A Tobias House consumer raising himself on his bed.

About working here

Job Summary

The Independent Living Assistant (ILA), under the supervision of the Site Manager, assists adults who have physical disabilities with activities of daily living by performing personal support services. This includes tasks involved with personal care and hygiene, general housekeeping, meal preparation, and lifestyle assistance, in order to support independent living, dignity, and choice of lifestyle.

Essential Skills and Qualifications

  • ability to present yourself in a friendly and professional manner
  • ability to use common sense and sound judgment in a variety of situations
  • non-judgmental personality with the ability to adapt to change
  • be a proactive team member with the ability to work and problem solve independently
  • excellent communication skills
  • PSW certification from a recognized training program
  • have and maintain the ability to carry out duties as outlined in the official Job Description