Within the Supported Living Services Department, the Community Living Assistant assists people with developmental disabilities, one on one, to live in their own homes and be part of their communities in the ways that they choose. It is a very rewarding entry level position, working as part of a committed team to support people to lead meaningful lives.
The Community Living Assistant assists our clients with community access and improving daily life skills, provides emotional support and companionship, helps cook healthy meals and assists with light cleaning. May provide personal/intimate care and assist with wheelchair transfers.
We support individuals throughout Alameda County. There are opportunities to work weekends, evenings, and overnights, making this the perfect opportunity for those seeking to work non-traditional hours in the human services field. All entry level positions start at part-time with the option to grow to full-time if desired.
- Strong belief in choice and empowerment for persons with developmental disabilities
- High level of accountability and dependability
- Flexibility and a willingness to problem-solve and learn as you go
- Comfortable with providing personal caregiving
- Must pass a Live-Scan DOJ background check
Benefits & Compensation
This position pays $14.50 per hour plus comprehensive benefits. Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): an employer sponsored 403(b) plan, commuter benefits, counseling benefits, financial coaching, an Educational Assistant Fund, and membership in the Service Employees International Union Local 1021. We also offer ongoing paid staff training in multiple areas.
Minimum Education Required
How To Apply
Please submit a cover letter and resume for consideration.