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Personal Care Assistant

Homewatch CareGivers

Posted 27 days ago
Sterling, VA 20166
11.00 - 13.00/hour
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Job Description

We are now seeking an energetic, talented, caring and compassionate individual to work with us in the Reston, Herndon, Sterling, Ashburn VA areas.

Pay $11.00 - 13.00/hr
One week of Paid Time Off per Year
Supplemental insurance through Aflac
Paid drive-time plus mileage reimbursement between two clients on the same day
401(k) retirement plan
Online classes are available 24/7 and offer self-paced study and online testing with immediate scoring; 12 hours of paid annual coursework
Referral bonuses provided

Job Requirements

Experience caring for Seniors
Is reliable, dependable, honest and caring
Speaks and writes in English
Has a valid driver’s license, current automobile insurance and can drive to client’s homes
Are able to recognize changes in their clients and be able to alert proper personnel when necessary

Major Responsibilities:

Provide care and companionship to the agency’s clients in accordance with the care plan and client service agreement.
Assist client with activities of daily living (ADL’s) in a safe and beneficial manner.
May be required to perform light housekeeping.
May be required to take client to appointment or run errands.
Must complete 12 hours of company-provided training per year.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

Must meet hiring criteria as defined in the agency’s minimum standards.
Must be able to function with minimal supervision, accepting personal responsibility for maintaining a professional relationship with the client.
Must accept responsibility for maintaining skills and learning on an ongoing basis, as well as honoring agency policies.
Caregivers do not administer medication or perform any procedures requiring the knowledge or skills of a licensed nurse or registered therapist.
Must pass all background screenings with satisfactory results.
Must possess effective communication skills.

Other Requirements and Qualifications

Able to bend, climb, stoop, and stand an average of 5 hours per day.
Able to lift 20-30 pounds.
Caregivers are not allowed to smoke in clients’ homes


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