Long-Term Coworker

Auxilliary · Hardwick, Vermont
Department Auxilliary
Employment Type Long Term Coworker
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation TBD

DESCRIPTION: 


Heartbeet Lifesharing 
Hardwick, VT  
http://www.heartbeet.org  


Heartbeet is a vibrant lifesharing Camphill community and licensed therapeutic residence that includes adults with developmental disabilities and interweaves the social and agricultural realms for the healing and renewing of our society and the earth. Community members live and work together, in beautiful extended family households, forming a mutually supportive environment that enables each individual to discover and develop his or her unique abilities and potential. 


Title: Long-Term Coworker


Need: Start Date - Immediate Opening  


Length of Service:  2 years minimum


Description:


As a Heartbeet long-term coworker, you will be expected to live with and assist "friends" or individuals with developmental disabilities in all aspects of their daily life, including home, artistic and skill based programs, and administrative roles for a commitment of at least 3 years. 


Main Duties:


You will be provided training and guidance to enable you to perform these tasks, and other tasks:


  • Assisting with personal / hygiene care
  • Offering physical and emotional support
  • Creating social opportunities
  • Promoting social harmony
  • Facilitating medical care
  • Participating in recreational activities
  • Performing household tasks such as cooking, house-cleaning and laundry
  • Participating in the residential, artistic, and vocational activities 
  • Managing household budgets
  • Maintaining records


Requirements:


  • Criminal Background Clearances
  • Health Screening 
  • Valid Drivers License 
  • Self-motivated, ability to organize, complete tasks, work within a team environment and accept supervision.
  • Interest in living in environment that supports individuals of all abilities.


Basic Living Needs:


  • Room and Board
  • Use of car, internet
  • Monthly Allowance
  • Weekly: personal day / evening
  • Annually: 21 days of time off


Training provided:


  • Fire Safety & Emergency Preparedness.
  • First Aid / CPR
  • Therapeutic caregiving skills
  • Participation in our on-going training program.
  • Compassionate Communication. 


  Contact Person: Marcianna Morse  Contact's Email: coworker@heartbeet.org

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  • Location
    Hardwick, Vermont
  • Department
    Auxilliary
  • Employment Type
    Long Term Coworker
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced
  • Compensation
    TBD