The Arc of Washington County
  • Hagerstown, MD, USA
  • $11.43
  • Hourly
  • Full Time / Part Time

Yes


Get a New Job for the New Year! We are having a Hiring Event - 12/18/18 9:00 am - 3:00 pm at our offices on 820 Florida Ave, Hagerstown, MD. We need to Hire 75 New Staff  in the month of January 2019 to fill various direct care openings. Our new hire classes in January will start on January 7, 2019 and January 28, 2019. Please complete our initial 3 minute application for this position or just stop in but please bring a resume with you that includes employment history for the last 10 years (if you have that much history) and dates of employment! If you apply in advance and we have time, we may call you for a phone interview before the event.

Description: 

These caregiver career opportunities will provide support to individuals with disabilities to live/work as independently as possible in a variety of settings, by assisting them in developing new skills to reach their goals. We have openings: in our Children's and Adult Residential Programs, that include openings for CNA's; and in our Personal Support Program.

These positions work as part of a team of staff who will continually assess and meet the needs of the persons served. We have Full Time, Part time, and PRN (fill-In) positions available with work hours primarily afternoons into evenings, and weekend hours. Overnights (including sleep overnights) shifts are also available!

Pay rates for these positions ranges from $11.43- $12.61 per hour for awake time and $10.10 per hour for sleep time. Please note that positions on the upper end of this scale may require some previous experience.

If you have a passion for helping Children or Adults with developmental disabilities then we want to hear from you!

Qualifications:

Depending on the exact position, a High School Diploma/GED is preferred or required. Most of these are entry-level positions with no experience required. However, some do require one year of working with developmental disabilities or a similar population. Must be 18 years old or older, have a valid driver's license along with two (2) years of driving experience, and a good driving history.

The successful candidate will also need to pass a reading comprehension and math test, a background check, and pre-employment screenings which include a drug screen. Position requires lifting, transferring, and the ability to provide direct care and implement proper restraint techniques to ensure the health and safety of the persons served. Two weeks paid specialized training (held M-F 8:30 am 5:00 pm), competitive benefits & tuition reimbursement offered.

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