Innovative Services

Caregiver -

Innovative Services, Inc. is a non-profit organization with the mission to provide the best quality of life to individuals with developmental disabilities while creating opportunities for maximum independence. We serve a wide range of clients from youth to elderly, lower to higher functioning, as well as physical and mental disabilities. We are currently hiring full time and part time caregivers for our programs in Waupaca. . Job Duties: Planning and participating in leisure activities with the individuals out in the community or within the home. Redirecting the individuals when exhibiting inappropriate behaviors. Transport and accompany individuals to activities as needed in company vehicles which may include a minivan, wheelchair van, or wheelchair bus. Participating in grocery shopping and preparing meals and snacks. Cleaning assigned areas of the home as well as completing laundry. Bathing, grooming, toileting, other hygiene, and daily living activities, which could include administering medications. Using devices such as Hoyer lifts, Sara lifts, wheelchairs, gait belts, and other re-positioning equipment. Some clients may have medical and other devices such as feeding tubes, catheters, and oxygen tanks that staff will be trained to use successfully. Recording all pertinent information and reporting to a direct supervisor.

Requirements of this Opportunity

Applicants must be at least 18 years or older For some positions, a valid driver’s license with acceptable driving is required Desire to help clients improve the quality of their lives to the best of their abilities
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Student Expectations

  • Dress according to the standards of the particular site;
  • Call the site before the scheduled time if unable to attend on the appointed day;
  • Arrive at the site at the agreed upon time;
  • Follow all guidelines and policies of the site;
  • Complete any school assignments related to the job shadowing experience;
  • Complete all required paperwork (permission, medical authorizations, etc.).
I have read and understand the terms of this opportunity.