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Location:
Minnetonka, Minnesota
Country:
United States

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Job Category:
Health Care - Medical
Position type:
Part Time
City:
Twin Cities
State:
Minnesota
Reference number:
10418
Job Id #:
11165121
Date Posted:
May 14, 2018

Personal Care Assistant

Job Description:

 St. David’s Center is hiring caring individuals to work as Personal Care Assistants (PCAs). PCAs provide in-home assistance and care to individuals with developmental and physical disabilities, chronic health problems, and/or mental health diagnoses.
 
Types of home- and community-based assistance provided by a PCA will vary based on client need, but could include:
  • Personal cares, including helping clients brush their teeth, toileting and/or bathing
  • Helping with independent living skills, such as teaching clients how to cook meals
  • Behavior direction and intervention such as affirming good behavior

This position offers experience working in the human services field with a variety of special needs diagnoses, the opportunity to build lasting, rewarding relationships and the chance to cultivate a higher level of independence for individuals with disabilities.
 
Schedule: This position offers flexible scheduling! Part-time afternoon, evening and weekend hours are available!
 
Pay: $12.00 per hour.

Qualifications
Required:
  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and an acceptable driving record
  • Applicants must have the ability to use clear and understandable written and verbal English
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both through written and verbal communication
  • Desire to work with children & young adults and a willingness to learn are essential
Preferred:
  • Training/education in social sciences, health care, human services, and/or education
  • Experience with procedures for caring for clients with behavior/medical need 


St. David's Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability.

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