We are looking for people who want to make a difference in their community. The individuals we work with need assistance in basic skills: budgeting, meal planning, grocery shopping, household cleaning, managing medications and making and attending doctor's appointments. We are looking for employees with flexible schedules who are interested in working one on one with individuals living on their own in the community (SLO, Morro Bay, Los Osos, Cambria). New employees would be managing a caseload of 3-7 people and working 30-35 hours per week, based on the employee's availability and desire.
Education/Experience: Successful applicants must have at least a High School Diploma or GED, previous experience working with people with disabilities preferred. Strong English oral and written communication skills are required.
Other Skills/Abilities: ability to successfully complete First Aid/CPR training, Pro-ACT, and Drivers Safety. Must have a valid California Drivers License with 3 years driving experience and a driving record acceptable to OPTIONS insurance company. Must also have a clean criminal record and receive clearance from DOJ and FBI.
Physical requirements: Essential functions of this position require that employees regularly sit, stand and walk. Employees may occasionally be required to lift or move up to 20 lbs.
$14.50 per hour starting wage.
OPTIONS offers a full benefit package for full time employees (30+ hours per week), including medical, dental and vision insurance, paid vacation/sick leave (16 days per year), and a 401(k).
Interested applicants should call or email Erin Tidmarsh at the phone or email provided. If you do send an email, please include your contact information in the body of the email as occasionally these things get cut off and your email will come not from your email but through the craigslist relay.