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Caregiver/ Residential Counselor

Location
Dousman, Wisconsin
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
4 Aug 2022
Overview:

Are you someone who is passionate about making a difference in the lives of others? Do you enjoy caring for and mentoring others with disabilities? If so, you may be the perfect Caregiver candidate!

Find Your Place. Be a part of something bigger.

More about us:

Prader-Willi Homes has been supporting individuals diagnosed with Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS), providing residential services and support for almost 40 years.
PWS is a complex genetic disorder affecting appetite, growth, metabolism, cognitive function and behavior.
Our mission is to provide each resident with the opportunity to explore his/her highest potential of independence within a safe, supportive, and therapeutic environment.
Our staff find working here rewarding, fulfilling, challenging and enjoy the many opportunities to learn and advance their skills.
At Prader-Willi Homes, a MyPath company, we encourage loyalty and longevity by offering a variety of employment and advancement opportunities which includes an extensive training program.

Complete training and ongoing education provided

Responsibilities:
Responsible for compassionate care for residents in Prader-Willi group homes.
Assist residents with personal care including dressing, personal hygiene and administering medication.
Prepare meals from dietician developed menus.
Plan and participating in social events with residents, such as a day at the zoo, or a hike in the park.
Provide positive support to all residents
Qualifications:
Must have High School Diploma or Equivalent; some college preferred
Must be 18 or older
Must have a valid Wisconsin s driver s license
Work experience that demonstrates reliability and willingness to learn

Personal Characteristics that fit well with working with those with PWS

Easy going and patient
Flexible and creative
Emotionally secure and stable
Problem Solver
Calm and confident
Able to consistently reward behavior

Opportunities for growth and development into higher paying positions

Resumes will be directed to

Looking for something else?

MyPath has 8 business units filled with people who are called to help children and adults with the most challenging special needs. From residential treatment to day schools, we have many opportunities to transform lives. To search MyPath jobs at all of our businesses, visit .

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
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Details

  • Job Reference: 677717448-2
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Prader Willi Homes
  • Location: Dousman, Wisconsin
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent