Mosaic provides a life of possibilities for people with intellectual disabilities through supports which are tailored to the individual's needs and desires. We support people to define their own happiness. We ask people how they like to spend their day, what they love to do in their spare time, where they want to live and goals they would like to achieve. We partner with them to make those things happen. These services are provided in collaboration with local, state, national, and international partners in 11 states and six countries. Mosaic is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. For more information visit www.mosaicinfo.org.
Certified Medication Specialist
Located In:Des moines, IA
IA01 DES MOINES
If you'd like to help people with intellectual disabilities enjoy a full life, look no further.
Mosaic is looking a Certified Medication Specialist to join our mission. These are caring individuals who support people with intellectual disabilities out in the communities where we serve.
In this position you will:
* Administer routine medications to individuals in service as directed by the prescribing physician, and in accordance with state certification, company policy and CMA standards * Train and assist people served in various aspects of activities of daily living * Ensure services meet quality standards * Responsible for the health, safety and emotional support of the people served * Document the services and supports provided
High school diploma or equivalent. One year of related experience or six months experience with additional certification completed. Valid U.S. driver's license required, where applicable. Work requires frequent physical activity including extended periods of standing, walking, and bending with occasional periods of sitting, kneeling, climbing, stooping, crouching, squatting and balancing. Work also requires constant reaching between knee and shoulder level as well as frequent reaching below knee level and overhead. Work requires occasional independent lifting up to 25 pounds, frequent push/pull up to 40 pounds of force and the ability to safely transfer 50 pounds.
Mosaic offers a competitive benefits package including a free health insurance option! Other benefits include dental, vision, 403(b) retirement plan, paid time off and a wellness program. To learn more, please visit www.mosaicinfo.org.