Job Details

Caregivers for Kind-Hearted, Engaging Man (3 Schedule Options)

UCP Oregon, 305 NE 102nd Ave #100, Portland, OR 97220

Job - Non-Profit

Close Date: 06/30/2019

Are you looking for a meaningful caregiving job? If so, UCP Oregon might have the perfect position for you!

UCP Oregon is an exciting and empowering place to work. We help adults who experience developmental disabilities to live the life of their dreams—whether that’s living independently, working in a great job, or pursuing their interests and hobbies. We’re ranked as one of the top 100 non-profit employers in Oregon.

We’re currently seeking three full-time caregivers “Personal Assistants” for a kind-hearted, engaging man who lives in his own apartment in NE Portland.

Schedule Options:

Schedule 1:
You’ll work 2 shifts, totaling 42 hours:
• 9am to 6pm on Friday (9-hour shift)
• 11am on Sunday to 8pm on Monday (33-hour shift)

Schedule 2:
You’ll work 2 shifts, totaling 42 hours:
• 6pm on Friday to 2pm on Saturday (20-hour shift)
• 2pm on Tuesday to 12pm on Wednesday (22-hour shift)

Schedule 3:
You’ll work 2 shifts, totaling 42 hours:
• 2pm on Saturday to 11am on Sunday (21-hour shift)
• 12pm on Wednesday to 9am on Thursday (21-hour shift)

*You’ll also work your regular hours on Agency holidays.

He is easy-going and loves others with a big sense of humor that can match his own. He enjoys his independence above all else and has a variety of interests such as watching old-time movies, listening to old country and psychobilly rock albums, meeting up with friends in the community, and collecting trucks and trains.

Back at his home in NE Portland, you’ll support him with daily living activities including showering, bathroom use, transfers, dressing, and medication administration. You’ll also assist with household chores and meal preparation. He is eager to work with personal assistants who will listen to him and allow him to be as independent as possible.

Driving is not a requirement for this position. However, if you choose to drive, there is parking available behind his apartment building. He lives close to the MAX for those who rely on public transit and often takes the MAX or TriMet to travel to and from various locations.

Benefits:
• $12.29 per hour. Annual wage increase based on satisfactory performance.
• Eligible for overtime pay for hours worked over 40 hours per week.
• Holiday pay (double pay for the first 12 hours of any agency holiday shift that you work).
• Great medical, vision, prescription, and alternative care coverage (including massage therapy and naturopathy) for employee, spouse/domestic partner, and children.
• 3 weeks of paid time off, rising to 4 weeks after 5 years of service at UCP.
• 401k retirement plan with up to 3% employer match.
• Fun, casual work environment, with lots of opportunities for advancement and growth, at one of the top-ranked non-profits in Oregon.

Requirements:
• Must be at least 18 years old.
• High school diploma or GED.
• Be able to pass our pre-hiring screenings, including a reference check, a physical with a lifting test of 50lbs, and a criminal history background check.
• Experience in the mental health or developmental disability field preferred, but not required.

To Apply:
• It’s easy to apply! Visit http://www.ucpaorwa.org/careers.html and look for the “Caregivers for Kind-Hearted, Engaging Man (3 Schedule Options)” job opening. Then answer a few fast questions and send a resume and cover letter.
• Please specify in your cover letter any and all schedules you are interested in working. Please list them in order of preference.
• UCP is an equal opportunity employer, and actively seeks applicants from diverse backgrounds. Find out more about UCP at: http://www.ucpaorwa.org/.

Complete details: https://www.workable.com/j/6116EFD8EC