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Neighborhood Association for Intercultural Affairs Inc. Residential Aide in Bronx, New York

Summary:
The Residential Aide will be responsible for the safety and security of the staff, clients at the worksite. The Residential Aide will help to ensure the front desk is secured, house rules, and operational procedures are followed at all times.

Responsibilities:
The Residential Aide is responsible for, but not limited to:
- Monitor the residents, units, and grounds at all times to ensure the security and safety of each resident
- Enforce shelter policies and follows staff policies and procedures
- Perform general administrative functions such as noting within the communication log, documenting resident whereabouts, behaviors and engagement
- Assist residents with questions and helps to resolve any issue as they may arise
- Examine all items entering the facility to ensure resident safety
- Monitor the video monitors of all hallways, staircases, lounge, and other common areas
- Adhere to safety, health, and fire hazard guidelines; policies and procedures; and mission and values of the organization
- Report any immediate safety hazards to appropriate supervisory personnel or maintenance personnel
- May be required to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed

Qualifications:
Professional & Personal Qualifications:
- High School Diploma / GED
- Ability to establish and maintain professional boundaries in working with residents
- General knowledge of working in a residential facility preferred
- Knowledge of HIPPA guidelines and standards
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
- Commitment to excellence and high standards
- Good judgment with the ability to make timely and sound decisions
- Ability to assess emergencies and respond effectively

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