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Location:
Richmond, Virginia, 23225, United States
Salary:
31,000+
Posted:
May 31, 2010

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Vonique Booze **** Carnation St. Apt. D, Richmond, VA 23225

mofpy0@r.postjobfree.com

Cell: (804)***-****

Experience Open Arms Residential Services, Richmond, VA February 2007 - Present

IL Counselor

* Conduct Counseling and Life Matters Sessions with the residents

* Document Residents behavior and daily activities

* Engage in Resident's educational, leisure and recreational activities

* Administer Medication

* Transport Residents to their destinations such as:Doctors appoinments, home visits, shopping, church, etc.

* Teaching daily living and social skills

* Daily documentation of resident/program progress

* Case management

Implementing daily program structure/service plans

* Provide Crisis intervention when necessary

* Communicating with family,school personnel and other pertinent adults involved in Resident's care

* Assisting with orientation and training of new employees to the facility

* Attending monthly staff development sessions

* Conduct weekly house meetings

* Monitor Resident's phone calls, visitors etc.

Bon Air Juvenile Correctional Center, Richmond, VA August 2006 - Present

Juvenile Correctional Officer

* Monitoring juveniles and ensuring disciplinary procedures

* Control access of individuals and materials to designated areas

* Arrange transportation for medical treatment and furloughs

* Participate in treatment team meetings

* Document the behavior of juveniles

* Monitor Juvneiles phone calls and visits

* Intervene in crisis situations

* Conducts safety/security checks

* Report problems to ensure that security,public safety and health are maintained

* Handle with Care training

* CPR and First Aid certified

* Communicate using hand held radios

* Maintain knowledge of policy and procedures

* Conduct searches of all visitors and staff ensuring that no contraband enters the facility

* Central Control experience

· Answering multi-line phone system

· Document all activities

· Log in visitors or volunteers as well as staff

· Responsible for making sure all visits/vistors are authorized

· Keep count of Facility Keys

· Use Radio communication

· Communicate properly and efficiently so that staff can respond to emergency situations

· Monitor Movement and activities of the Juveniles

· Uses the camera system to maintain sight of the facility and Juveniles

· Maintains count of Residents through Informal counts

· Knowledge in dealing with emergency situations according to policy and procedures

· Contacts outside help in emergency situations such as the ambulance and police

· Conduct Inside and Outside perimeter checks of the facility

* Sergeant Assistant Training

· Conduct security checks

· Supervise Residents and staff

· Complete daily paperwork

· Carry out duties assigned by the Shift Commander

· Provided staff with assistance and support

· Monitor and assist with the movement of the juveniles

· Respond to emergency situations

* Field Training Officer

· Provide Training for new hires

· Consults with the Shift Commander regarding post assignment to conduct training for the officer in training

· Set a positive training atmosphere

· Sets examples through behavior, knowledge and appearance

· Provide trainee oppurtunities to show that they are capable of doing the job

· Provide feedback to the trainee

· Evaluate new officers performance

· Forward all paperwork in a timely manner

· Knowledgeable in current Insitutional Operating Procedures

· Ensure new hire understands policy and procedures

· Responsible for signing off if new hire is ready to assume duties or need additional training

Community-based Services, Sandston, VA March 2006 - February 2007

Direct Support Professional

* Assist clients with mental retardation with daily activities

* Assist clients with meeting their goal requirements

* Assist individuals with daily routines

* Administer medication

* Ensure and maintain the safety of the individuals in their home and outside settings

* Mandt training

* CPR and First Aid cetified

* Document behaviors and daily activities

Devereux-New Jersey Center for Autism, Bridgeton, NJ August 2005 - February 2006

Residential Counselor

*Assist male residents with Autism from ages 15-21 with daily activities and routines

* Residential Counselor assists in the planning,implementation of recreation,social and other developmental programs for clients

* Supervises and counsels clients during free time and planned activities,assumes leadership responsibilities as assigned

* Asseses and documents information pertaining to progress of clients in accordance with center guidelines

* Supervises and interacts with clients and co-workers in a manner consistent with center guidlelines

* Facilitates proper medical care and participates in the medical administration for clients

* Promotes proper care of clients

* Participates in the individual habilitaiton plan process

* Adheres to policies and procedures of Devereux and the center

* CPR and First Aid certified

Tri-County Head Start, Bridgeton, NJ July 2004 - November 2005

Family Worker

* Assist families in the community with any services such as:housing,heating, job placement, etc.

* Enroll age eligible children into community program

* Update immunization shot records

* Maintain physical records and doctor appointments

* Register children for kindergarten

* Operate phone and provide general information

* Type letters,reports,and student reports

* Submit weekly and monthly reports

* Organized and maintained files and documentation

* Greet and assist office visitors

* Conduct monthly meetings with staff and parents

* Ensure classrooms are appropriate according to standards

* Carry out duties assigned by Site Coordinator

* Assist teachers with support in the classrooms

* Conduct home visits

*Recruit new intakes

* Attend monthly meetings

Wal-Mart, Millville, NJ June 2003 - July 2004

Sales Associate/Department Assistant

* Reviewed and verified quantities received against bills of lading,contracts,purchase requests, and shipping documents

* Unloaded,unpacked,visually inspected,counted,segregated and stored incoming department merchandise

*Located and cataloged store merchandise

* Greet and attend to store customers

*Make sure shelves are stocked and make merchandise available to customers

*Responsible for unloading inventory

References Morgan Turner - Program Director

Phone Number:(804)***-****

Reference Type: Professional

Chris Roach- Military

Phone Number: (804)***-****

Reference Type: Personal

Additional Information * Type 45wpm

* Microsoft Word

* Microsoft Excel

* Microsoft Works

* Microsoft Outlook

* Spreadsheets

* Received Employee of the Month in February 2008

* Received a Certificate for Perfect Attendance from Shift Commander

* Received Officer of the Year in December 2008

Education Virginia State University

Petersburg,Virginia

Some College Coursework Completed

27 Semester Hours

Major: Psychology

Education Virginia State University, Petersburg, VA

Other - Psychology

South University-Richmond, Glen Allen, VA

Bachelor of Arts - Psychology

Currently enrolled working on Bachelor of Arts Degree



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