WorkSource Oregon Personal Support Worker in EUGENE, Oregon
**You must have or be eligible to receive a Preferred Worker Eligibility Card issued through the Oregon Workers' Compensation Division to apply.** Requirements: Minimum 3 months caregiving experience. Have current first aid, CPR/First Aid and AED certificates. Valid driver license, reliable automobile (to transport clients) with proof of liability insurance. Umbrella policy required. Openings are in the Eugene/Springfield and outlying areas. Note: Mileage reimbursed. Employment subject to employer conducted background and DMV checks. Job Duties: In the Eugene Area, our agency works one on one with developmentally disabled adults. Candidate will use goal oriented, outgoing, flexible, positive demeanor and self-motivated skills. Duties are based on the clients individual needs geared to enable them to live as independently as possible. This may include cooking, housekeeping, organizing, laundry, removing debris, shopping, counting money, budgeting, price comparisons, providing transportation, assisting with appointments, etc. Some clients have more needs than others. Some may need assistance with eating, drinking, bathing, dressing, hygiene routine and toileting. While other clients may need help with motivation to clean their apartment and exercising. Follow choking/aspiration protocol. Our clientele may also have chemical sensitivities so one would need to be able to work with this population. We have immediate part-time and full-time openings available. Flexible hours. $13-15 based on experience + mileage reimbursement.