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Holding Hands

Direct Care Worker

Employment Type:

Full time




Amaka Passion Homecare is seeking Direct Care Workers to fill several roles in our services in the Philadelphia location.

Qualified entry-level candidates are eligible for a starting rate of $14.50/hour.

Are you looking for a position where you can utilize your skills and passion for supporting people? Do you believe that we are better together by including everyone? Are you searching for a rewarding career in the service of others? The Direct Care Work role isn't for everyone- but it IS for those who enjoy challenging work with individuals with disabilities or the elder needed home care support. Being in this role requires both attention to detail and creativity as you are serving as both a life coach and personal support to our individuals. If this sounds like something that you would enjoy -- then join our team!


The Direct Care Worker interacts with and supports the individual in a variety of potential settings, including community, family, or individual homes and generic community settings.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Interact with and supports the individual in a variety of potential settings, including community, family or individual homes, and generic community settings.

  • Provide personal care, companionship, and other support, often across a 24-hour period, according to the individual's Person-Centered Plan/Individual Support Plan (ISP).

  • Provide a level of care that enhances the health, safety, dignity, and contentment of every person served.


In addition -- we offer the following benefits:

  • Work/Life Balance

  • Competitive Compensation Package

  • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Generous Paid Time Off (for qualifying positions)


Position Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Verifiable high school diploma or GED is required

  • Related experience is helpful

  • Valid driver's license

Amaka Passion Homecare's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Amaka Passion serves a diverse population, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Amaka Passion's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.


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