Caregiver

    Comfort Keepers
    4952 Warner Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA
    Full-time, Part-time
    $128.00 per 24hr. day $8.00-$11.00

    Job Description

    We have a full-time/part-time opening for a Caregiver.

    Must be able to work various shifts per week.

    • Be authorized to work in the United States.

    Wage: $128.00 per 24hr. day $8.00-$11.00

    Requirements

    At Comfort Keepers we are creating exceptional career opportunities for individuals looking to do something special with their lives. Being a Comfort Keeper is rewarding in more ways than you could imagine. It offers a tremendous job potential in the rapidly growing field of non-medical in-home care primarily for seniors.Whether you are providing companionship, help around the house, meal preparation, or personal care, you work in an intimate one-to-one setting with individuals who are in great need of support.

    Whether part-time, full-time, on a permanent basis, or just for a few hours a week, caregiving positions meet the needs of both the client and the caregiver. And when you join Comfort Keepers, you become part of one of the most successful and respected networks offering non-medical in-home care services.

    Comfort Keepers in Huntington Beach is currently looking for Team Players that would like to make a difference in a seniors life. All applicants must be willing to provide personal care services (Transfering, bathing, dressing, oral care, change protective briefs etc.) . We are also looking for canidiates that are willing to provide 24hour services to our clients.

    **All applicants must be available to work weekends**

    Please Read the Job Description below to determine if you meet the qualifications of the position.

    Job Summary:

    Provides personal care and support services to clients in a Comfort Keepers established Personal Care Program.

    Qualifications:

    Applicant must be bondable and meet or exceed minimum qualifications for each of the following background checks: Criminal Background Investigation, Motor Vehicle Driving Record, Professional and Personal Reference Checks, and give permission to submit to random drug and alcohol testing. Must have reliable transportation and fulfill assignments with reliability and punctuality. Must have a valid driver’s license and automobile insurance.

    Must satisfactorily complete Comfort Keepers training and orientation program. Must accept responsibility for learning and adhering to Comfort Keepers policies and procedures, be able to function in the home setting with minimal direct supervision and maintain satisfactory relationships with administrative staff, clients, and family members. Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions and document services provided.

    Must be genuinely concerned about helping people and have high moral standards of honesty and integrity.

    Essential Functions:

    • Performs duties as assigned on the personal care Service Plan.
    • Assists the client in assisting with activities of daily living by providing any of the Comfort Keepers approved personal care activities including, but not limited to: bathing, dressing, toileting (including adult briefs), grooming, oral hygiene, ambulation, bathing, and feeding.
    • Provides for a clean, safe, and healthy environment for clients and family members. Provides light housekeeping tasks including laundering of client’s garments and linens and changing the bed.
    • Assists in meeting nutritional needs by providing meal planning, meal preparation, grocery shopping, dishes, and kitchen clean-up.
    • Assists the client with ambulation/transfers as specified in the Plan of Care.
    • Reminds client to take self-administered medications.
    • Observes and reports any changes in the client’s mental, physical, or emotional condition or home situation to immediate supervisor in a timely manner.
    • Establishes and maintains effective communication and a professional relationship with clients, family members, and co-workers.
    • Participates in in-service and continuing education programs, staff meetings, and client conferences as requested by immediate supervisor.
    • Completed required documentation of services delivered and submits to office in a timely manner according to policy.
    • Uses equipment and supplies safely and properly.
    • Maintains confidentiality regarding client information.
    • Other reasonable related duties as assigned.

    Working Environment:

    Client home setting and automobile. Contact with blood or other body fluids may pose a risk for exposure to blood borne pathogens and infectious diseases.

    Position Physical Demands:

    The work requires moderate physical exertion on a regular and recurring basis, such as driving, assisting clients in transfer activities and ambulation, and light housekeeping. Regularly required to stand, sit, walk, talk, and hear, reach, kneel, and crouch. Lifting only up to 50 pounds is permitted and may be required.

    If you would like to apply for a caregiving position with Comfort Keepers please click on the link at the top or the bottom of the page that says "apply now" to apply for a caregiving position with us. Or you may fax your resume to 714-846-3533.

    Posting ID: 9512093Posted: 2020-03-15