Homewatch CareGivers of Akron Job Openings
Caregiver Full and Part-TimeHomewatch CareGivers of Akron
Experience the fulfilling rewards of providing in-home caregiving for elders in their homes through your employment with Homewatch CareGivers. We are a proven, successful company dedicated to improving our clients’ lives each day by making meaningful connections. You are the key to those connections. The in-depth relationships made between caregivers and clients at home bring meaning and purpose to the work of a Caregiver. Flexible shifts allow you to work around school or other personal responsibilities. Use our new Care+ App for your smart phone to keep track of your work schedule, shift responsibilities, communicate with the office and family, and much more.
Our Caregiver employees are not only reliable, dependable and honest, but also compassionate and caring. A key part of this position is helping our clients stay connected with the outside world by taking them to appointments, social outings, or helping them run errands. Helping to maintain a safe and comfortable home environment is an equally important part of the job. We are looking for caregivers that are interested in learning and growing their skills within the senior care industry.
In-Home CaregiverHomewatch CareGivers of Akron
If you are looking for an opportunity to challenge yourself and learn new things within the in-home caregiving industry, consider a job with Homewatch CareGivers of Akron. At Homewatch CareGivers of Akron we appreciate that you want to have a career making a real difference in the lives of others. We are looking for In-Home Caregivers to join our growing team and help to bring our unique care philosophy to life. Our on-line Homewatch CareGivers University helps you make the most of your career by providing a higher level of care and more meaningful connections with your clients. Our courses will provide you with the training and resources needed to meet the unique care needs of our clients and their specific health-related conditions. As an In-Home Caregiver you will not only be providing a full scope of home care services, but you will also be relied upon to make observations and recognize changes in our clients. This is why caregivers have been the heart of our business since we began.
We are looking for caregiver employees that will take pride in providing quality care for our clients, as well as finding enrichment in developing in-depth relationships. This position allows for a full scope of interaction with the client in their home including assistance with their activities of daily living, maintaining a safe and comfortable home environment, and keeping them engaged with the outside world. Our technology platforms will help you do both. Use our new Care+ App on your smart phone to keep track of your work schedule, shift responsibilities, communicate with the office and family, and much more. Continue to grow your skill set as a caregiver by learning new things on our on-line Homewatch CareGivers University.
CaregiverHomewatch CareGivers of Akron
Qualified caregivers must be reliable, dependable, honest, and caring. Some caregivers may need to take clients to appointments or run errands; this will require them to possess a valid driver’s license, have current automobile insurance, and reliable vehicle. Caregivers must be observant enough to recognize changes in their clients, and be capable of alerting the appropriate personnel when necessary.
Caregivers provide paraprofessional services to the agency’s home care clients, as assessed in the care plan and in compliance with the client’s Service Agreement.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required
- Experience as a caregiver in a home care setting or skilled facility.
- Must meet hiring criteria as defined in the agency’s minimum standards.
- Must be able to function with minimal supervision, accepting personal responsibility for maintaining a professional relationship with the client.
- Must accept responsibility for maintaining skills and learning on an ongoing basis, as well as adhering to agency policies.
- Does not administer medication or perform any procedures requiring the knowledge or skills of a licensed nurse or registered therapist.
- Must pass all background screening with satisfactory results.
- Responsible for assisting clients with their personal care needs in accordance with the care plan and qualifications.
- Responsible for assisting clients with activities of daily living in a safe and beneficial manner. (ADL/IADL)
- Must possess respectful, clear, and effective communication skills
- Able to work an average of 20-40 hours per week.
- Able to bend, climb, stoop, and stand an average of 5 hours per day.
- Able to lift 20-30 pounds.
- Able to use tools necessary for job.
In 1980, Homewatch CareGivers established its mission to preserve dignity, protect independence, and provide peace of mind to our clients and their loved ones by providing exceptional home care. By delivering high-quality caregiver services, Homewatch CareGivers helps improve the quality of life for those in our communities as well as provide meaningful employment opportunities. We offer employees a strong family-oriented culture and professional, accredited training that addresses relevant health and wellness issues. Homewatch CareGivers welcomes individuals into our family who are eager to continually learn in order to best serve customers’ evolving needs, and who demonstrate the passion for connecting people to the quality services they deserve.
Flexibility with you schedule
You have a life, we get it. We work with you to create flexible schedules to create a work life balance.
You talk. We listen.
You are the eyes and ears in the homes of clients. What you see and hear helps inform our clients’ experience and well-being.
We support you
Our comprehensive training provides you with the skills you need to be successful.
No extra paperwork
You will be able to use our caregiver app to manage your shift and provide feedback to the office.