Program Manager - Spooner

Aurora Services Spooner, WI
If you are passionate and committed to helping individuals live fuller, happier, and more satisfying lives, then Aurora Community Services has a rewarding career opportunity for you!

For over 30 years, Aurora has been a leader in providing customized services that support individuals with disabilities, chronic mental illness, and traumatic brain injuries in residential settings. We value employees that are passionate about making people smile every day by empowering them to live as independently as possible.

Duties/Responsibilities:

* Conduct thorough onsite training with new team members that demonstrates accurate procedures

* Guide staff to empower consumers and promote independence

* Provide productive feedback that aids in staff education and strengthens morale

* Effectively communicate through emails, documentation, reporting, and guardian/case management correspondence

* Attend requested staffing/meetings and make recommendations for enhancements of the consumer's lifestyle

* Help consumers plan and prepare their choice of fun events and outings

* Accompany consumers to scheduled medical appointments and communicate order changes in medication, treatment orders, and therapies

* Meal planning, grocery shopping, and preparation

* Assisting with self care- dressing, bathing or showering, brushing teeth, toileting, shaving

* Medication Administration

Essential Functions/Requirements

* 18 years of age

* Acceptable Background Character Verification

* Valid drivers license and acceptable driving record for community coaching and support

* Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Must be able to twist, turn, squat, bend, reach, pull, push from high/low position, raise arms above shoulder, walk, sit (chair and floor), climb stairs, and use hands and fingers

* Communicate basic English

* Basic reading, writing, and internet navigation skills

If you are looking to a make a difference, join the Aurora team!

Aurora Community Services is a proud to be an Employee Owned Company!

An EOE/AA Employer

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