Adult Community Residential Manager

Work Activity Center

Residential Trainer (Direct Care) pt/ft nights, weekends, graveyards- $500 Signing Bonus.

Do you have a PASSION for HELPING PEOPLE? Do you want to be part of an amazing team of direct caregivers? Come join us at The Work Activity Center and make a real difference in the lives of people with disabilities.

We provide services day and night so pick the shift that works best for your schedule. Days, evenings, graveyards, weekends, full-time, part-time; you name it! We have shifts that meet your needs. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!

Through physical, recreational, and social activities, we help our clients develop life skills. We are seeking energetic, cheerful individuals to assist adults with developmental disabilities in all aspects of daily living.

This is a great opportunity for those looking for an evening or weekend job, or who want a schedule that fits in with school demands. Starting pay is $10.50 per hour with an opportunity to increase salary at 90 days plus $500 Signing Bonus. Full time employees also receive the following benefits:

BENEFITS:
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement matching
  • Tuition Reimbursement – Residential care staff who are regularly scheduled to work 20 or more hours per week are eligible for up to $500 of tuition reimbursement per semester
  • Paid training

Residential Trainers/Caregivers promote healthy lifestyles and support residents’ daily activities in their homes by:
  • Assisting with meal planning and preparation
  • Teaching housekeeping skills
  • Teaching personal resource management skills
  • Assisting with shopping
  • Encouraging community participation
  • Engaging residents in physical and social activities
  • Providing direct care and assisting with personal hygiene

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years old.
  • Must have a valid Utah driver’s license and a good driving record.
  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Stable work history and record of excellent attendance and dependability.
  • Must be in good physical condition and able to stand for long periods, kneel, bend at the waist, and lift and carry at least 50 pounds
  • Able to pass a drug screen and criminal background check
  • NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED! Work Activity Center provides ongoing training to help you excel in your position.
Please apply now at www.workactivitycenter.org/work-at-the-center/ to submit an application or resume. If desired, you may apply in person at 1275 W 2320 S, West Valley City, UT 84119. Please select the Residential Trainer position on the application.

About Work Activity Center

Employees of The Work Activity Center have the rewarding opportunity to do work that is both enjoyable and challenging. When our shifts end and we go home, we know we have made a difference in the lives of those we serve. Although prior experience working with people with disabilities is a plus, we have a number of entry level positions where it is not required. Prior experience in a related field is required for supervisory and managerial positions. All of our employees receive many hours of training that enable them to interact with our clients in a professional manner and to effectively fulfill our mission of enriching the lives of people with disabilities by providing opportunities for independence and individual growth. We want our new team members to be firmly committed to our mission. For us, Work Activity Center is not just a job. We are fortunate to be able to make a contribution to the individual lives of our program participants. Our employees fill full time and part time positions in a variety of work schedules. If you have limited availability for work, there may be a schedule that would be a good fit for you. In addition to compatible work schedules, the Center offers a comprehensive benefits package for full time employees. If you are seeking an opportunity that provides rewarding experiences every shift you work, we invite you to submit an resume or employment application. Those who are selected for interview are contacted by our Human Resources Department.

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