Adult Caregiver (Adult Day Center)

Are you looking for a rewarding and fun career? We care for older adults and individuals with disabilities during the day to help to allow them to live at home with their families. This is a part-time position; 54 hours over a two-week period. Hours are worked between 8:00am-4:00pm; Monday thru Friday only (no weekends or holidays).

The Program Assistants at our Adult Day Centers help the participants of the program to have an enjoyable experience while providing opportunities, cares, and services.

  • Help develop programming schedule and do activities both on and off site.
  • Prepare, serve, clean up meals and snacks.
  • Assure cleanliness and safety.
  • Involves driving the activities transport vehicle.
  • Assure medications are taken as ordered, assess accuchecks, weights, and vitals.
  • Provide personal cares (such as baths and toileting).
  • Work independently and as a member of the interdisciplinary team.
  • Job Description available: Program Assistant-MERIT Centre

Requirements: Must be 18 yrs. of age. Experience working in Assisted Living, Long-Term Care, or Home Health Care; or as a DSP or RA is beneficial, but not required. Valid driver’s license preferred.

Perks for working at the Merit Center

  • Tuition Reimbursement- Up to $3,000 per year.
  • Paid Time Off Program and Paid Volunteer Time
  • Health, Dental, Life and Vision Insurance
  • HRA and FSA
  • Long and Short-Term Disability,
  • Critical Care and Accident Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with match
  • Paid Training
Facility: Merit Center
Department: Adult Day Center
Status: Part Time
Shift: Days
Position/Job: Other
Location: La Crosse WI