Home Helpers of Jacksonville
Caregiver Job Purpose: The caregiver is responsible for assisting each assigned client with routine non-medical daily lilving activities and services in accordance wth the client's assessment and care plan or as directed by management. The caregiver reports to the Chief Executive Officer and is a vital representative of the company to the local community. Skills/Qualifications: CNA/STNA, CHHA or at least 1 year experience providing in-home care. Must be 18 years of age or older with US citizenship; must have valid driver's license and proof of automobile insurance. Must submit to background check; initial and random drug screens. Must have access to a working telephone and email for regular communication with Supervisor and client/responsible party. Must have excellend customer service and listening skills; oral and written communication skills; ability to read, write and speak clear English; ability to compute basic mathematics; demonstrate the ability to make appropriate professional judgments; ability to handle multiple tasks with minimal supervision; flexible work schedule; good work ethic; and ability to uphold company code of ethics and standards of conduct. This part-time position has the potential to provide caregiving services at all hours of the day or night depending on the client's needs. Every effort will be made to match staff schedule preferences with client schedule preferences. This is a non-exempt position starting at $9.00/hr. Our staff members will be compensated for mileage for caregiving services that are provided at multiple locations in the same day, in accordance with the company mileage policy. Caregiver Job Duties: Light housekeeping, laundry and linen washing, accompany client to appointments, running errands for clients, provide conversation and companionship, assist with walking and home physical therapy, prepare current and future meals, monitor diet and eating, medication reminders, assist with bathing, grooming and dressing, assist with toileting. The above Caregiver descriptions define the basic duties involved with this position. These lists do not cover all responsibilities and duties involved with the caregiving services provided by this agency. Home Helpers of Jacksonville, AL reserves the right to change these descriptions in the future as needed.