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Independence Advocates of Maine, Inc. enriches the lives of people with disabilities by promoting independence, health, community, employment and natural relationships.

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Do you want to make a difference in the lives of others?

With us, you will have the time to build relationships with your residents (typical is 1 CNA per 3 residents). You are encouraged to get to know them well, and be an important part of their lives and success. You will work in a home-like atmosphere that is comfortable and relaxed with opportunities to take residents into the community doing fun things.

CNAs start out earning over 4 weeks paid time off per year!- Employee health, dental, life, short-term and long-term disability insurance is paid for 100%- Generous Shift differentials- We offer a variety of shifts- Annual wage increases- 403b Retirement 3% employer match after 1 year of service and an education bonus.

You are supported by superior nurses and programming staff- We value your opinion and appreciate your input. This position is at Treats Falls House, our ICF/IID nursing level care facility located in Orono, which supports up to 17 individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities.We offer a relaxed atmosphere and casual dress environment. I AM also offers an exceptional benefits package worth more than $8,000 per FT employee.

$2,000 Sign-on Bonus! Half of the sign on bonus is paid after 6 months of successful completion of employment and the remaining half on the 1st anniversary of hire.

Requirements Must be on the State of Maine CNA registry, must have valid driver's license, for two years, in good standing.
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Independence Advocates of Maine is currently looking for a part time cook (16 Hours per week) to work at our Treats Falls House location in Orono, that serves up to 17 residents. We are seeking a team oriented, conscientious individual that enjoys enriching the lives of others in a relaxed, casual atmosphere! Our cooks are responsible for preparing delicious meals and snacks as well as performing general kitchen cleaning and dish washing. We promote our team members getting to know our residents!

We offer the following shift differentials in addition to hourly rate (13.00-15.09): Evening $.75/hr. Weekend $1.00/hr.
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We are looking for a nurse with passion for excellence! IAM is currently hiring for an Overnight Full-Time Charge Nurse position at our ICF/IID home in Orono. This can be filled by either a LPN or RN. This home provides supports to 17 individuals with intellectual disabilities.

Emphasis is on relationship building with residents and a chance to make a real difference in the lives of adults with disabilities.

Must be licensed in the state of Maine as a nurse (RN or LPN); possess good critical thinking skills; have a valid driver's license. Have Med Surg and/or Skilled experience

IAM offers excellent benefits to include:
• Full-Time positions consist of 3- 12 hours shifts.
• 100% employer paid health, dental, short/long term disability and life insurance
with a company funded Health Savings Account up to of $2,850.00 per year.
• 403b retirement plan with 3% company match after the first year.
• Generous shift differentials
. Earned Benefit Time - 6 weeks to start; 7 weeks after 2 years; 8 weeks after 4
* $10,000 Sign on Bonus
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