Personal Assistant (PA)
Youth Consultation Services
 Paterson, NJ

Provide quality daily care (personal hygiene, housekeeping, meal preparation, and other related tasks) to ensure the health and safety of consumers in the residence and community.

Demonstrate empathy, patience, and compassion in conduct toward consumers.

Assist consumers in meeting their individual goals and objectives as defined in their Individual Habilitation Plan.

Use direct and indirect verbal cues, gestures, modeling, and prompting to communicate with and instruct consumers.

Keep accurate and timely records.

Work Schedule: Mon - Fri 7am-3pm Requirements Requirements: High School Diploma or GED, DDD relevant experience and/or personal knowledge of developmental disabilities, and valid NJ driver's license are required.

Preferred: Certificates in Pre-Service training, Danielle's Law and Positive Behavioral Supports.

All new hires are required to attend a week orientation: Monday through Monday 8:45am-4:00pm, upon hire.

Additional Information: Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.

This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.

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