U.S. Medical Staffing is seeking a devoted and compassionate PCA to work in a school setting. The PCA will work side by side with our clients while providing quality care tailored to our client’s needs in the Norristown, PA area.
Personal Care Assistant (PCA)
Pay Rate: $16-$18 per hr.
Locations: Norristown, PA
Who We Are:
U.S. Medical Staffing is a leader in the healthcare service industry with over 200 years of combined experience. What sets us apart from others is our dedication, persistence, intelligence, and support. We connect our clients with talented healthcare professionals, ensuring the delivery of exceptional care. If you value goal achievement and self-motivation and are looking for a meaningful career, we’d love to talk with you!
About the Role:
To serve on an individualized basis with a specific student who have special needs. This position supports the teacher throughout all lesson plans. Services include physical, emotional, and mental support to children with special needs.
What You’ll Do:
Provide instructional reinforcement under the direction of the classroom teacher for individual students and/or small groups of students
Monitor students in the classroom and non-classroom settings in the school with daily routine
Helping children with special needs
Meet needs of the students
Set up learning stations, laboratory, and activity centers
Assist students during academic enrichment activities
Creating an orderly classroom environment collaborates with the classroom teacher to provide effective individual and group instruction
Support the teacher’s classroom expectations/discipline rules
Work either one to one, or with a classroom, with students who have disabilities
Play an important role in the special education classroom and serve as the right-hand to a special education teacher
Make a difference in the lives of students
Assist students and teachers with behavior management, and/or administrative duties
Education, Training and Experience:
Minimum 1 year experience supporting children
High School Diploma
Valid CPR/First Aid Certification or willing to complete
Proof of COVID-19 vaccine (Required)
Proof of PPD, if you have a history of positive PPD you must provide a Chest X-Ray
Pre-employment drug screening
Criminal background check to include fingerprinting and central registry clearance.
Must have excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
Physical Demands and Work Environment
Ability to exercise confidentiality and discretion pertaining to the work environment and maintain all HIPAA requirements
Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Pay: $16.00 – $18.00 per hour
8 hour shift
Work Location: One location