The Home Care Associate assists seniors, disabled adults or others needing care with activities of daily living at the client’s home or in a senior housing community or other facility. Duties and care may include transportation, house cleaning, laundry, washing dishes, personal hygiene, providing meals, and other health and wellness related activities. Perform health-care related tasks, and medication reminders, under the direction of the clients care plan in place. Confidentiality is imperative for our client files and information. The Home Care Associate will ensure that all home care is provided in a caring and respectful way in keeping with all relevant policies and procedures and coordinated Home Care Standards.
Customer/Clients served by Position
Current and potential clients of Seacrest At Home, family members, Jewish Home Care Services, Inc., GMG, Home Care Board, outside vendors, regulatory agencies, physicians, referral sources and the community at large.
Outcome When Job is Done Well
The clients, their families, and potential clients will receive compassionate and professional care in the comfort of their home or community. The operation will flourish as proven by continued referrals and growth of the business. Client satisfaction surveys show an 80% approval rating.
High school graduate or GED, some healthcare classes/coursework
Minimum 6 months experience working with seniors or other individuals while performing home care tasks such as assistance with activities of daily living, environmental support ( ie laundry and housekeeping ), etc.