Home Care Worker (2016-122)
Company: Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County
Status: Full Time
Catholic Charities is looking for compassionate caregivers who can provide homecare (personal, domestic, and respite) services for seniors and disabled adults in the community.
2-3 years of caregiving experience- CNA a plus but not required
Flexible attitude, punctual, and compassion for working with seniors
Alzheimers and Dementia experience (working with difficult behaviors)
TB screening required and ability to pass a criminal background check
State of CA HCA registration number
(Need to register, click here - https://secure.dss.ca.gov/ccld/hcsregistry/registration.aspx?Action=New)
Applicants must provide at least two professional references with their application
Must be able to have a reliable means of transportation to and from shifts.
Non CNAs will be required to complete our GHA training course within the first year of hiring
WORKING CONDITIONS: Client homes throughout Santa Clara County.
HOURS: Hours vary and will be based on client needs from 4 to 8 hour shifts. Hours may include overnights and weekends.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Personal Care: Bathing, Showering and Toileting Responsibilities
Social Stimulation: Crafts, outings, games, companionship and conversation
Transportation services may include, medical appointments, grocery shopping and errands
Other duties as assigned.
1. Ability to drive; valid CDL and auto insurance per agency requirements.
2. Ability to walk, stand or sit for extended periods of time.
3. Ability to lift 25lbs or more
4. Ability to assist dependent seniors in safe transfers
Job Code: 2016-122
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