Job ID:  25892645

Company:  ACR Homes

Application Type:  Seeking Full-time (post graduate opportunities), Seeking Part-time (non-Co-op/Intern

Job Title:  Direct Care Professional

Description:  Make a difference! Gain valuable experience! Explore your passions! --------------------------------------------------- ACR Homes provides care for people who have disabilities. ACR stands for Acceptance, Communication and Respect. We believe that all human life is intrinsically valuable and worthy of dignity and respect simply because it exists. This core value is central to everything we do and every decision we make at ACR Homes. ACR Homes was voted a Top 5 Employer in the Star Tribune AGAIN by its employees in 2017! ACR has over 60 locations throughout the Twin Cities area of Minnesota. We have part-time and full-time positions available and flexible scheduling with a variety of shifts to choose from (Day, evening, night, weekend). --------------------------------------------------- As a Direct Care Professional, you are responsible for meeting the emotional and physical needs of the people we support, being a positive role model, and helping them meet their personal goals. You will be assisting them with their daily living skills such as self-care, meals, transportation, and medical needs. You will also accompany them on a variety of recreational and leisure-time activities. Examples of tasks completed on shift: *Some tasks may or may not be completed in different homes. This is not a comprehensive list. - Preparing and passing medications (we will train you) - Assisting residents at meal times - Use of medical equipment such as hoyers, G/J tubes, blood pressure cuffs, oxygen tanks, ostomy bags etc. (we will train you) - Completing range of motion and other therapies - Assisting residents with personal cares - Finding fun activities in and outside of the house to do with residents - Advocating for residents during routine doctor appointments - Building relationships with residents Flexible hours available - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Part-time and full-time positions available. Full-time employees are eligible for benefits. ACR Homes is an EEO/AA employer Qualifications: - Have a valid U.S. driver s license - Have access to a vehicle to get to and from your shifts - Have no more than 2 moving violations in the past 3 years - Have a clean criminal background record - Have the ability to lift 70 lbs. - Minimum of 6 month commitment - Absolutely no experience is necessary, we provide paid training! If you have the desire to make a positive impact in the lives of others while gaining valuable experience, we can teach you the skills you need to succeed!

Application Instructions:
Please contact the Main Office if you are interested in applying for this position, or if you have any questions. Phone: 651.415.9991