Orland Park, IL
(708) 873-9007

Caregiver - Personal Care

2017 Employer of Choice

Be part of a team that cares for their clients and caregivers as well! Voted by our caregivers- Employer of Choice 2016 and 2017! Supported by a strong office team that sets you up for success with our clients and gives recognition for superior customer service.

Looking for a dependable, caring individual that enjoys improving the quality of life in the lives of seniors and the disabled in the Chicagoland south suburban community. Make a difference in someone’s life every day! Initial and annual training available.

A Personal Care caregiver provides various personal care and homemaker services according to your skill level and in accordance with a customized plan of care for each client. Provides for the personal and homemaker needs in comfort of client’s home.

Essential Functions

  • Performs personal care activities that assist the patient with activities of daily living which include (but are not limited to):
    • Personal hygiene (assisting to bathroom or in using bedpan, bathing, care of mouth, skin and hair)
    • Assist with ambulation and transfers
    • Application of an external catheter
    • Assisting with the change of ostomy appliances
    • Assisting with prescribed range of motion exercises
    • Eating
    • Dressing / Grooming
    • Measuring and preparing special diets
    • Reinforcement of dressings
    • Shaving
  • Prepares meals and snacks according to instructions.
  • 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. 

Qualifications

  • High school graduate or G.E.D certificate preferred.
  • Six months experience as a Personal Care Assistant in healthcare (in homes or facilities).
  • Successful completion of a state-approved Nurse Aide or Personal Care Assistant course preferred.
  • 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.
  • Provide superior customer service to our clients and exhibit exceptional work ethic.

 

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