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Personal and Home Care Assistant (1x) - ADEL, IA


Job Description

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Do you want to make a difference in someone’s life? Do you want to take an active role in helping others? Are you looking for a career change? VODEC offers a wide selection of rewarding career opportunities for people who have a desire to help others and assist them to reach their full potential. VODEC is a rewarding experience each and every day, making a difference in the lives of others! 

Our personal and home care assistants help clients to achieve goals in life, gain skills in interpersonal relationships, daily living, and live as independently as possible. At every level, the personal and home care assistants spend their days in direct contact with clients who live in apartments, group homes or with their families.  The personal and home care assistants help clients based on their needs and can include assistance with chores, cooking, budgeting, bathing, hygiene and transportation to doctor appointments, shopping and community activities. 

Mission Statement

The mission of VODEC is to provide services to persons with disabilities in order that those persons may live, work and participate in the community in the least restrictive environment to achieve their full potential.

 The purpose of VODEC is to support and advocate for persons with disabilities so those persons have opportunities to develop to their fullest potential, to interact with society, to experience a sense of belonging and to contribute something of themselves at their own levels of ability.

Full time employee benefits include health, dental, vision, company-paid and voluntary life insurance, short term disability, long term disability, and flexible spending account.

Full time and part time employee benefits include vacation, sick, holiday and bereavement leave as well as 403(b) retirement plan with 100% company match for the first 5% contribution.

Additional benefits include an employee assistance program, direct deposit, annual performance evaluation, and 1½ time paid on holidays worked to hourly employees.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be at least 19 years of age
  • High school or equivalent diploma.
  • Valid driver’s license
  • A satisfactory driving record (no more than three moving violations in the most recent thirty-six month period)
  • Must have access to reliable personal transportation for job performance; personal transportation must be insured for liability, medical, and uninsured and underinsured motorists; proof of insurance must be submitted and maintained.






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Job Details

Date Posted January 2, 2018
Date Closes February 1, 2018
Address Adel, ia
Located In Adel, IA
Job Type Part-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $11.06
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Wed: 3 pm to 10 pm Sun: 8 am to 3 pm
Hours 14 hours per week
Start Date Immediately
SOC Category 39-9021.00 Personal and Home Care Aides
Zipcode 50003
Name Human Resources
Address 612 S Main Street
City, State and Zip Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone 712-328-2638
FAX (712) 328-8161

This job offers the following benefits

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Casual Dress
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Disability Specialist
  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Accepts and Learns From Criticism
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Certified Medication Aide
  • Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
  • In-Home Caregiver
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Nursing Care
  • Microsoft Office
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • And More ...