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Job Title: Personal Care Attendant

Hiring Period: Academic Year, Summer | Hourly Pay Rate: $14.56 | Hours per week: 9-20
On/Off Campus: Off Campus | Work-Study/Non Work-Study: Non Work-Study

Job Description: We are seeking a part-time PCA to join our friendly, energetic team that is committed to assisting a client with a brain injury.

Pleasant and supportive work environment in a private home.

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) personal care, meal prep, light housekeeping, and participation in therapy and social/recreational outings like horseback riding, gym, swimming, kayaking, sledding, cycling, etc.

We are in need of coverage on Sunday 9-2.

We are looking for at least a year commitment as we provide a lot of training for our PCAs.

We are open to hiring more than one person in order to cover all shifts.
Having a flexible schedule is preferred for filling in when needed.

Specific requirements:
Prior relevant experience required (PCA, CNA, or an individual pursuing work in a medical or rehabilitation field). This is a great opportunity for students to obtain hands on experience. We will provide training.

Professional qualities -- punctual, dependable, & responsible

Personal qualities -- trustworthy, patient, & compassionate

Physically fit -- transfers are generally easy, but strength is a plus

Valid driver’s license and safe driving history

Reliable transportation , must live within 10 miles of the Amherst area

Team player – part of a caregiving team; working well with others required

Must be a non-smoker and able to pass drug and CORI tests.

This is a rewarding opportunity for someone to be part of a wonderful, supportive team, and to help our client live life to the fullest. We look forward to hearing from you!

How to Apply: Email, Send Resume

Name/Company: Amber Holst

Job Number: 23231