Caregiver - Direct Care Assistant FT Posted Apr 20
Heinzerling Foundation , Columbus, OH
Title: Direct Care Assistant II


High-school diploma or GED required

Interest and ability to work with children and adults with severe or profound developmental disabilities.

Previous experience in direct care, nursing, and/or with individuals with disabilities is preferred, but not necessary.

Must demonstrate an attitude of respect toward residents

Must work well within a team environment

Must be able to lift 60 pounds

Must work two weekends with one weekend off

Job Responsibilities

Provide direct care to assigned residents

Maintain adequate personal hygiene of assigned residents, including bathing, grooming, changing diapers, dressing, feeding, and positioning residents

Participate in the development and implementation of assigned residents' individual programs

Properly uses and cares for residents' personal equipment

Assists with or performs care procedures or routines as requested

Participates in on-going staff development activities

Uses acceptable language and tone of voice

Works with team members to evaluate residents' present abilities, progress and potential.

Participates in resident activities including field trips

Pay Rate:

$10.00/hour; $.40/hour shift differential; $2/hour weekend differential


Outstanding Attendance Pay; Employee Referral Bonus; 6 paid holidays, sick leave, vacation, personal days; tuition reimbursement; health, dental, vision life insurance; 403b Retirement Plan; Employee Assistance Program


Full time

7A-3:30P, 3P-11:30P 11P-7:30A

or 7A-7:30P, 7P-7:30A,

Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time

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