Security Therapy Aide Trainee

Illinois Department of Human Services   Elgin, IL   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on January 18, 2023
Date:  Sep 28, 2021

Elgin, IL, US, 60123-7612

Job Requisition ID:  867

Agency:  Department of Human Services 

Posting ID# 10-81-867

Salary:  $3,188 - $4,561/Monthly 
Job Type:  Salaried Full Time 
County:  Kane 

Job Responsibilities

Under immediate supervision for a period not to exceed 12 months, receives training and on-the-job experience in providing therapeutic custodial care to adults in a secure residential care forensic unit. Receives on-the-job training in implementing interpersonal relationships. Assists higher level staff in overall patient care. Receives training regarding methods used to escort patients. Escorts patients to court appearances, medical appointments and other needs outside of the facility. Receives training on methods used to observe and intervene in patient behavior.  Assists in making periodic counts of patients. 

Minimum Qualifications

Requires knowledge. skill and mental development equivalent to completion of high school. Require the ability to participate in and successfully complete the Security Therapy Aide training program.

Physical Requirements

Requires ability to protect self and others. 

Work Hours: Shifts To Be Determined After Hire:  MUST BE AVAILABLE TO WORK ANY SHIFT

11:00 pm - 7:00 am

7:00 am - 3:00 pm

3:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Work Location: Elgin Mental Health Center  

750 South State, Elgin, IL 60123