Personal Care Attendant

William Backus Hospital
Oct 10, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
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.