Interim HealthCare of Peoria, IL is looking for Happy Caregivers who love their job to care for our clients in a professional and compassionate manner. This can also be very satisfying and rewarding, since people who are ill, injured, disabled or elderly are thankful for high quality assistance. The ideal candidate will be patient and friendly with excellent communication skills. You should be able to follow instructions and perform a variety of tasks to help clients.
If you have a heart for caregiving, we also will train if you have limited experience. Give it a try!
We have clients in Peoria, Washington, Chillicothe, Morton, East Peoria, Pekin, Bartonville, Metamora, Pekin.
Help clients take prescribed medication
Assist clients with ambulation and mobility around the house or outside (doctor’s appointments, walks etc.)
Assist clients with personal care and hygiene
Help clients with physical therapy exercises
Plan and prepare meals with assistance from the clients (when they are able)
Do the client’s shopping or accompany them when they shop
Perform light housekeeping duties that clients can’t complete on their own
Be a pleasant and supportive companion
Report any unusual incidents
Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency
Proven experience as a caregiver
Excellent knowledge of emergency response and first aid (CPR)
Knowledge of housekeeping activities and cooking with attention to dietary constraints
Willingness to adhere to health and safety standards
Respectful and compassionate
Good time management skills
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
High school diploma or equivalent
Must have own reliable transportation including a valid DL and proof of auto insurance.
We also offer training for those interested in caregiving who have no experience.
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