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Personal Care Assistant (PCA) - New Castle County, DE

at CCRES

Posted: 6/23/2019
Job Reference #: 190
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Make a difference every day by joining our team as a Personal Care Assistant (PCA)!

CCRES is an industry leader working in partnership with the Advanced Clinical Services (ACS) program of the Chester County Intermediate Unit (CCIU) to provide the highest quality behavioral health services to children with special needs.

The Personal Care Assistant (PCA) position is a field employee position providing one-to-one emotional and behavioral interventions to children/adolescents in a school based setting throughout Chester County, PA. We specialize in serving children primarily diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorders as well as other special needs diagnoses.

  • This position works Monday through Friday during school hour. The general school day can be 7:30am - 2:30pm or 8:00am - 3pm.
  • Excellent experience after college graduation to start a career making a difference every day working with individuals with special needs!

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide one-to-one assistance to children/adolescents with emotional and behavior disorders in the school setting based on medical needs of the client.
  • Prompt interventions in the areas of: behavior management, conflict resolution, anger management, and peer interaction skills based on the IEP goals or behavioral treatment plan provided by school official or a Behavior Specialist Consultant (Master’s Level Clinician).
  • Collect daily data and document progress notes in a prescribed format for each session with the child/adolescent.

Experience Requirements:

  • Experience working with school aged children - preferred.
  • Experience with autism and / or other special needs - preferred.

Why is CCRES the BEST for YOU:

CCRES is a non-profit industry leader providing educational and behavioral health HR/staffing services within Southeastern PA. We work in partnership with the Advanced Clinical Services (ACS) program of the CCIU to provide the highest quality behavioral health school district services to individuals with special needs.

  • Receive support from an ACS program Masters-level Case Manager who will match you to a student based on interests and skill level.
  • Caring and compassionate CCRES HR team!


Education Requirements:

Requires one of the following:

  1. High School Diploma
  2. Associate's degree, or 60+ college credits
  3. Bachelor's degree - Preferred

Credentialing Requirements:

  • Educdation documentation: Diploma AND/OR Official Transcript
  • PA Child Abuse (Act 151) Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Criminal (Act 34) Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Department of Education FBI Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • TB screening (Current within 1 year)
  • Sexual Misconduct / Abuse Disclosure Form (Act 168) 
  • Personal Care Asistant (PCA) non-degree position starts at $15.00/hr and ends at $16.00/hr after 6 month probationary period 
  • Personal Care Assistant (PCA) degreed position starts at $18.00/hr and progresses to $19.75/hr 

(W-2 employment)

Employees are eligible to receive compensation for supervision, training and travel stipend (between client locations).

403 (b) with employer match available.

CCRES is an equal opportunity employer.  We value diversity.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

APPLY TODAY FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION!

 

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Primary Location: New Castle County, DE

Shift Type: School day

Job Contact Information
Name CCRES
Title HR Recruiter
Phone 484-593-5040
Email hr@ccres.org

Applications will be accepted beginning
Friday, June 14, 2019 12:00 AM
(Central Standard Time)