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Jews for Jesus

Personal Aide/Asst to the Founder

Jews for Jesus
San Francisco, California, United States

Date Posted: 06/17/2009
Categories: Personal Services
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Moishe Rosen (77), the Founder of Jews for Jesus, is an invalid, and needs a Personal Aide/Assistant to help with mobility, hygiene, and light office duties. He continues to work on correspondence, preparing lessons, occasional preaching.

Date available: Immediately
Class: Full-time staff (minimum 44 hrs/week)
Compensation: TBD, based on skills/experience
Location: Home office in the Founder’s home, located in San Francisco


• Getting 50-pound wheelchair into and out of cars and buildings; helping him into and out of it; pushing it.

• Using electric power wheelchair lift to load 500-pound power wheelchair into and out of Moishe’s van.

• Helping him into and out of buildings, whether in the chair or walking (maneuvering stairs, thresholds, etc.).

• Helping put on his compression hose (stockings) and other articles (shoes, socks, pants, etc.); helping with lavatory needs, showering/bathing, etc.

• Traveling with him to local speaking engagements; driving his van

• Accompanying him to his swim therapy (including going into the pool with him); supervising/assisting with his other physical therapy exercises.

• Other miscellaneous, basic medical tasks as needed. (Moishe self-administers insulin shots and blood tests)

Office Related:

• Assist the Executive Assistant with office clerical work such as typing, making travel arrangements, business arrangements, filing, and other office tasks as needed.

• Answering telephone

• Occasionally helping to receive guests and visitors.

Required Qualifications:

• Candidate must have a servant spirit; character and spiritual life are very important, as well as active involvement in a local church

• Some para-medical or health-related background (this position was formerly filled by an RN, but practical health-care experience would be acceptable)

• Some physical strength needed; able to lift at least 70 pounds

• Valid California driver’s license; good driving record (insurable)

• Must have the legal right to work in the USA for at least three years

• Reasonable written and spoken command of the English language

• Punctual

Helpful Skills:

• Experience working with handicapped or elderly helpful

• Administrative and computer skills

• Good typing skills

• Good speller

• Self-disciplined and self-motivated

• Ability to meet important people and put them at ease

• Cooking

Be part of a high-achieving team. If evangelism has an important role your life, you would enjoy seeing what God is doing through Jews for Jesus.

Jews for Jesus
60 Haight St.
San Francisco, CA 94102

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