Personal Care Assistant – Live In

Per Diem
Athena Care at Home
Posted 2 months ago

We are currently hiring for Per Diem Live-in Personal Care Attendants to join our growing team! We at Athena Care at Home are seeking those Live-in PCA’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.

Please contact Rachel Ciarello at 860-751-3620 for more information.

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
  • Bathing, grooming and hair washing necessary for personal hygiene
  • 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
  • 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

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Eighteen (18) years of age
  • Be able to provide covered PCA services according to the person’s PCA Care Plan.
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Active Driver’s License
  • Registered Vehicle
  • Vehicle Insurance with proof of coverage

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.

 

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