Private Duty/Home Care Aide
Company: Brookdale at Home
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Are you looking for a career helping seniors with a one on one
assignment? Are you searching for a second job and/or flexible
scheduling? Your search is over- A Private Duty Caregiver career
with Brookdale at Home is the Job for you! Most of Brookdale's
Private Duty Agency offices are located within a Brookdale Senior
Living Community. Full-time; Part-time and PRN positions available.
Same day interviews available!
One on One companionship
Non-Medical Hands on Care; including dressing, bathing, grooming,
personal care and assistance with transfers
Housekeeping and Laundry
Transportation to Doctor's appointments and other errands
Flexible schedule position that provides clients with assistance
and companionship while recognizing clients' individual needs and
Non-medical hands on care; including dressing, bathing, grooming,
personal care and assistance with transfers.
Provides one on one companionship to client.
May assist clients with medication as defined in medication
Performs general housekeeping duties, following cleaning schedules
for client laundry, bedrooms, dining area, living space, bathrooms,
Assists with pet care as needed.
Provides transportation to doctor's appointments and other
Attends and participates in required training.
Maintains client confidentiality.
Communicates effectively with the clients, families, and
collaborative team. Notifies manager of any changes in client
Provides personal care to clients per their individualized plan of
This job description represents an overview of the responsibilities
for the above referenced position. It is not intended to represent
a comprehensive list of responsibilities. An associate should
perform all duties as assigned by his/her supervisor.
Education and Experience
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred, in
compliance with state regulations; and one to three months of
healthcare / homecare experience preferred.
Certifications, Licenses, and Other Special Requirements
Reliable transportation. Must have a valid state identification
card. Valid driver's license is preferred.
Makes standard and routine decisions based on detailed guidelines
with little independent judgment. Problems are generally solved
with clear, detailed guidelines or by reporting them to a
Knowledge and Skills
Has a basic level of a skill and can follow written or verbal
instructions. Has basic technical skills to complete a few
repetitive and well-defined duties. Has a basic knowledge of the
organization in order to answer basic questions. Ability to read
and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and
memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to
communicate effectively in English with residents, family members
and other associates of the company. Ability to apply common sense
understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written or
oral form. Uses good judgment in emergency situations, and seeks
assistance when needed.
Physical Demands and Working Conditions
Use hands and fingers to handle or feel
Reach with hands and arms
Climb or balance
Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
Talk or hear
Taste or smell
Ability to lift: up to 50 pounds
Requires interaction with co-workers, residents or vendors
Occasional weekend, evening or night work if needed to ensure shift
On-Call on an as needed basis
Possible exposure to communicable diseases and infections
Potential injury from transferring, repositioning, or lifting
Exposure to latex
Possible exposure to blood-borne pathogens
Possible exposure to various drugs, chemical, infectious, or
Subject to injury from falls, burns, odors, or cuts from
Requires Travel: Frequently
Brookdale is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free
Salary Range Information: Hiring at: $12.50 / hour%22890307%
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