Apr 23, 2021

Personal Care Specialist

  • Keystone Human Services
  • Oakdale, PA 15071, USA

Job Description

Personal Care SpecialistOakdale, PAApplyKeystone Human Services is the parent organization of six nonprofit subsidiary companies. We work to create an environment where all people, regardless of ability, can grow, make choices and be valued and contributing members of the community. In this vision, we see the welfare of all people being vested in the welfare of each individual. Our services include the areas of intellectual disabilities, autism, mental health, Head Start, and an internationally accredited service dog program.Keystone Mental Health Services is currently seeking Personal Care Specialists to join our team of professionals in making a positive difference in the lives of our neighbors and the community.The Personal Care Specialist exists to teach, coach, model and support individuals with mental illness promoting involvement with family, neighborhood, civic, cultural and religious activities and events. This position encourages individuals to meet new people, develop friendships, exercise choices, and acquire the competencies to maintain these activities and accomplish personal goals.The Perks: $12.50 - $14.00 per hour based on locationCompetitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K and moreGenerous paid time off programExtensive training and learning opportunitiesCareer development and advancementMinimum Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent Two years of stable work experience or trainingAt least 21 years of ageMust be willing and able to meet the qualifications for a Personal Care Home AdministratorEffective communication skills, both verbal and writtenAble to read, interpret and apply policies, plans and regulationsComputer proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook and able to learn other software as neededValid driver’s licenseDaily access to privately maintained and insured vehicle depending on work locationSuccessful completion of the pre-employment process, including motor vehicle record and criminal background checksPreferred Qualification:Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)Keystone Human Services is committed to an inclusive workplace that does not discriminate against race, nationality, religion, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other protected characteristic under federal, state or local law. We believe in diversity and encourage any qualified individual to apply. Disclaimer: The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this job. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.ApplyPosted TodayFull timeR1839About UsWho we are: Keystone Human Services works to create an environment where all people, regardless of ability, can grow, make choices and be valued and contributing members of the community.What we do:Keystone Human Services provides community-based services for children, adolescents, adults, and families in the areas of intellectual disabilities, autism, and mental health. In addition, we provide technical assistance to governments and other organizations to develop frameworks of support for people with disabilities. We also support educational efforts to promote community understanding and awareness of the value and importance of inclusion for all people in all aspects of society. We offer services and supports in Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Delaware, and New Jersey in the United States, as well as parts of Eastern Europe and India.Keystone Human Services works to make our website accessible. However, if you are unable to access the online application, please call 717-775-1356.Similar JobsFollow UsPrivacy Policy

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