Productive assisting consumers w/ quality of life skills
Personal Assistant (Former Employee) – East Stroudsburg P.A. – October 24, 2013
Arrive at 6 a.m., make breakfast. wake consumers, make lunches, transport to activities, return to group home to clean house. Have a few hours break then return to get company van for pickup of 5 consumers at day program, take to activities scheduled ,return to home for dinner & hygiene & medication ( medication giving in a.m. as well) ,personal time & to bed. Rarely had co-workers when did were fairly agreeable. Learned to multitask. Management moderate as they did not always express expectations. Most enjoyable part was assisting people & making them safe, happy & healthy.
Low pay, no benefits & constant add on of more & new responsibilities w/ out respect