Jobs & Careers

Submit an Online Application or apply in person at Listening Ear, 107 E. Illinois, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan.

Listening Ear 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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Direct Care Workers/In-Home Help Positions

Listening Ear Crisis Center, a premier provider of support to adults with developmental disabilities, is in search of Direct Care Staff. We have full time, part time and on-call positions available with flexible scheduling. Starting wage is $11.00 per hour and we offer competitive benefits including paid time off.

Direct Care workers provide care and support to our consumers on a 24/7 basis. You would provide daily supervision and support in all activities of daily living. Activities of daily living include preparing meals, assisting with eating meals, personal care, bathing, dressing, restroom assistance, transferring, transporting to daily activities and medical appointments. Lifting is a requirement for this job. Driving is part of this role so a valid Michigan Driver’s License is mandatory.

If you want to impact the life of someone that will appreciate your talents and time this is the job for you!

Listening Ear 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.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $11.00 per hour

Location: Mt. Pleasant, Shepherd, Harrison, Clare, Weidman, Rapid City, Kalkaska, Mancelona

Volunteers

If you would like to help our community and gain valuable experience in the human service field, consider becoming a volunteer on the Listening Ear Crisis Hotline. We offer very flexible scheduling and training is provided. Volunteering on the crisis line may lead to paid employment. Volunteers are sometimes sought for recreation programs as well. For more information contact
(989) 773-6904 ext. 3233 or email Nick Goike, or you may also apply at Listening Ear, 107 E. Illinois, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan.

Foster Care Families

Listening Ear’s Foster Care Program is seeking families located in the northwest and central areas of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula who are interested in providing child foster care. Though licensed to provide foster care to children ages 0-17, the program is especially in need of families who can provide a supportive home setting for older children. All contracted foster care families are provided training and Foster Care professionals maintain contact each week providing ongoing support. If interested call Listening Ear at (989)-772-2918 or email Joslyn Forbes.