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Athena Care at Home - Farmington, CT
Posted 1 month ago
We are excited to have you join our outstanding team of caring professionals! We are currently hiring a Per Diem Live-in Companion/Homemaker to join our growing team. We at Athena Care at Home are seeking those Live-in Companion/Homemaker’s who are passionate about providing care to clients in a one-on-one environment where you can focus on their individual needs. This position is scheduled in the home 7 days per week, must be willing to provide care while residing in the home. This position is in Hartford and/or Waterbury, CT. We care for our staff so they can care for our clients. We provide personalized training based on Best Practices and the individual staff member’s needs. We offer a Competitive salary, Weekend Differential, Mileage Reimbursement, a comprehensive and generous benefits package, which includes Paid Sick Time, 401-K with a great match percentage, Direct Deposit, and other Fringe Benefits! Athena Care at Home is the Private Duty Company of Athena Health Care Systems, based in Connecticut, Athena Health Care Systems has been a leader in providing quality health care services since 1984. Throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, has been recognized as one of the largest managers of skilled nursing facilities and home health and hospice services. With training from our leadership team and support from our co-workers, you are guaranteed to succeed! PRIMARY PURPOSE: · Assist with Toileting · Skin care to maintain the health of the skin · Range of motion (ROM) and muscle strengthening exercises to maintain an optimal level of functioning · Transfers and ambulation · Bathing, grooming and hair washing necessary for personal hygiene · Turning and position of the client · Prompting patient to take medication. · Application and maintenance of prosthetics and orthotics · Dressing or undressing of the client · Assistance with eating, meal preparation and grocery shopping · Accompanying to medical appointments · Assisting, monitoring or prompting the client to complete the above items · Redirection, monitoring and observation that are integral part of a personal care plan in the above items · Redirection and intervention for behavior, including observation and monitoring · Appropriate reporting of changes in client status. REQUIREMENTS:
  • Eighteen (18) years of age
  • Be able to provide covered Companion/Homemaker services according to the person's Care Plan.
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Active Driver’s License
  • Registered Vehicle
  • Vehicle Insurance with proof of coverage
Certificates, Licensure and Registration
  • United States Citizenship or evidence of a valid Alien Work Permit.
  • Certified Nurse’s Aide, Certified Home Health Aide or Certified Personal Care Attendant
  • Position is subject to a Connecticut Department of Human Services background check.
EXPERIENCE: General work experience in elder care preferred. We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. Athena Health Care Systems and its managed centers follow federal and state mandatory guidelines regarding staff vaccinations; our vaccination policy requires all newly hired staff, regardless of position or work location, to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they receive an approved exemption from Athena, except where prohibited by state law. Location: Hartford/Waterbury, Connecticut

Job Types: Per diem

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Job CategoryCompanion/Homemaker

We are excited to have you join our outstanding team of caring professionals! We are currently hiring a Per Diem Live-in Companion/Homemaker to join our growing team. We at Athena Care at Home are see...

Per Diem
Athena Care at Home - Farmington, CT
Posted 1 month ago
We are excited to have you join our outstanding team of caring professionals! We are currently hiring hourly Per Diem Companion/Homemakers to join our growing team. We at Athena Care at Home are seeking Companion/Homemakers who are passionate about providing care to clients in a one-on-one environment where you can focus on their individual needs. This position promotes a flexible schedule by giving you the opportunity to schedule the days, times, and geographic area you wish to work promoting a healthy work/life balance. The service locations of this position is Hartford and/or Torrington, CT. We care for our staff so they can care for our clients. We provide personalized training based on Best Practices and the individual staff member’s needs. Athena Care at Home is the Private Duty Company of Athena Health Care Systems, based in Connecticut, Athena Health Care Systems has been a leader in providing quality health care services since 1984. Throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, has been recognized as one of the largest managers of skilled nursing facilities and home health and hospice services. With training from our leadership team and support from our co-workers, you are guaranteed to succeed! PRIMARY PURPOSE:
  • Assist with Toileting
  • Skin care to maintain the health of the skin.
  • Range of motion (ROM) and muscle strengthening exercises to maintain an optimal level of functioning.
  • Transfers and ambulation
  • Bathing, grooming, and hair washing necessary for personal hygiene.
  • Application and maintenance of prosthetics and orthotics
  • Accompanying to medical appointments
  • Assisting, monitoring, or prompting the client to complete the above items.
  • Redirection and intervention for behavior, including observation and monitoring.
  • Appropriate reporting of changes in client status.
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Eighteen (18) years of age
  • Certified Nurse’s Aide, Home Health Aide
  • High school diploma or GED
  • United States Citizenship or evidence of a valid Alien Work Permit.
  • Reliable Vehicle
  • Active Driver’s License
  • Active Registered Vehicle
  • Vehicle Insurance with proof of coverage
Certificates, Licensure and Registration
  • United States Citizenship or evidence of a valid Alien Work Permit
  • Certified Nurse’s Aide, Certified Home Health Aide or Certified Personal Care Attendant
  • Position is subject to a Connecticut Department of Human Services background check
We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. Athena Health Care Systems and its managed centers follow federal and state mandatory guidelines regarding staff vaccinations; our vaccination policy requires all newly hired staff, regardless of position or work location, to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they receive an approved exemption from Athena, except where prohibited by state law. Location: Hartford, Connecticut

Job Types: Per diem

Job Features

Job CategoryCompanion/Homemaker

We are excited to have you join our outstanding team of caring professionals! We are currently hiring hourly Per Diem Companion/Homemakers to join our growing team. We at Athena Care at Home are seeki...

Per Diem
Athena Care at Home - Farmington, CT
Posted 1 month ago
We are excited to have you join our outstanding team of caring professionals!We are currently hiring for hourly Per Diem Homemakers and Companions to join our growing team. We at Athena Care at Home are seeking those Homemakers and Companions who are passionate about providing care to clients in a one-on-one environment where you can focus on their individual needs. This position promotes flexible schedule by giving you the opportunity to schedule the days, times and geographic area you wish to work promoting a healthy work/life balance. We care for our staff so they can care for our clients. We provide personalized training based on Best Practices and the individual staff member’s needs. Athena Health Care Systems, based in Connecticut, has been a leader in providing quality health care services since 1984. With nursing homes and Home Health & Hospice services throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island, Athena has been recognized as one of the largest and most respected operators of skilled nursing centers and Home Health & Hospice services in Southern New England. By enhancing the quality of life and quality of our environments, we have made our managed facilities a better place for our residents to live and a better place for employees to work. PRIMARY PURPOSE:
  • Assist with daily household task such as light cleaning, meal planning/preparation and laundry.
  • Provide medication reminders.
  • Accompany clients to appointments and errands in the community.
  • Socialization in the home and community.
  • Redirection and intervention for behavior, including observation and monitoring.
  • Appropriate reporting of changes in client status.
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Eighteen (18) years of age
  • High school diploma or GED
  • United States Citizenship or evidence of a valid Alien Work Permit.
  • Reliable Vehicle
  • Active Driver’s License
  • Active Registered Vehicle
  • Vehicle Insurance with proof of coverage
Certificates, Licensure and Registration
  • United States Citizenship or evidence of a valid Alien Work Permit.
  • Position is subject to a Connecticut Department of Human Services background check.
EXPERIENCE: Eldercare experience preferred, but not necessary. We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. Athena Health Care Systems and its managed centers follow federal and state mandatory guidelines regarding staff vaccinations; our vaccination policy requires all newly hired staff, regardless of position or work location, to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they receive an approved exemption from Athena, except where prohibited by state law. Location: Manchester, Connecticut

Job Types: Per diem

Job Features

Job CategoryCompanion/Homemaker

We are excited to have you join our outstanding team of caring professionals!We are currently hiring for hourly Per Diem Homemakers and Companions to join our growing team. We at Athena Care at Home...