Part-time Personal Assistant Opportunity

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 This could also be used as service hours if it is not paid.