We are seeking a compassionate and dedicated Personal Care Assistant to provide support to individuals who require assistance with daily living activities. This role is suitable for individuals who are passionate about helping others and have experience in providing personal care services. If you are interested in making a positive impact on someone's life, we encourage you to apply.
- Assist with personal hygiene tasks, such as bathing, grooming, and dressing
- Provide assistance with mobility and transfers
- Administer medication as prescribed by a healthcare professional
- Prepare meals and assist with feeding
- Perform light housekeeping duties, such as laundry and cleaning
- Provide companionship and emotional support to clients
The Personal Care Assistant will play a vital role in ensuring the well-being and comfort of our clients. The successful candidate will work closely with healthcare professionals and family members to provide personalized care that meets the unique needs of each client. This role will require flexibility and adaptability to accommodate changing client needs.
- Assist clients with activities of daily living, such as toileting and bathing
- Monitor clients' health and report any changes to healthcare professionals
- Assist with medication management, including administering medication and monitoring side effects
- Prepare nutritious meals and snacks that meet clients' dietary requirements
- Provide emotional support and companionship to clients
- Accompany clients to appointments and outings as needed
Requirements and Skills:
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Certification in Personal Care Assistant training preferred
- Experience in providing personal care services
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Compassionate and patient demeanor
- Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
The work schedule for this role may vary depending on client needs. We offer flexible scheduling options to accommodate our clients' needs.
We provide comprehensive training to all Personal Care Assistants to ensure they have the necessary skills and knowledge to provide high-quality care.
A driver's license is not required, but it may be beneficial as some clients may require transportation to appointments or outings.
Review and Approval:
This job description has been reviewed and approved by the HR department.