Certified Home Health Aide – LIVE IN

at Home Instead
Location Springfield, NJ
Date Posted July 27, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

CHHA License Required- LIVE IN Essex and Union County

Job Details

Live In Shifts Available Immediately

Monday - Friday
Monday - Thursday
Friday - Sunday
Saturday- Sunday

Salary: $150 per day

Benefits

  • Competitive Pay 
  • Great in-House Training Program
  • Health Benefits (Blue Cross Blue Shield-eligibility requirements)
  • Life Insurance (eligibility requirements)
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • NJ Earned Sick Leave
  • Direct Deposit
  • Holiday Pay
  • Paid Time Off
  • Dementia and Alzheimer Certification Opportunity for Increased Wages

Qualifications

  • Active CHHA License
  • Pass a Criminal Background Check/Motor Vehicle
  • Ability to Speak, Read, and Write in English
  • Physical/TB Test
  • Covid-19 Test

Full Job Description

Job Title: Home Health Aide/Caregiver

Supervisor: Director of Nursing

Job Status: Full-Time/Part-Tim

Job Hours: 25-45 hours per week (Potential Overtime)

Location: Essex County/Union County

Compensation: Competitive with Market Rate

COVID-19 Protocols *Your Safety Is Our Priority*

  • PPE equipment is supplied by Home Instead
  • Implementation of Covid-19 training
  • Verification of negative Covid-19 test results every 2 weeks from home health aides/caregivers

About Home Instead

For almost 30 years, Home Instead has provided a vast array of services to our clients in order to allow them to live in the comfort of their own homes. Home Instead has over 900 locally owned offices and is widely known as an award-winning franchise with over 16,000 employees. Home Instead is now pursuing highly motivated, energetic candidates for Home Health Aide positions to join our team as the services we provide could not be accomplished without our valued Home Health Care Workers. Together, we aim to provide outstanding service by embodying our company values of compassion and trust in order to provide the best care possible.

About the Position

Home Health Aides are incredibly valued employees who improve the lives of our clients by enabling them to live comfortably in their homes. A Certified Home Health Aide will be responsible for assisting clients with daily housekeeping and personal hygiene routines. Home Health Aides also assist with tasks such as physical exercise and social activities. Home Health Aids are independent individuals who have the flexibility to create their own schedule. To be successful as a Home Health Aide, you will need to be positive, respectful and patient while providing an atmosphere of hospitality at the client’s home. Top candidates will be great listeners and communicators and will take great pride in helping others.

Responsibilities

  • Assist clients with daily personal routines including nutritious cooking, eating, cleaning, bathing, dressing, grooming, laundry, and using the bathroom
  • Track and record medication and distribution of medications according to training policy
  • Report changes in patient condition or behavior in a timely manner
  • Adhere to and enforce all safety procedures
  • Provide companionship to clients and be compassionate, friendly and patient
  • Create an atmosphere that fosters trust, care, and respect
  • Collaborate with management to ensure clients receive the best service possible
  • Maintain a Flexible Schedule

Physical Requirements

  • Bending, Kneeling, Reaching, Crouching, Squatting, Lifting
  • Ability to Stand for Prolonged Periods of Time
  • Strong Emotional Intelligence and Listening Skills
  • Positive and Professional Demeanor
  • Flexible Availability

EEOE Employers - Home Instead is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Home Instead does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.