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Direct Care Assistant – Caregiver (Group Home)

Job Description

Graceworks Enhanced Living, affiliated with Graceworks Lutheran Services, provides safe, caring environments for individuals with intellectual disabilities. We are looking for kind and dedicated individuals to serve as Direct Care Assistants in our group homes. Both full- and part-time positions are available and prior experience is not necessary – we offer comprehensive training to ensure you are prepared for your new role. If you have a positive and service-oriented attitude and are looking for a fulfilling career improving the lives of others, we want to talk with you!

                                                                                                      

Job Summary

 As a Direct Caregiver you will provide a wide range of care giving services, which include bathing and changing residents, feeding them and cleaning up after them and assisting them with the activities of daily living. In addition, you will assist the rest of the care staff in maintaining the home itself and ensuring that it remains clean and stocked.


Job Requirements

As a Direct Care Assistant, you must be a patient, understanding and kind person with a quiet and gentle personality. Flexibility is a vital part of your role and it is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication, have a high school diploma (or GED), valid driver’s license with a clean driving record and pass a pre-employment background check, drug screen and TB test.

 

Benefits

As a Direct Caregiver with Graceworks Enhanced Living, you will be part of a tight-knit and supportive work environment that places the highest priority on our employees and the individuals we serve. You will receive comprehensive training in the philosophy of Gentle Teaching to ensure that you are prepared to meet resident needs. We also provide opportunities for advancement. Your hard work and professional dedication will be rewarded with a competitive compensation program that includes benefits for those working more than 20 hours per week.

  

 

Begin a rewarding career helping to make a positive difference in people’s lives!

Apply now!    

Job Snapshot

Post Date 9/17/2014
Location Cincinnati, OH
Other Pay Health, dental, vision, life, disability, 403(b), PTO, tuition
Employment Type Full-Time/Part-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education High School
Experience None
Manages Others Not Specified
Relocation No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel None
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