Northbrook, IL
(847) 374-8400

Homemaker/Companion (Buffalo Grove, IL)

Join a Home Care Team that is personable, compassionate, reliable and accountable! Our Caregivers have empathy and the right skills to work with those in our care. Being able to read our clients and assess their needs is important.

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A Homemaker/Companion provides for the maintenance of a safe and clean environment.  Performs various housekeeping tasks, meal preparation and companionship activities for clients in their residences.

Location: Buffalo Grove, IL

We offer ongoing training and specialized training with Dementia and Parkinson's. We communicate daily by phone, text or email on an ongoing basis.

Pay Rate: $11.00 - $12.50/hour

Benefits

  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Worker's Compensation Coverage
  • Annual Review/Raises
  • Employee Referral Bonuses
  • Recognition & Rewards
  • Caregiver Appreciation

Essential Functions

  • Performs homemaking activities which include (but are not limited to): vacuuming, dusting, sweeping or mopping floors, doing dishes, changing bed linens, doing laundry and cleaning bathrooms.
  • Prepares meals and snacks according to instructions. May shop for groceries.
  • Provides companionship for the client. This includes accompanying client on walks, trips to social/recreational activities, assistance with hobbies, etc.

Qualifications

  • High school graduate or G.E.D certificate preferred. 
  • Completion of a written Competency Evaluation. 
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English as needed for the job. 
  • Possess a valid driver's license and have use of an insured automobile or access to adequate transportation for the job.


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