FirstLight Home Care, an award-winning home care organization, serving communities in Silicon Valley and the East Bay, is seeking a caregivers that wants to grow with a GUARANTEED 40-HOURS per week.
HOURS Tuesday - Saturday
JOB PARTICULARS This is a guaranteed full-time position that helps on-board caregivers; evaluates caregiver skills and trains accordingly; conducts site visits at client homes; and fills shifts due to caregiver call-outs.
The ideal fit for this position must be willing to:
1. Respond to team member call-outs and fill them with substitute caregivers
2. Personally respond and fill a shift in the event coverage cannot be obtained
QUALIFICATIONS The position requires prior experience, knowledge and skill with an emphasis on providing care to others in the home care services field. The qualified candidate will possess general knowledge of agency and program operations with an ability to interpret information, define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions and solutions.
1. at least two years professional caregiver experience
2. CNA trained
3. excellent communication skills -- in person, by phone, through texting and emails
3. patience to listen to caregiver concerns
4. patience to handle all of the challenges and constantly adjusting the schedule
5. creative problem solving skills
6. strong work ethic
7. ability to work under pressure and deadlines (you should enjoy the challenge)
8. ability to work in dynamic environment
9. willingness to pitch in anywhere that is needed (including caregiver recruiting/training and client visits)
10. drive / commitment to bring weekly schedules to completion in a timely manner and not leave shifts unfilled
10. strong computer skills (including fast typing skills) so you can work efficiently
11. ability to laugh and have fun with your team members while working hard
12. ability to pass a drug test and criminal background check
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