Security Therapy Aide Trainee
Rushville, IL, US, 62681-4042
Agency: Department of Human Services
Posting ID #10-88-869
Salary: $3,317 - $4,561/Monthly
Job Type: Salaried Full Time
Number of Vacancies: Varies
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Under immediate supervision for a period of six (6) to twelve ( 12) months, participates in six (6) weeks of formal classroom training, receives and completes 800 hours of on-the-job experience to develop the skills and ability necessary to perform general and routine tasks pertaining to protection. security, therapy and sanitation under conditions on an assigned shift/post for a 24/7 maximum security facility. Obtains specialized training and experience in therapeutic custodial care of residents with mental illness. Records and documents unusual incidents. Responds to emergency situations.
Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to completion of high school.
Knowledge, Skills and Ability
Requires ability to protect self and others. Requires ability to think clearly and exercise initiative in emergency situations. Requires ability to participate in and successfully complete the Security Therapy Aid Training Program.
Requires possession of a Class D driver's license to transport residents to off site activities. May require the use of Self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA), fire extinguishers and other emergency equipment.
Monday - Friday 6:45 am - 3:15 pm for first six weeks
Schedule TBD following classroom training
Work Location: Treatment and Detention Facility
17019 County Farm Road, Rushville, IL 62681