The Arc of Washington County
  • Cumberland, MD, USA
  • $11.43
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Yes


Every day is a Hiring Event at The Arc M-F 9:00 am - 3:00 pm! Our next New Hire Class begins July 15, 2019 so it's not too early to apply.

Please complete our initial 3 minute questionnaire, and submit your work history or resume for this position; or just stop by our office, at 820 Florida Ave, Hagerstown, MD, to fill out an application. For those who do apply online we may conduct a phone interview or schedule you to come in for an in-person interview. If you are not able to apply online, please bring a resume  with you that includes employment history (or know your work history) for the last 10 years (if you have that much history) that includes dates of employment. Paper applications will be available. 

Our Supervisors are anxious to meet with you if you qualify! If you are looking for a career opportunity that makes a difference in the lives of others, then we want to hear from you!

Description:

Work in a creative Outreach program providing in-home and community based supports, assisting persons with disabilities (some with hearing/speech impairments) to maintain and increase their levels of independence. These activities would include such things as assisting with skill building: cooking, cleaning, laundry, personal care, medical appointments, grocery shopping, learning how to utilize public transportation and access to other services.  This position works as a part of a team of staff who will continually assess and meet the persons' served needs.

This position in part time working, Sun through Sat - variable day, afternoon, and evening hours for 20-29 hours per week. We can also accommodate someone who is only available to work 20 hour or less per week. The pay rate for this position is $11.43 per hour. 

Requirements: 

High school diploma/GED required. This entry-level position requires no experience, although one year of working with developmental disabilities or a similar population is preferred. Must also be 18 years old or older, and 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, pre-employment screenings including 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 persons served. Two weeks paid specialized training (M-F 8:30 am - 5:00 pm) held in Hagerstown, MD.

 

 

 

 

 





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