Company: INTERIM HEALTHCARE
Job Type: Permanent, FullTime
Full Job Description
Are you an individual who enjoys providing quality compassionate care to others? With Interim Healthcare you’ll be offered an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of residents in a variety of different settings.
Work at your own pace! Interim Healthcare offers flexible scheduling. Work when you want, as often as you want.
Salary: $15 an hour
As a Caregiver your job is to provide personal care and assistance to clients in Assisted Living Facilities and in the home setting as permitted by federal and state law and regulations. Working for Interim Healthcare, Employees have the flexibility to create their own schedules (full-time or part-time) across various locations in Mchenry, Grayslake, Fox Lake, Gurnee, Vernon Hills, and Libertyville.
Caregiver Essential Functions:
Assist the client with activities of daily living such bathing, grooming, toileting and elimination, and nutritional intake.
Assist the client with ambulation, transfers and/or range of motion exercises.
Utilizes infection control measures such as hand washing and personal protective equipment.
Observes and reports safety hazards and changes in client condition to Supervisor.
Minimum Caregiver Qualifications:
Age of majority in the state
Driver’s License/transportation (required)
US work authorization (required)
CPR certified (not required at time of hire, but will need to be obtained afterwards)
Caregiver Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:
Successful completion of appropriate knowledge (competency) assessment.
Meets applicable health requirements to provide care.
Able to hear, speak and write and read in English in a manner understood by most people.
Able to effectively handle multiple tasks or functions.
Working Conditions & Physical Effort:
Able to travel locally from assignment to assignment.
Work is normally performed in Assisted Living Facilities and patient’s homes
Medium physical activity that may require constant lifting, carrying, pushing, or pulling up to 50lbs