Personal Care Attendant

Recruiter
Hartford HealthCare
Location
Waterbury
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 06, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for Personal Care Attendants: Per Diem positions will provide personal care and housekeeping assistance to clients in their homes. Travel time paid, mileage paid, in-service time paid. Rates start at $11.00/hour, more with experience.

Certified Aides (with CT CNA certification): Providing personal hygiene and grooming care to clients; Assistance with toileting, ambulation, etc.; Providing meals for clients' nutritional needs; Reporting changes in clients' condition to nurse, supervisor, or client care coordinator; Performing routine housekeeping and home management duties; Recording each client's care on care plan and submitting care plan in a timely manner; Assisting with providing emotional support for the clients and their families; Assisting with routine therapy exercises; Participating in case conferences as requested; Attends all required in-service education sessions.

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Requirements: Current and Valid CNA License Certified Nurse's Aide registration with the Connecticut Registry; Minimum 6 months work experience as a CNA or home care aide after CNA training, preferably in home care, or in a hospital or facility; Good housekeeping and home management skills; Must have own reliable transportation and valid CT driver's license; Must be able to work at least one full weekend per month; Good communication skills and a helpful attitude. Candidates must also have in their possession a CURRENT and VALID Drivers License in good standing, issued from the state of Connecticut.