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Personal Care Assistant (PCA) – Level 1 & 2 - Norristown, PA (901)

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TitlePersonal Care Assistant (PCA) – Level 1 & 2 - Norristown, PA
Posting ID901
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Personal Care Assistant (PCA) – Level 1 & 2

 

Make a difference every day by joining CCRES as a Personal Care Assistant (PCA)!

 

We are accepting applications for Personal Care Assistants (PCA) – Level 1 & 2 for the 2019 - 2020 school year to work within

Norristown Area School District!

  • This position works Monday through Friday during the school academic calendar year.
  • Needs within Elementary, Middle and High School schedules.

 

Primary Responsibilities for Personal Care Assistants (PCA) – Level 1 ($16.00/hour):

  • Directly supports the students at the direction of the teacher and the special education supervisor.
  • Provide instructional, behavioral and/or physical assistance to an individual student or a small group of students. Including, but not limited to, the use of assistive technology, on-task prompting, facilitating social skills, toileting and self-care skills.
  • Work with students on organizational skills, guide students in activities, monitor student progress.
  • Collect daily data and document progress notes in a prescribed format for each session with the child/adolescent.

Personal Care Assistants (PCA) – Level 1 will receive trainings to meet the specific needs of the students and schools served.

 

Qualifications- Level 1:

  • High School Diploma required…*Associates or Bachelors Degree preferred.
  • Prior public-school experience and/or working with school-aged children in a licensed, certified, or registered provider setting.

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Primary Responsibilities for Personal Care Assistants (PCA) – Level 2 ($18.00/hour):

  • Directly supports the students at the direction of the teacher and the special education supervisor.
  • Support of students requiring intensive behavior supports (i.e. self-injurious behaviors, verbal and physical aggression).
  • Provide instructional, behavioral and/or physical assistance to an individual student or a small group of students. Including, but not limited to, the use of assistive technology, on-task prompting, facilitating social skills, toileting and self-care skills.
  • Work with students on organizational skills, guide students in activities, monitor student progress.
  • Collect daily data and document progress notes in a prescribed format for each session with the child/adolescent.

Personal Care Assistants (PCA) – Level 2 will receive trainings to meet the specific needs of the students and schools served.

 

Qualifications - Level 2:

  • Associates Degree. Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Prior public-school experience and/or working with school-aged children in a licensed, certified, or registered provider setting

 

 

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 dedicated CCRES HR team!

CCRES Perks:

  • Benefits for employees working 25 or more hours per week will be eligible to enroll in Medical, Dental and Life & Short-term Disability Insurance. 
  • CCRES 403 (b) Retirement Savings Plan – 3% matching contribution.
  • Discount Membership at the YMCA.
  • Educational partnerships with Saint Joseph’s University, Eastern University and Capella University.
  • Employees are eligible to receive compensation for required trainings.
  • Longevity bonus awarded to employees for 5-years of service.
  • Gift card raffle on pay-day Fridays.

 

 

Credentialing Requirements:

  • Education documentation – Degree or official transcripts.
  • PA Child Abuse Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Criminal Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • PA Department of Education FBI Clearance (Current within 1 year)
  • TB screening (Current within 1 year)

 

 

 W2 employment.

  • Employees are eligible to receive compensation for required trainings, supervision and travel stipend (between client locations).
  • 403 (b) with employer match.
  • YMCA membership discount.

 

 

APPLY TODAY FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION!

 

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.

 

 

 

 

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Shift TypeSchool day
Salary Range$16.00 - $18.00 / Per Hour
LocationMontgomery County, PA

Applications Accepted

Start Date11/15/2019

Job Contact

NameCCRESTitleHR Recruiter
Emailhr@ccres.orgPhone484-493-5040