Services@Home Caregiver

Company: The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society ( Learn More )

General Information
US-IA-North Liberty
$10.00 - $12.00 /Hour
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Full-Time
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Job Description

Services@Home Caregiver
Location: 2320 - GSS Services@Home
Address:
6 Hawkeye Dr. Suite 101
North Liberty, Iowa, 52317
United States
Employment Type: On Call / PRN
Hourly: 10.00 - 12.00
Shift: Various Shifts Available

Job Description
Provides care to assigned clients in a caring, safe and efficient manner; and is responsible to perform the following according to Good Samaritan mission, agency standards, procedures and individualized client service plans.
* Assists clients with dressing/undressing as defined by client service plan. * Provides personal hygiene care (oral care, hair care, shaving, nail and skin care, bathing, toileting and/or peri care) as defined by the client service plan. * Transfers and provides client positioning and support according to service plan. * Assists clients with simple meal preparation. Measures and prepares special diet according to service plan. Assists clients with fluid and food intake. * Assists clients to keep home area clean and orderly and assists with laundry as defined by the client service plan. * Remind client of self-medication per service plan. Reports any deviation of clients not taking meds per service plan. * Understands and accepts emotional needs of each client. Observes behavior changes and reports to appropriate staff. Adheres to applicable statutes, regulations and Federal program requirements regarding client abandonment. Provides social interaction, conversation and activities that stimulate the mind. * Meets clients' requests or service plan requirements for spiritual care or assures that another person meets those requests in a timely manner.
Qualifications
High school education or higher education is not required to be hired into this job.
Must be at least 18 years of age. Must have a favorable motor vehicle record (MVR) and must present a valid driver's license and proof of insurance before operating a vehicle.
Prior work experience with seniors or disabled individuals is helpful, but agency will train employees as needed.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status.





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All qualified applicants will recieve consideration for employment without regard to gender, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or other protected status.

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