A Big Rapids community member is seeking a part-time personal assistant to provide support with daily living tasks, involvement in community events and in-home recreational activities for a adult female with developmental disabilities. Duties will include planning and participating in activities, occasional light housecleaning, assistance with cooking, daily exercise activities, helping to maintain a calendar of appointments and other tasks as needed. Hours will generally be 6 hours every other weekend. Must be 18 years of age, be able to complete the required training, and have a least 1 year left of school at Ferris. Must have reliable transportation, valid driver’s license, and proof of insurance. Successful completion of a Criminal History check with satisfactory results will be required.
If interested, please submit your resume and a brief essay outlining why you believe you would be a good fit for this position, including how your interests align with the activities listed and how you have supported or assisted others to firstname.lastname@example.org. This could also be used as service hours if it is not paid.