Personal Assistant, Caregiver, Direct Support Professional (Portland, Gresham)

Supporting Lives, LLC

compensation: $20.00 per hour
employment type: employee's choice
job title: Direct Support Professional
We are a small agency looking for someone with a lot of compassion and patience to provide support to adults with learning disabilities in their homes and communities. Each customer presents their own goals and challenges, and we endeavor to provide them with the asistance that they want in the manner that they want it. They may want help with things like housekeeping, grocery shopping, and going to the doctor, and may want you to help them to make friends and have some fun.

Your work day may be spent with one or more customer, and you may be doing things like teaching someone to cook, helping them organize their homes, bowling, exercising at the gym, or walking in the park. You may choose to work a few hours per week or a more full schedule. Here is what some of our customers are looking for:

"I like to meet in the afternoons and do a little cooking and housekeeping, and then go for a walk in the park."

"I love to play Pokemon Go. I want someone to meet with me on Tuesdays to go out shopping and to the park to find Shinies. I have housekeeping goals, and they can wait!"

"I want someone to work with me on Fridays, 9-3. I like to go to breakfast, shop at the dollar store, and go to visit the goats."

Paid training is provided, as well as reimbursement for transportation costs when the customer is in your car.

Driver License, Reliable Insured Automobile, and Safe Driving History are Required.

HCW, PSW, DSP, and CNAs are encouraged to apply.

Please send your resume and number for a phone interview.
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post id: 7749878147



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