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Job Openings
Options Employment Opportunities last update: 11/22/2019. Our openings are updated on Friday.  Please check back weekly for updates. Call Kate Krueger for more information at (608) 249-1585 or kkrueger@optionsmadison.com

Options in Community Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer

** denotes a full-time position

Me: A man who is deaf, 76 years old, with physical disabilities.  I’m in a wheelchair so I’ll need help to use the bathroom.

You: caring, patient, who loves coffee!

Hang out with me at EVP Coffee Monday and Wednesday 9am-12Noon or 4-7pm.  I’d love to compare fishing stories, if you have some!  I really enjoy the outdoors, too.

Starting pay is $13.25/hour.

Contact Kate Krueger at Options in Community Living for more information: kkrueger@optionsmadison.com, and check out our website to learn more about our values and to complete and online application.

Options in Community Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Three people who share a house on Madison’s East side off of Cottage Grove Road are looking for assistance during the night. CNA skills are a plus but not required, as long as you are willing to learn. A Full-Time (38.5 hours/week) awake overnight position is available for the right person: Wednesday, Thursday and every other Friday/Saturday/Sunday 10p-9a. $14/hour. **

An active young woman who lives on Madison’s Eastside is looking for a person to support her during her active weekend activities. The right person is energetic, upbeat and ready to drive around town to the public library, to check out neighborhood happenings, and to places to connect with friends. A sense of humor, interest in sports and music a plus. Applicants must have a WI driver’s license and acceptable driving record to drive the agency vehicle. Available hours: Saturday + Sunday 9a-5p, and Tuesday – Thursday + every other Saturday/Sunday 5-10p. $13.75/hour.

Early Birds! A perfect position is waiting for you, perhaps before heading to school or another job: Monday-Friday 6:15-7:45a is available with 2 guys on the Eastside. Help make sure their day starts in the best possible way. Provide emotional support and reassurances, prompts and guidance with showers, toileting and hygiene, meal preparation, and encouragement – overall and with completing chores. Every other Sunday is also open from 7a-9p which includes the above tasks, and will be a great chance to connect with the guys while out and about in the community. Possible activities: basketball, walks, working out at the Y, going to Olbrich Gardens or Henry Vilas Zoo, and shooting pool. Being an approved driver is ideal for the shift on Sunday, but is not required. To be approved, you’ll need a valid Wisconsin driver’s license, an acceptable driving record, and adequate car insurance on your vehicle. $13.25/hour

Two great women on the Northside in the Troy Gardens Community are looking for positive, patient support on the weekend. One loves getting outside – perhaps to a festival, or going fishing, or visiting chickens! Indoors could involve playing Uno, but is often all about Disney. The other may not get out as much, but still enjoys reading, talking things through with others, and mindful activities Make meals, help with laundry and cleaning, keep pathways clear in the winter. This position also requires a comfort level with personal cares, including helping with: showering, oral hygiene, getting dressed and undressed, monitoring blood sugar, and toileting. Weekend hours available: every other Saturday 1-9p and every other Sunday 6a-1p. It’s great if you could be approved to drive your own vehicle for flexibility with activities, but it’s not absolutely required. To be approved, you’ll need a valid Wisconsin driver’s license, an acceptable driving record, and a certain level of liability coverage on your vehicle. $13.25/hour.

A woman on the near east side is looking for a patient and encouraging individual to spend time with her in her home. She enjoys coloring, singing along to music, Elmo, reading, and looking at her photo albums. She needs assistance with using the bathroom, showering and hygiene, meal preparation, laundry and household cleaning. Gently guide her through transitioning between activities, which is built from taking the time to get to know her and paying attention to communication – both verbal and body language. Help her start the day on the right foot Monday-Friday 7-10a. Open hours on the weekend are: every other Friday 3-9p, every other Saturday 7a-2p and every other Saturday/Sunday 2-9p. An awake overnight shift is available every other Saturday 9p-9a. She looks forward to meeting you! $14/hour.

** denotes a full-time position