Harmony Village is a 24 hour facility located in the southside of Chicago, 77th and Stewart. Responsibility is to work with families to insure that they learn and practice adequate daily living skills. Assure that the facility is safe and conducive to healthy living. Must be able to demonstrate sensitivity to the service population's cultural and socioeconomic characteristics.
1 Meet with family members daily to assure their safety and well being.
2 Oversee the daily independent living routines of each family and provide training as needed, to include: cooking, housekeeping, parenting and communication skills.
3 Teach life skills classes, to include: budgeting (money management), housekeeping,communication, conflict resolution, good health, legal issues, transportation, community resources, pregnancy, aids prevention, housing options and employment and vocational services.
4 Ensure that the facility is safe and sanitized. Oversee the participation of residents in performing chores in common areas.
5 Participate with other staff members in regular family staffings held to determine service needs, progress toward meeting goals and appropriate staff intervention.
6 Implement a range of activity groups for adults and children, to include: socialization, cultural, religious and recreational activity.
7 Complete all required documentation.
8 Provide crisis intervention and link family members to necessary internal and external resources.
9 Actively participate in the agency's CQI Plan.
10 Via telephone and/or in person, collect data from referral source and/or family regarding housing needs and history, current living arrangement, financial status/income information, employment history/status, educational history, substance abuse history/current status; treatment
11 Meet with families and other designated staff members to complete screening and collect intake data to include: copies of birth certificates, marriage licenses, school records, medial records.
Request other relevant records as needed.