Catholic Charities of Madison
  • Madison, WI, USA
  • 16.50
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Our full-time benefits package includes Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance, Health Savings Account (HSA), Health Reimbursement Account (HRA), Flex Spending Account (FSA) Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Company paid Long and Short-term Disability and Life Insurance, 403(b) Retirement Plan (with 6% company match after 1 year), Paid Vacation (3 weeks to start), Paid Sick Leave (8 days each year), and Paid Holidays (10 days per year).

Changing Lives. Serving All. Employing All. The heart of our mission is to provide compassionate, caring services for the vulnerable.

Our Adult Day Center, a program within Catholic Charities, located on the east side of Madison is in need of Caregivers to join their team! A CNA license is preferred, but not required. These positions involve providing personal care assistance to Day Center participants ages 18+. Individuals with a positive can-do attitude, strong work ethic, and passion for helping others are encouraged to apply!

We offer:

  • $16.50/hour with a 1st shift schedule of Monday-Friday.
  • A full benefits package.
  • A $500.00 unlimited employee referral bonus
  • The opportunity to work within a fun and friendly team-oriented environment.

Principle Accountabilities

Client Services

  • Assist the Adult Day Center participants with personal cares and activities of daily living as outlined in individualized care plan.
  • Provide daily assistance with the implementation of proper use of body mechanics with participant's mobility, transfer, and safety needs.
  • Monitor and report changes in participant's condition and behavior to appropriate staff and formal supports in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Ensure a person-centered approach by considering each participant's abilities, preferences, and needs.
  • Establish a supportive relationship with each participant and their supports.
  • Participate in team meetings addressing participant's progress with individualized goals and outcomes.
  • Participate in on-going training and professional development as outlined in Department of Health Services annual continuing education standards and Catholic Charities Adult Day Center program manual.
  • Complete all required documentation in a timely and accurate manner according to all Catholic Charities Adult Day Center standards.



  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • CNA license is preferred, but not required.


  • Minimum of one year experience working with adults who have physical and/or cognitive disabilities, mental health diagnosis, or dementia/Alzheimer's.


  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Ability to lift 25 to 50 pounds and tolerate medium to high physical effort including walking, standing, lifting, stooping, squatting, bending, reaching, pushing and /or pulling.
  • Ability to follow directions, organize and prioritize work assignments.
  • Ability to collaborate and problem solve with co-workers to ensure quality care.
  • Ability to understand and follow individual participant care plans.
  • Ability to respectfully approach and provide positive redirection for individuals who have various diagnoses.

Catholic Charities provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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