MH-Active Treatment Tech, Trainee
This is paraprofessional work in the care, supervision, and training of consumers at a state mental health/mental retardation facility. Employees assist consumers in all areas of physical care and assume total responsibility for the hygiene of consumers who are unable to independently perform such tasks. Other duties include assisting with carrying out prescribed programming for consumers, participating in social and recreational activities for the consumers, writing nontechnical reports on consumer behavior and activity, general housekeeping assignments and teaching vocational training skills in specific trades, including demonstrating proper techniques in the use of materials, tools, and equipment of the trade, including safety practices and devices. Incumbents generally work under the supervision of an administrative superior.