Visiting Angels Hiawatha, IA, USA
Jan 21, 2019Full time
Visiting Angels is America's leading, most-respected network of non-medical, private duty home care agencies providing senior / elder care, personal care, respite care and companion care to help adults continue to live safely and independently in their homes in. Looking to hire Experienced Caregivers now! Flexibable!! *Don't hesitate to call me with any questions at: Education: CNA excepted but not required Visiting Angels will help you with free online classes to help better yourself for the client Benefits of working with Visiting Angels: You will be treated with respect and valued for your hard work. You can work close to home and have short commute times. You can have flexible schedules with set shifts: overnight, part time, or full time. You will earn Pay Raises - based on experience and willingness to go above and beyond Caregiver training and in-services are provided. Responsibilities of an Angel: Understand and adhere to information and precautions contained in individual client's Home Plan of Care. Assist the client with personal care activities including: bathing, skin care, back rub, hair care, nail care, dressing and undressing, feeding, oral hygiene, shaving, grooming and bedtime care. Assist the client to the bathroom or in use of urinal or bedpan. Keep incontinent clients clean and dry. Assist the client with client's medications. Assist the client with personal communication skills, as needed. Assist the client with exercise, ambulation and transfer activities. Engage in respectful social interaction with client, including friendly conversation and empathetic support, as well as, respecting client's privacy and property. Exhibit positive attitude and behavior and demonstrate respect for clients. Maintain absolute confidentiality of all information pertaining to clients, including clients' families. Respond and attend to client's requests promptly. Communicate effectively with all members of the team. Participate in required in-service training programs to meet regulatory requirements. Understand the importance of seeking assistance, as needed, from your supervisor and/or others; demonstrate capability and dependability in following instructions. Understand that regular, consistent attendance is necessary to serve clients. Accept and fulfill assignments with the Agency; exercise judgment in accepting assignments. Perform related duties and responsibilities as deemed appropriate by the management team.