Community Support Caregiver - Erie, PA
- Job Title
- Community Support Caregiver - Erie, PA
- Job ID
- Erie, PA 16501
- Other Location
Community Support Caregiver, Erie PA.
EHCA is seeking a Community Support Caregiver to provide overall direct/personal care and program services for the Agency’s clients. This is job opportunity in Erie, PA.
The Community Support Caregiver participates in planning and carrying out individualized client programs. Provides input and assists in planning and guiding clients in social, recreational, work and other activities. Cooks and shops with clients and provide training in such skills. Transports the consumers in Agency and personal vehicles when needed.
The Community Support Caregiver attends staff meetings and participates as a member of the Interdisciplinary Team. Understands and complies with Waiver Program, philosophy, policy and procedures, and with the Department of Health, DPW Regulations. Attends in-service training sessions as required. Works mandatory overtime, as periodically necessary to maintain staffing requirements.
Community Support Caregiver Job Requirements:
- High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
- 18 years of age or older
- Valid Drivers License/personal vehicle
- Can lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
- Some travel is required
For over 100 years, EHCA has been dedicated to individuals and families dealing with life’s challenges. Serving people with intellectual and physical disabilities. EHCA provides compassionate, therapeutic, and medical support to individuals of all ages and all levels of disability while enabling them to live with purpose and dignity. Throughout the years, EHCA- Erie Homes for Children and Adults, Inc. has grown to operate 20 group homes in Erie, Crawford and Venango counties, serving 100+ full-time residents, more than 400 individuals daily, and six community programs throughout four Pennsylvania counties. The goal is to provide a true home/community environment for residents while meeting their medical, social, and emotional needs. We provide opportunities and choices for individuals to grow to their full potential, coordinating services that maximize ability and participation in a variety of community settings. Visit us at https://ehca.org/employment/