Caregiver

New Communities Inc. | Norway, ME, United States

Posted Date 4/02/2024
Description

There has never been a better time to start a career in healthcare! New Communities offers PAID TRAINING opportunities, tuition reimbursement, and hands on experience working in direct care. If you want to work as a caregiver in a rewarding environment while making an impact on the lives of seniors and adults with disabilities, then jumpstart your career at New Communities!

Pay rate dependent on position, shift, certifications, and experience, ranging from $14.50 - $18/hr. Hiring immediately!

Various Caregiver roles available in Norway, ME:

As a caregiver in our residential programs, a Direct Support Professional (DSP) will provide direct care support to adults with intellectual disabilities and/or autism and a Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician (MHRT) will provide support to adults with persistent mental health challenges. Support consists of assisting clients to achieve their goals as established in a personal plan, acting as a role model, encouraging change through positive reinforcement, administering medications, inspiring clients to be as independent as possible, and encouraging client community integration and inclusion. You will support individuals in the community using company vehicles for client transportation.

Are you a caregiver looking for change? A role as a DSP or MHRT Caregiver would be a great opportunity for you! Maybe you are an aspiring case manager, counselor, or clinician who wants to get a foot in the door? Join us to jumpstart your career and work towards your goal with assistance from our tuition reimbursement program! New Communities values hiring from within for our leadership positions and provides the potential for growth opportunities within the organization.

Caregiver Benefits:

  • Paid training opportunities and certifications
  • Same day pay option
  • Health insurance with 3 plans to choose from, including Health Savings Account options with company contribution
  • Dental and Vision insurance
  • Paid time off - Up to 15 days off per year for full-time employee
  • Tuition reimbursement up to $2000/year
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with 5% company match
  • Wellness program including fitness reimbursement
  • Birthday bonus
  • Making a difference!

Full-time, part-time, and flexible per diem DSP and MHRT-1 direct care positions available in Norway, Maine. Day, evening, and overnight shifts available, per diem shifts include coverage for all shifts, especially overnight and weekend.

Requirements

Caregiver Requirements:

  • A high school diploma/GED
  • 18 years of age or over
  • Active driver's license
  • Experience in direct care, preferred, but not required. Willing to train.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with residents and coworkers whose primary language is English
Salary14.50 - 18.00 Hour
Job Type
Regular
Industry
Healthcare

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