Personal Care Assistant (PCA) | CAC

Columbus, OH

Job Description

Make a difference in the lives of others. Career, Activity, & Community (CAC) is looking for a dedicated and caring person to join their team as a Personal Care Assistant. Apply now and help Inspire Life Journeys!

All new hires will receive a $100.00 sign-on bonus with their first paycheck! Full-time employees will then receive a retention bonus of $500.00 after their 120th day of employment. Part-time employees will receive a retention bonus of $200.00 after their 120th day of employment!



  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Ability to participate in and pass the Medication Administration Course.

General Requirements For All Positions

  • Responsible for daily review, update, and completion of assignments as outlined in work management platforms, and departmental software.
  • Reflects culture, and behavior that exemplifies the organization’s mission, vision, and core values.
  • Personal accountability to self, team, and leadership.
  • Reporting of incidents timely to incident hotline and complete required reports on electronic platforms.
  • Staying abreast of established policies, procedures, and regulations.
  • Utilize existing informational systems to obtain information.
  • Follow chain of command and on-call procedures.
  • Commitment to self-development and completion of required on-going training requirements.

    Key Duties


    The following duties are the primary duties associated with this position, however this position does require additional tasks as assigned that are necessary and appropriate to enhance and normalize the lives of individuals:


    • Perform personal care needs as schedule or needed.
    • Follows transfers for personal care as outlined in individual person centered plans.
    • Follow infection control while providing personal care such as cleaning, handwashing, and universal precautions.
    • Maintain and follow current knowledge of dietary, behavior plans, wheelchair lockdown systems, transfers, and individual specific training.
    • Maintains current knowledge of CAC Standard of Practices.
    • Maintains current documentation of programming and personal needs of the individuals.
    • Maintains a quarterly audit score of 85% of higher.
    • Check and accepts Brittco messages daily.
    • Assists in transporting individuals such as loading/unloading vehicles, driving vehicles and walking to and from individual’s home.
    • Assists in the implementation of leisure and social activities for the individuals of the facility if needed


    -High School diploma or equivalent.

    -Ability to participate in and pass the Medication Administration Course.

    Pay Range:

    $13.50/hour; additional $0.25/year of experience (Maximum two years)


    Monday – Friday, 7:30am – 3:30pm


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