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AFL- Buncombe or Madison County 

About the Organization Our company was incorporated in 1984 within the State of North Carolina, and opened its doors for business in August of 1985. The company has continually grown to a point where we currently serve more than 600 individuals, and employ more than 1000 people across the state.

Skill Creations is a human services agency that operates three service divisions. The ICF Division provides specialized long-term residential care to 191 individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities in 15 different towns in North Carolina. The Community Operations Division provides residential and non-residential services to persons with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities in their home community. The Child Development Division, with two locations in Goldsboro, provides high quality child care and preschool for children ages birth - 5 years. One center also offers after school care through age 12.  
Description

*We are looking for an AFL in Buncombe or Madison County. This is a contract position.

*Pay is a daily rate/ To be determined based on level of care.

Population served: Adults and Children with Intellectual Developmental Disabilities or impairments as determined by psychological and as approved through the MCO.

2 Settings: These services occur in natural community settings. AFL homes are private homes located in each local region. A current list of AFL settings is available from the local Regional Director.

3 Hours of Service: Services are 24 hours per day.

4 Days of Service: 7 days per week.

5 Frequency of Services: Services are typically authorized by the individual AFL and client needs.

6 Payer Sources: Medicaid and MCO State Funding Allocations

7 Fees: As approved by the MCO

 

Innovations Residential Supports (all levels) and State Funded Family Living Services (all levels). Some Host Families may be contracted. Some sites may require state licensure. All sites require MCO approval. Medication management services- includes the practices of assisting with management of medications that may include all aspects of medication administration including removing medications from their dispensed package, assisting with measuring liquids, giving injections, suppository, or PRN medications, and ensuring safe medication storage. Most Skill Creations Inc. service delivery areas provide medication management services including ICF-IDD residential settings, group home settings, AFL settings, respite settings and some day programs. The level of need will vary by individual. We also have some homes that provide medication monitoring services-which includes the practice of providing secure storage areas and controlled access for medications that are brought into a program and used by the individuals served who do not need assistance with medication administration from staff.

 

 
Position Requirements

High School diploma or GED from an accredited school is required. Prompt and regular attendance for assigned work schedule is expected. Includes working during inclement weather and some holidays. In most positions, a valid driver's license and driving record that meets the agency's insurability standards is essential. Course work will be required in CPR/First Aid and behavior management. Basic computer skills are needed for e-mail, electronic training modules and recording data. Persons must have the ability to lift 50 pounds and the work occasionally requires balancing, bending, stooping and kneeling. The position requires the employee to be on his or her feet most of the time.

 

**Full COVID-19 vaccination OR an approved medical or religious exemption is now required. Periodic COVID-19 testing may be required for unvaccinated employees.

 
Full-Time/Part-Time Independent Contractor  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
Location MRO  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

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