The Arc of Ohio is the voice of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families, friends of people with disabilities and those who work with them.
The Arc is a grassroots organization which it advocates for human rights, personal dignity and community participation of individuals with developmental disabilities through legislative and social action, information and education.
*Providing care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Helping with daily tasks, feeding, assisting them with proper administration of medicine (training needed), hygiene and grooming, etc.
*Assist with preparing meals. Putting together a healthy and well balanced diet that a physician has already planned out.
*Ability to assist in lifting the individual. Anywhere from lifting them in and out of a chair, their bed, transportation, changing their clothes, showering etc.
*Help transporting to and from doctors’ offices, jobs, recreational, etc (this is if you choose to provide transportation).
*Promoting a safe and positive attitude for the individuals and their families.
*Documenting services. Making sure everything is documented in the right place and on time.
*Teaching and helping the individual with working on self-lifestyle. Helping build their confidence and as much independence.
*Preforming household cleaning. Picking up and putting anything away that was left out. Making sure the environment is always safe and clean.
*Must be 18 years of age or older
*High school diploma or GED (we do accept those who do not have a high school diploma or GED)
*Must have good communication. Understanding through verbal or written words.
*Must provide valid driver’s license, auto insurance (if you choose to provide transportation).
*We provide CPR and 8 hour trainings, BCI as well.
*Ability to work in home-like settings.
*Ability to lift 20 pounds or more. Reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting, bending, and being able to walk for periods at a time.
This is a full time and part time position.
The hourly rate starts at $11.00 per hour and can increase with add on's.