The Therapy Assistant is an integral part of the health care team. This position is responsible for participating and assisting in activity therapy programs, and providing social engagement to our Veteran Members. A Therapy Assistant will also assist caregiver staff by keeping patient areas clean, stock up on general supplies and help with set up and clean up at meal times.
This is an excellent opportunity to provide services to our Veterans and give back to those who gave so much for us and our freedoms. No special licensing or certification is needed for this position.
Due to the nature of the position, WDVA will conduct background checks on applicants prior to an offer of employment.
Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States (i.e., a citizen or national of the U.S., a lawful permanent resident, alien authorized to work in the U.S. without WDVA sponsorship) at the time of application.
Employment in this position is contingent upon passing a pre-employment physical and tuberculosis (TB) test.
Per Wisconsin Statute 230.26, Wisconsin residency is required for LTE appointments.
Applications can be obtained from the Human Resources Office at the Wisconsin Veterans Home at King: N2665 County QQ, King, WI 54946 (Stordock Hall, Room 138) or by calling (715)256-3555. You may also request an application to the following email address: Sheila.Lowe@dva.wisconsin.gov. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.