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Weekend Coordinator

Job Description


Join our team and start making a difference in someone’s life.  ACHIEVA, a renowned leader in the field of disabilities seeks compassionate, driven individuals who are searching for a rewarding career as a Weekend Coordinator.  Commute to work once a week - earn 37.5 hours pay in just 2 1/2 days from Friday evening through Sunday night. Full-time (every weekend) positions are available.  ACHIEVA offers a competitive starting wage and complete benefit package for full-time employees. We provide thorough training to new employees.  


Responsibilities 


  • Provides direct personal care for the individuals supported and ensures their health, safety and welfare.
  • Completes the Medication Administration training successfully.  Ensures all prescribed medication is dispensed and documented per the Department’s Policies and Procedures in cooperation with the individual.
  • Assists the individual in completing necessary medical appointments and follow up; and, in planning approved community outings on the weekend
  • Implements formal and informal outcome plans to assist the individual in achieving personal outcomes.
  • Assists with the maintenance and upkeep of the home.
  • Communicates and resolves program and individual concerns with the Community Homes Supervisor on a regular basis.  Participates in general staff meetings.
  • Transports individuals as assigned in a safe and timely manner.
  • Assumes other responsibilities as required


About Us


ACHIEVA serves more than 14,500 individuals with disabilities and their families and is the only agency of its type in western Pennsylvania that provides lifelong supports. From early intervention therapies to in-home support for medically fragile senior citizens, ACHIEVA provides a full spectrum of services for people of all ages and abilities and their families.



 


Job Requirements


  • Equivalent of an Associate’s degree and one year of related experience in the Social Services Field.
  • Applicant must meet ACT 33/34 requirements. 
  • Must have no problem with completing hands on direct care. Prior experience with lifting and completing one person transfers a plus.
  • Prior experience with aging and dementia also a plus.
  • Must have valid Pennsylvania Driver's license and a properly insured vehicle available for daily use.



Please apply online or call 412-995-5000 to request an application. 

ACHIEVA is an Employer Partner under the Ticket to Work Program
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Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Nonprofit - Social Services, Health Care
Education 2 Year Degree
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others No
Relocation No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services, Social Services
Required Travel Not Specified
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Weekend Coordinator


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