Community Care Partner
Salary: $16 an hour
Job Type: Full-time, Part-time
Number of hires for this role: There is an ongoing need to fill this role
Full Job Description
N4’s Community Care Partners have fun, get to work in the community, and aren’t stuck inside a facility for hours and hours. Come experience the difference by making a difference in the lives of people with disabilities and elders in our community!
The Neighbor Network of Northern Nevada (N4) is seeking caring and motivated people to join our team as Community Care Partners. Do you love your community? Do you enjoy helping others? Are you looking to build a career in social services? N4 is a growing 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with a mission to connect people living in Northern Nevada for inclusive, community-based services, volunteer opportunities, and affordable transportation. We create a “village” of people and organizations through a variety of community activities, including a time exchange, transportation services, and support programs for people with disabilities and older adults. If you are a self-starter looking to work in an environment that encourages innovation and teamwork, this is the job for you!
You will do well as a Community Care Partner if you are patient, open-minded, flexible, and like problem-solving. N4 will provide you with the necessary training to be successful. Just bring your desire to learn!
Responsibilities: Assist people with activities of daily living such as cooking, cleaning, and personal care. Provide transportation and support people with being engaged community members and enjoy recreational activities. Help with the personal health and safety needs of people served. Teach people skills to reach their personal goals. Implement support plans and complete corresponding documentation.
- Must be able to pass a criminal background check
- Must be 18 years of age or older with a high school diploma or GED
- Ability to communicate effectively in both verbal and written form
- Have good judgment and able to handle crisis situations
- Have a positive attitude
*Must have a current Nevada driver’s license, registration, insurance, and reliable vehicle*
**Must show proof of the COVID vaccine or be willing to get the vaccine prior to working with people served by N4**
We have positions open in the following Nevada counties: Washoe, Storey, Carson, Douglas, Lyon, Churchill, Pershing, Humboldt, Lander, Eureka, Elko and White Pine.
- Dental insurance
- Flexible schedule
- Health insurance
- Professional development assistance
- Vision insurance
Are you fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and/or willing to become vaccinated prior to working with people served by N4?
- High school or equivalent (Required)
- Nevada Driver’s License (Required)