Job Description

We’re looking for compassionate and dependable individuals to help residents of Travis County with activities of daily living. As a personal care attendant, you will provide non-medical assistance to elderly or disabled persons or person recovering from illness or surgery. Personal care tasks can include cooking, light housekeeping, bathing, dressing, grooming, feeding, ambulation, exercise, oral hygiene, escorting to and from appointments, shopping, and routine hair/skin care. Training is provided, and all tasks are performed in the client’s home while the client is present. Your assistance allows these individuals to remain living in the comfort and familiarity of their own home.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, sex or age or any other legally protected status.

Apply at or in person at HAND located at 3227 East 5th Street Austin, Texas 78702 (Inside the Meals on Wheels Central Texas Building)

Skills/ Requirements

Must be at least eighteen (18) years of age

Minimum six months previous caregiver experience preferred

Must be physically able to performing job related duties

Must be willing to work holidays, weekends and evenings where service plan requires it

Must have verifiable professional references