Live-In Caregiver - Licensed CNA - Weekends

Home Care Advantage, LLC
Oct 12, 2016
Oct 21, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

CONNECTICUT STATE CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT (CNA) with CURRENT CERTIFICATION is a MUST. If you are a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA), with a valid CT State Driver License and have 5 years or more professional caregiver experience, this position may be a perfect fit for you. You will be part of a care team, responsible for providing excellent quality of care for an elderly female client recovering from a stroke in Brookfield, Connecticut. You will follow a comprehensive care plan that includes: assisting client with personal care, safe transfers and mobility, helping client with daily PT exercises routine, preparing well balanced meals, medication reminders and some light housekeeping duties. The caregiver will also take client to doctor's appointments, shopping and social events. You will work closely with our agency's care manager.Weekend Shift: Starting on Friday 4:00pm to Sunday, ending at 4:00pmMust have a valid CT State Driver's License. Will drive client's carHighly Competitive pay We are seeking a caregiver who has excellent verbal and written communications skills. Demonstrates good judgment, self- motivating with a mature disposition to provide compassionate care for a woman with a very sweet personality and gracious demeanor. Client resides with her loving and fun family in a beautifully appointed home. WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU. We value our Caregivers and know what a difference you can make in the lives of our clients and our business. We believe in paying our caregivers well and offering benefits for the work they perform. Before you begin a case we will prepare you with what you need to know before you start work - no surprises. We are committed to providing a safe workplace for you and work to help you succeed in your responsibilities. BENEFITSWe offer our Caregivers;Highly Competitive payOvertime pay at time-and-a-halfHoliday pay at time-and-a-halfReferral Bonus for Client and Employee referralsPaid Orientation and Professional DevelopmentDirect DepositWorkers Comp InsuranceGeneral and professional liability insuranceRespect and support to help you succeed in your position JOB REQUIREMENTSACTIVE CNA Certification in ConnecticutDriver's License, reliable car, auto insurancePass a criminal background check (paid for by agency)Successfully complete a pre-employment drug test (paid for by agency)Physical with PPD screening within the last yearEligible to work in the United StatesAbility to speak and write in EnglishDementia care experience

Company Description:

Home Care Advantage is a family owned and operated non-medical home care agency. Our priority at Home Care Advantage is to provide the highest quality of care to the senior community, as well as all ages in need, whether in their own home, assisted living community or in a nursing home. We are committed to maintaining a respectful and professional relationship with our clients and employees.