REACH, Inc.

$1,000 sign-on bonus!

$17.15+ per hour DOE

12 Paid Holidays

Generous Personal Time Off

Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k) Retirement Plan

About the 24-Hour Personal Care Assistant Position

We are looking for compassionate caregivers to care for our clients in a professional manner. It’s often a demanding job. But, it can also be very gratifying. People who are developmentally disabled are deserving and thankful for exceptional support. By actually spending time with our clients as they move through their daily lives, you will provide support to include, but not limited to, daily living skills, household management, building/maintaining relationships, communication, health/dental/wellness, and self-advocacy. Responsibilities may include assistance with personal care and hygiene.

The ideal candidate will be dependable and courteous with outstanding communication skills. A successful caregiver will be able to follow instructions and perform a variety of tasks to help clients.

Caregiver Responsibilities

  • Help clients take prescribed medication

  • Assist clients with ambulation and mobility around the house or outside (doctor’s appointments, walks, etc.)

  • Assist clients with personal care and hygiene

  • Help clients with physical therapy exercises

  • Plan and prepare meals with assistance from the clients (when they are able)

  • Do the client’s shopping or accompany them when they shop

  • Perform light housekeeping duties that clients can’t complete on their own

  • Be a pleasant and supportive companion

  • Report any unusual incidents

  • Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency

Caregiver Requirements

  • Excellent knowledge of emergency response and first aid (CPR)

  • Knowledge of housekeeping activities and cooking with attention to dietary constraints

  • Willingness to adhere to health and safety standards

  • Respectful and compassionate

  • Good time management skills

  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills

  • Strong ethics

  • Physical endurance

  • High school diploma or equivalent