Live-In Caregiver (PCA/CNA/HHA)

Community South Jordan, United States


Description

Location: Now Hiring Caregivers in Salt Lake County, Utah County, and Davis County 

Position Functions and Responsibilities

  • Honors Client Confidentiality, Rights, Privacy, and Reporting Maltreatment Expectations
  • Be able to demonstrate competency in all areas of training for personal care
  • Maintain a minimum of six hours of in-service per year
Assists clients with the following activities:
  • Self-administration of medications by reminding the client to take medications, and opening containers for the client;
  • Housekeeping
  • Personal grooming and dressing
  • Eating and meal preparation
  • Oral hygiene and denture care
  • Toileting and toilet hygiene
  • Arranging for medical and dental care including transportation to and from the appointment
  • taking and recording oral temperatures
  • Administering emergency first aid
  • Providing or arranging for social interaction
  • Providing transportation
  • Documenting observations and services in the individual client record.

Qualifications

  • Prefer a minimum of 1 year of caregiving experience (Home Care, Assisted Living/Memory Care, Skilled Nursing/Nursing Home, Hospital, or Hospice) or be an active nursing student.
  • Prefer High School Diploma.
  • Minimum of 18 years of age.
  • Ability to read, write, and speak the English language.
  • Ability to pass a written and skill competency examination.
  • Ability to use a smart phone or tablet
  • Ability to read and follow written instructions and document care given.
  • Self-directing with the ability to work with little direct supervision.
  • Empathy for the needs of the ill, injured, frail and the impaired.
  • Demonstrates tact, patience and good personal hygiene.
  • Prefer Licensed driver with automobile that is insured in accordance with Homespire requirements and is in good working order.

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