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    Homewatch CareGivers of Oakland

    Job Description:

    Homewatch CareGivers of Oakland is looking for compassionate, reliable Certified Nurse Assistants, Home Health Aides, and Home Care Aides to care for our clients in their homes.

    Making in-depth connected relationships within the home care environment is the greatest reward for becoming an in-home caregiver. We are looking for Certified Nurse Assistants (CNAs), Home Health Aides (HHAs), and Home Care Aides (HCAs) to join our growing team and help to bring our unique care philosophy to life. Homewatch CareGivers offers you flexible hours, incentive programs, career advancement, paid mileage, and training unequaled in our industry. Whether you are currently working in this field or are ready to rejoin the workforce after taking time off for your own family, this is an incredible opportunity to feel great about your job and the impact it has on others. Use our new Care+ smart phone app to keep track of your work schedule, shift responsibilities, communicate with the office and family and much more.

    We are looking for CNAs, HHAs, and HCAs, ready to provide quality in-home care, but also to develop an enriching meaningful relationship with our clients. Our clients often require assistance with activities of daily living, but also require assistance staying connected with the outside world through social activities, appointments and errands; your role as a CNA, HHA, or HCA helps them to live life to their fullest. Our Care+ smart phone app keeps track of our client care plans, changes in ADL status and outcomes. This position allows for a full scope of interaction with the client in their home including assistance with their activities of daily living, maintaining their home environment, and keeping them engaged with the outside world.

    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.

Benefits:

  • Flexible hours, full time work available
  • Use our new Care+ App to track your work schedule, see caregiving responsibilities for each shift, help with family communication, and more
  • Competitive pay and Overtime opportunities
  • Advancement opportunity to team leadership positions
  • Online Training programs include 12 hours of paid annual coursework
  • On-going CEU’s available to maintain certification eligibility
  • Referral bonuses provided for exceptional caregiver recruits and clients

Duties of Homecare Aides/Companion Caregivers may include:

  • Light housekeeping
  • Menu planning, meal preparation and set up
  • Laundry and linen change
  • Transportation/shopping
  • Bathing and dressing assistance set up only
  • Safety and companionship

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Must be able to provide verification of any certifications held
  • Experience as a caregiver in a home care setting or skilled facility.
  • 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.
  • Must pass all background screening with satisfactory results.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
  • Must possess effective communication skills

Major Responsibilities

  • Responsible for assisting the agency’s clients with their personal care needs in accordance with the care plan.
  • Responsible for assisting clients with activities of daily living in a safe and beneficial manner.
  • Caregivers must be observant enough to recognize changes in their clients, and be capable of alerting the appropriate personnel when necessary.
  • Does not administer medication or perform any procedures requiring the knowledge or skills of a licensed nurse or registered therapist.

California Specific Requirements

  • Be registered on the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) online registry system located at https://secure.dss.ca.gov/ccld/hcsregistry/
  • Be fingerprinted and submit to CDSS through Live scan
  • Successfully clear a background check (submit Criminal Record Statement)
  • Possess a valid form of Identification (i.e. California Driver’s License)
  • Possess a Tuberculosis Clearance (no more than 90 days old) or if positive for TB, possess a chest x-ray indicating that they are free of TB
  • Complete the ongoing training requirement of 5 hours per year

Physical Qualifications

  • 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.

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Cities We Serve:
  • berkeley
  • emeryville
  • oakland
Zip Codes We Serve:
  • 94608
  • 94609
  • 94610
  • 94611
  • 94618
  • 94702
  • 94703
  • 94704
  • 94705
  • 94707
  • 94708
  • 94709
  • 94710
  • 94720