When:
April 22, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
2021-04-22T10:00:00-05:00
2021-04-22T12:00:00-05:00
Where:
Progress Center for Independent Living
7521 Madison St
Forest Park, IL 60130
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Rhychell Barnes, Progress Center Personal Assistant Team
708-209-1500
image of two people interacting, one in a wheelchair and one leaning down toward the wheelchair user. Person is wheelchair holding paper. Second image of person cleaning kitchen counter top.
image of two people interacting, one in a wheelchair and one leaning down toward the wheelchair user. Person is wheelchair holding paper. Second image of person cleaning kitchen counter top.

Progress Center for Independent Living is recruiting personal assistants and Certified Nursing Assistants to assist people with disabilities in their homes.  Full and part time work is available. No previous experience is necessary. Personal assistants are offered $15.00/ hour. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. This is an opportunity to work with people with disabilities and to learn about independent living. Personal assistants play a significant role in helping a person with disabilities to live in their own home, instead of a nursing home.

Duties you may perform:

  • Housekeeping & Laundry
  • Cooking & Meal Preparations/Clean up
  • Assist with hygiene needs, including bathing and toiletry
  • Running Errands
  • Assisting with mobility needs
  • Many individualized needs, including getting in and out of bed, and dressing

What: Personal Assistant Orientation

Where: The event and orientation will be online.

When: Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUpf-qrqD0oEtO3aqcxmUm1yv16Tc71zHCI

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

For more information and accommodation requests, contact Rhychell Barnes at rbarnes@progresscil.org or 708-209-1500.