When:
August 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
2019-08-20T10:00:00-05:00
2019-08-20T12:00:00-05:00
Where:
Oak Park Public Library (Main Branch)
834 Lake St
Oak Park, IL 60301
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Rhychelle Barnes
708-689-1381

Progress Center for Independent Living is recruiting personal assistants and CNA’s throughout Suburban Cook County to assist people with disabilities in their homes.  The job offers flexible hours with full and part time work available. No previous experience is necessary. Personal assistants are currently offered $13.48/ hour. People with disabilities are also encouraged to apply. This is an excellent 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, in-stead 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:   Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake Street, 2nd Floor — Book Discussion Room, Oak Park, IL 60301

When: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 10 am to 12:00 pm
Training starts promptly 10:00 AM

For more information and to register, call Rhychell Barnes, PA Advocate, at 708-689-1381. This phone number will connect to an interpreter who will assist you in communicating with Rhychell who is deaf/