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Right at Home Personal Care Assistant job in Beaverton, OR

Company Right at Home
Job Title Personal Care Assistant
Job Type Part-time
Hours Not Specified
Pay Type Hourly
Wages 11.00 to 11.50
Location Portland Metro and the surrounding areas
Beaverton, OR 97005

Personal Care Assistant

Right at Home Inc. jobs

Right at Home is always looking for qualified individuals in our offices and in our clients' homes. If any of the Right at Home jobs interest you, please don’t hesitate to submit the requested information.

Personal Care Assistant

Provides various personal care and related paraprofessional services in accordance with an established plan of care. Provides for the personal needs and comfort of patients in their homes.

Essential Functions

  • Performs personal care activities that assist the patient with activities of daily living which include (but are not limited to):
  1. Personal hygiene (assisting to bathroom or in using bedpan, bathing, care of mouth, skin and hair)
  2. Eating
  3. Dressing
  4. Shaving
  • Prepares meals and snacks according to instructions.
  • Performs patient-specific activities. These could include (but are not limited to):
  1. Assisting with prescribed range of motion exercises
  2. Measuring and preparing special diets
  3. Taking vital signs
  4. Performing errands and/or providing transportation
  5. Application of an external catheter
  • Performs homemaking activities which include (but are not limited to): vacuuming, dusting, sweeping or mopping floors, doing dishes, changing bed linens, doing laundry and cleaning bathrooms.

Qualifications

  • High school graduate or G.E.D. certificate.
  • One year experience as a Personal Care Assistant in healthcare (in homes or facilities).
  • Successfully completed a Competency Evaluation that meets the State Licensing Law for home health agencies.
  • Current CPR Certificate is recommended.
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English as needed for the job.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and have use of an insured automobile.

Additional Info

Minimum Age
18+ years old

Additional

Personal Care Assistant

You will provide assistance with tasks intended to help a client with ADL's (Activities of Daily Living). These non-medical, routine personal healthcare tasks are characterized by "hands-on touching" and may include (but are not limited to):

bathing
personal grooming and hygiene
dressing
toileting elimination
mobility
nutrition/hydration feeding
medication reminders
mental/cognitive needs

Youwill also perform a variety of household services/tasks to ease the lifestyle of clients which include (but are not limited to):

light housekeeping
meal planning preparation
laundry
helping with pets
grocery shopping errands
transportation to appointments
standby and/or assist with transfers/ambulation (lifting required)

Qualifications
Must be 18 years of age or older
6 MONTHS OF PERSONAL CARE experience OR CNA LICENSE
Must pass background check, DMV check, and pre-employment drug screening
Read, write, speak, and understand English as needed for the job


*Successful caregiver candidates must becompassionate, responsible, dependable and will need to have a passion for providing quality care to our clients. We provide performance reviews after 90 days, 6 months, and annually thereafter

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