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Center For Living and Learning

Caregiver

Center For Living and Learning

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Job Summary

The Center for Living and Learning (CLL) is seeking Caregivers with part-time and full-time shift openings.

CLL is a nonprofit residential treatment facility that provides 24-hour care for persons with mental illness(es) and/or physical challenges on a serene 30-acre farm on Old Hillsboro Road in Franklin, TN.

Our goal is to provide the highest quality of care and support for each resident in a vibrant community setting. Please visit us at our website www.centerforlivingandlearning.com to learn more.

Two of the Center’s long-term residents are requiring additional care.

We are licensed by the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (TDMHSAS). Each resident at the Center is a willing and active participant in their program, med compliant, stabilized and pursuing personal goals. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist resident(s) with personal care, which may include toileting, bathing, grooming, dressing, and eating
  • Follow a developed plan of care, which may include assisting with exercise, encouraging resident(s) to engage with CLL’s programming, and reminding resident(s) to utilize learned coping skills in stressful situations
  • Assist resident(s) in maintaining an organized living space according to their needs and ensure that safety measures are in place
  • Provide resident(s) with emotional support and encouragement to perform necessary tasks
  • Provide resident(s) with mobility assistance
  • Monitor and report changes in resident’s health, behavior, and needs
  • Maintain open communication with CLL staff and management regarding resident’s physical and emotional condition
  • Assist in administering medications

**This job description and duties are not limited to those listed above.**

Qualifications

Job Requirements:

  • Candidates must be 21+ years old
  • Possess a high school diploma
  • Have at least two years’ relevant experience
  • Current and valid first aid and CPR certification (or willingness to obtain).
  • Reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license
  • All candidates are subject to a background check

We will consider first candidates who meet the following requirements.

  • Experience and knowledge working with clients who have mental illness and/or disabilities
  • Willingness to learn
  • Values relationship with clients and teamwork
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to adapt and problem solve calmly and effectively

Additional Information

Benefits

Benefits to be discussed at interview.

How to Apply

Please e-mail your cover letter and resume to Derek at derek@centerforlivingandlearning.com.

Details

  • Date Posted: March 19, 2021
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Programs and Service Delivery
  • Service Area: Health (Physical, Mental)
  • Start Date: 03/31/2021
  • Salary Range: $15/hour
  • Working Hours: Day shifts (9a-5p) and Night shifts (6p-9a)