Fargo, ND
(701) 997-0400

Live-in Caregiver (Detroit Lakes, MN)

A More Meaningful Career

Right at Home is seeking compassionate and caring individuals who want more than just a job, we hire individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of those in their care. When you join the Right at Home team, you'll be surrounded by individuals who are committed, person centered, and dedicated to caring for our clients.

If you are ready for a meaningful career improving the lives of seniors, apply to become a Right at Home caregiver today.

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Provides various personal care and for the maintenance of a safe and clean environment, including the personal needs and comfort of clients in their homes and various housekeeping tasks, meal preparation and companionship activities.

Essential Functions
  • Adheres to agency policies and procedures.
  • Performs work under the supervision of the Caregiver Coordinator.
  • Performs personal care activities contained in a written assignment by the Caregiver Coordinator, which includes but is not limited to, assisting the client with activities of daily living, such as:
  • Personal hygiene (assisting to bathroom or in using bedpan, bathing, care of mouth, skin and hair)
  • Ambulation
  • Eating
  • Dressing
  • Shaving
  • Meal Preparation
  • Performs homemaking activities contained in the Client Home Record which includes, but is not limited to the following:
  • Vacuuming
  • Dusting, sweeping or mopping floors
  • Dishes
  • Changing bed linens
  • Laundry
  • Cleaning bathrooms
Prepares meals and snacks for client according to the client/family and supervisor’s instructions. May perform grocery shopping, if prearranged with the office.

  • Provides companionship for the client including accompanying client on walks, trips to social/recreational activities, assistance with hobbies, etc.
  • The caregiver is responsible for written documentation of service provided.
The caregiver will NOT perform any of the following:
  • Any heavy lifting or transferring of clients
  • Administering of any medications, ointments, eye drops, etc.
  • Heavy duty household chores such as washing walls, waxing floors, washing windows, etc.
  • Household repairs or maintenance
Additional (non-essential) Functions
  • Performs other duties as directed by the supervisor.
Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Availability
  • High school graduate or G.E.D certificate preferred.
  • The caregiver shall have successfully completed a written competency evaluation and pre-employment drug screening
  • Must have a sympathetic attitude toward the care of the sick, elderly, and disabled, and have the ability to deal effectively with the demands of the job.
  • Read, write, speak, and understand English as needed for the position.
  • Have a valid driver’s license and use of an insured automobile for work or access to adequate transportation.
Job Type: Full-time

 


 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

This franchise is independently owned and operated by a franchisee. Your application will go directly to the franchisee, and all hiring decisions will be made by the management of this franchisee. All inquiries about employment at this franchisee should be made directly to the franchise location, and not to Right at Home Franchising Corporate.



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