocational services and functioning as a job coach
Positions are available on the following shifts:
Habilitation Specialists are paid $15.08 per hour (approximately $31,366 annually). A shift differential and additional 37 cents per hour is paid for hours worked between 6:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.
Individuals who have a long-term care certificate are eligible for a $1000 sign-on bonus which will be paid in $250 increments after each quarter worked, during the first year of employment.
All full-time employees are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package. Liberty's employees accrue 240 hours (30 days) of paid time off annually for holidays, vacation, personal and sick leave. Liberty's benefits plan includes a 401k - as well as health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance.
Click here for a detailed overview of Liberty's benefits package
Well-qualified candidates for this position will possess the following qualifications:
Nurse aide certification
Ability to commit to one of the three schedule options noted above
Caring and compassionate attitude towards serving people who have disabilities
Willingness and ability to commit to work a variable schedule which will include both weekdays as well as Saturdays and Sundays on a rotational basis
Willingness to submit to a comprehensive background check process
Individuals who hold any of the following certifications will be considered are encouraged to apply:
Liberty of Oklahoma Corporation is an affiliated entity of Liberty Healthcare Corporation. Liberty Healthcare provides a wide array of health and human services to people throughout the United States. We serve people in their homes and communities as well as in hospitals and specialized treatment settings. We help people who have physical and mental illnesses get better. We serve people who have disabilities ensuring they receive vital services, are safe, well-cared for and live as independently as possible.
Liberty Healthcare Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Veterans and people who have disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.
If you're looking for a career opportunity which will allow you to make a real difference in the lives of people who have disabilities - Liberty Healthcare is looking for you!
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