Mid-Coast School of Technology is working with an employer seeking licensed caregivers to fill positions in Knox, Waldo and Lincoln counties. The employer is willing to pay tuition for new hires to take the personal support specialist class that begins at MCST Nov. 7.

The 50-hour course will meet Mondays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for six weeks. This PSS program is approved by the Department of Health and Human Services and gives successful graduates state certification to work in home-care programs and assisted living facilities.

The training includes how to provide personal care and deal with emergencies, communication skills, reporting and documentation, and issues of consumer rights and aging. Call 596-7752 for more information or to request an application. Deadline to apply is Oct. 20.