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People's Care (2934 E Garvey Ave S # 247, West Covina, CA 91791) is in need of direct care staff.
If you are unfamiliar with the job title of “Direct Care Staff (DCS):
Similar job titles are Caregiver, Personal Care Attendant (PCA) Home Health Aid, Certified Nursing Assistant, Direct Support Professional or Direct Care Provider. Our goal is to provide a supported, independent, and safe living environment for our clients!
-To provide training on behavioral, social, independence and community involvement skills to individuals with developmental disabilities.
-Will train and manage consumers using the Kids First Foundation philosophy and approach of always being “Fair, Firm and Consistent”.
-Implement the consumer’s objectives and behavior support plans as instructed.
-May assist individuals with their personal care needs (ADLs) as necessary to maintain hygiene.
-Report any and all incidents, behaviors and occurrences immediately to the support manager including incidents of possible abuse or neglect.
-Assist consumers with all their household chores as necessary.
-May supervise of assist consumers with medications as needed.
-Attend weekly contact meeting with support manager and monthly in-services.
-If and when working a night shift will be responsible for and alert to consumer’s nighttime awakenings and behaviors.
-Use physical restraint only as a last resort if the individual served is becoming a danger to self or others, using only CPI techniques.
-Possess High School Diploma or equivalent
-Hold a valid California Driver's License in good standing; with insurance
-Applicant must be certified in First Aid and CPR by the first day of employment