Woodfords is seeking dynamic individuals throughout Maine, who would like to positively impact lives as the primary caregiver for an adult with special needs
About the Person We Want to Contract with as a Shared Living Provider:
You are compassionate, energetic and a people person
You are supportive and have a passion for helping others
You are patient, understanding and creative
You're a dynamic individual who wants to open your home to an adult with special needs
If this describes you, then become a Shared Living Provider at Woodfords!
About the Role of a Shared Living Provider:
As a Woodfords' Shared Living Provider:
You are the primary caregiver to an adult with developmental disabilities within the your own home
You provide transportation, oversee medical appointments, medication administration and direct care. This program is an alternative to group home living
You will be a key member of the Shared Living Program working independently and cooperatively with a treatment team
Your schedule may be flexible allowing you to maintain a work/life balance
Pay Rate for a Shared Living Provider: $36,000 annually
We invest in you and provide you with paid training & opportunities for advancement! We will teach you the skills and strategies needed to be successful.
Key Qualifications of a Shared Living Provider:
Individuals or Couples
Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED.
Higher Education Preferred.
Valid Maine Driver's License; Valid Automobile Insurance
Flexibility in schedule
Woodfords Family Services has been committed to the support and inclusion of people with special needs and their families since 1967. For 50 years, our agency has been Maine's leader in the provision of services for individuals and their families with autism, developmental and intellectual disabilities. Not only are we committed to our consumers and their families but we are also committed to our staff. That is why we have staff who have been working with us for 10, 20 and 30 plus years!
Want to learn more about our agency, programs or employment opportunities?
Check out our website: www.woodfords.org
Take a look at this video and hear from our staff, consumers and families about how amazing Woodfords is!
Our Vision: https://youtu.be/Z5jq4c1Qe4s