Heart of Texas Region MHMR Center Therapist Technician 1399 in Waco, Texas

Therapist Technicians work as a team to provide training and support to individuals who require assistance to live in the group home. Duties include:

  • Transporting consumers to and assisting them with activities
  • Training and assisting consumers in completing household chores (cooking, cleaning, laundry, hygiene)
  • Supervising administration of medications
  • Providing input regarding client needs and progress in interdisciplinary meetings
  • Monitoring consumers for safety and reporting any concerns to supervisor or RN

Knowledge, Skills, and Essential Functions

  • Excellent written communication and computer keyboarding for documenting training
  • Excellent verbal communication with consumers, staff, and community providers
  • Stooping, bending, sitting, standing for prolonged periods and lifting 50 pounds
  • Ability to be CPR and SAMA certified
  • Valid driver's license, liability insurance, and reliable transportation required.
  • 100% local travel required.

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 6 months work experience with individuals with developmental disabilities strongly Preferred
  • Valid Driver's License and proof of Liability Insurance Required

Hours: 8AM-8PM Sat/San, 2PM-10PM Mon/Wed

Salary: $17,402.00 annual salary/$8.3663 hourly

Location: Northwest Waco Living Residence

Department: Group Home