Portage Lakes Career Center


Direct Care Worker – Hattie Larlham

Full-Time / Part-Time 


Start a meaningful career now by making a positive impact on the lives of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 


Learn Essential Skills & Provide Care to Those Who Need it Most


Hattie Larlham Direct Care positions are designed for students who are interested in working in healthcare or fields like therapy, social services or education. No experience is necessary and paid training is provided.

If you are caring, patient, compassionate, and ready to make a lasting connection with the people we serve, we have an opportunity near you that
offers flexible scheduling, paid training and room for advancement.


Direct Care Aide I

  • $11.55/hour base rate, part-time, every
    other weekend required
  • Assist DCA II with feeding, brushing
    teeth, hair/nail care, laundry, cleaning,
    activities, pushing wheelchairs
  • Must be at least 16 years old


Direct Care Aide II

  • $13.50/hour base rate, part-time, every
    other weekend required
  • Assist DSP with bathing, changing,
    positioning, dressing, and other
    personal care duties
  • Must be at least 18 years old


Center Direct Support Professional

  • $15.50/hour base rate, part-time or fulltime, every other weekend required
  • Cares for an assigned set of residents, gives baths, changes briefs/diapers, and provides other personal care duties
  • Must be at least 18 years old with a high
    school diploma/GED


Contact Us:  humanresources@hattielarlharm.org | 330.732.8291 | hattielarlham.org


Company Info

Hattie Larlham

9772 Diagonal Road

Mantua, OH  44255



Who To Contact
Torrie Rickey, School Liaison/Recruiter, Human Resources

330-732-8296 / Torrie.Rickey@hattielarlham.org

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If you are a high school student, please note that you will have several opportunities to visit PLCC during your sophomore year.

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