NHS Human Services, Inc. Direct Care Worker - PRN in Virginia Beach, Virginia
NHS is Growing!!! With a rich tradition spanning almost 50 years, NHS is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is a leading provider of community-based, non-profit education and human services. More than 10,000 employees provide care to almost 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, and Michigan. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities and many more specialized programs.
Assists, teaches and monitors client's daily living activities, including but not limited to personal hygiene, bathing, shaving, grooming, dressing, laundry, meal preparation, medication administration, and room care. Provides routine household cleaning and maintenance. Prepares and serves meals according to posted menus and nutritional standards. Assists in medical appointments and follow-through as well as assists with medication administration.
A High School Diploma/GED or Associate Degree with at least one year of Child, Adolescent or Adult I/DD experience in a group home or residential setting is required.
Prefer: CNA experience with the required education.
If you have a BS/BA degree in Human Services or a related field, work experience may be waived.
A Valid & Clean Driver's License is required.
Must be at least 18 years old.
Pay rate is $9 per hour.
Full Time and Part Time positions are also available, with benefits.