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Direct Care Worker

Job Title: Direct Care Worker

Company: Alleghenies Unlimited Care Providers

Expires

March 31, 2014

Job Type

Part Time

Job ID

0108201402

School Job ID

IUP

Job Description

Do you have the heart of a caregiver? Become a Direct Care Worker and impact people’s lives every day. Direct Care Workers perform a full range of personal care services, allowing people with disabilities to live independently in the comfort of their own homes. Services can include bathing, grooming, bowel programs, housekeeping, cooking, and the use of Hoyer lifts.

We are a non-profit organization nestled in the Alleghenies, servicing people across Pennsylvania. We are committed to providing only the best in-home, personal care services to individuals with disabilities. Choices People Supporting People is the parent company of Alleghenies United Cerebral Palsy and Alleghenies Unlimited Care Providers.

What are the benefits to becoming a Direct Care Worker? In addition to promoting independence and changing lives, Direct Care Workers receive a starting wage of $8.50 per hour weekdays and $11.00 per hour weekends and holidays. Positions are available in Indiana, PA, with a typical schedule of 20 hours per week. We also offer competitive benefits including vacation time, 401(k), Vision, Dental, and Life Insurance for employees working more than 20 hours per week.

 

To Qualify:

-You must be 18 years or older.

-Have a valid Driver's License and dependable transportation for multiple daily shifts and when called in on short notice.

-Be available to work every other weekend and rotating holidays.

-Pass all background checks, FBI criminal and child abuse clearances, and drug screenings.

-Be able to lift 50-75 pounds for transferring.

-Be able to complete our 5-day orientation in our Johnstown or Duncansville office.

We are actively recruiting for full-time and part-time positions. Evening, weekend and seasonal hours are available. EOE/M/F/D/V To apply, visit www.alucp.org or email a resume to careers@alucp.org.

Important Disclaimer: The Indiana University of Pennsylvania Career Development Center serves only as a clearinghouse of information regarding job and internship opportunities. The listing of a position should not be interpreted as an endorsement. Students and alumni should personally research openings and agencies prior to entering into any contractual agreements. Accordingly, Indiana University of Pennsylvania expressly disclaims any liability in connection with any potential or actual employment which results from any applicant's response to any job posted on this site.

Posted on 1/8/2014 11:40:43 AM

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