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Caregiver/Companion New haven

New Haven
FULL TIME
3 Year

The employer's non-disclosure of salary means that you can negotiate based on the company's performance-based bonuses and incentives. This opportunity is located in New Haven, but the company is open to considering candidates from outside the area if they meet the specified requirements. If you're looking for a change, full time work might be the right move for you. The Caregiver/Companion New haven job opening was released on March 3, 2024, and it will be removed on June 1, 2024. This job also requires that you have gained 36 months of experience in the same field.

This is not just a job, but oftentimes an extension of the families whose homes we visit on a regular basis. Caregivers are an active participant in the clients care plan, and candidates that exhibit this passion for working in this industry are a must for Acti-Kare.

Join our team in serving senior clients in our community!

Benefits Paid Drive Time Paid Mileage

Supportive work environment

Competitive wages are paid every Thursday

Training payed by us

Client Referral Bonus

Caregiver Referral Bonus ;

Live in careivers Get free transportation to and from cases if needed

Duties include:

Assist clients with transfers and ambulation

Help with mobility around the house or outside (doctor’s appointments, walks etc.)

Assist with personal care and hygiene, plan and prepare meals and help with physical therapy exercises.

Complete client’s shopping or accompany them to successfully do so Perform light housekeeping duties and report any unusual incidents Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency

Offer activities that are essential for daily living by assisting patients with their meals, including serving and other tasks, if necessary.

Offer both companionship and non-medical support to seniors in their own homes Assist with daily living activities, such as bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, and transfers Provide medication reminders

Completelight housekeeping duties and meal preparation duties Perform grocery shopping and provide client with transportation to errands and doctor's appointments

Qualifications experience in a healthcare or in-home care environment

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Requirements:

  • One year of professional caregiving experience
  • Must be 21 or over

Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds with physical capability to perform job-related duties

Valid CT driver’s license

Reliable transportation

Willing to undergo background checks

Available to work different shifts, including nights and/or weekends

Willingness to enforce to health and safety standards Supportive and compassionate Certification is a plus! Experience as a Caregiver, CNA or HHA, or completion of a CNA Program Flexible hours, full time and part time opportunities available.

We are a family, come join us. We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $19.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule
  • Referral program

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Overnight shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekends as needed
  • Weekends only

Experience:

  • Senior care: 3 years (Required)
  • Caregiving: 3 years (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)

License/Certification:

  • Driver's License (Required)
  • CNA (Required)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Required)

Willingness to travel:

  • 25% (Required)

Work Location: In person

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