Elisabeth House - Care like family!
We invite you to become part of our team! We have open positions and are looking for the very best to support clients in their homes. Whether you are looking to get started in a home care career or are an experienced aide, we have something for you. Shifts are available throughout the metro area. We will consider your availability and preferred locations when setting up your schedule. We provide caregivers competitive pay, training and benefits, as well as opportunities for advancement. Orientations happen each week.
• Personal Care • Provide assistance with: bathing, dressing, grooming, nail /skin care, back care, foot care, shampoo, oral hygiene, ambulation, transfers, range of motion exercise, safe use of equipment and assistive devices (wheel chair, walker, crutches, cane), change of position, with toileting, commode, incontinent care, meal planning, preparation, and assistance with feeding • Taking and recording vital signs • Measuring and recording weight • Companion/Sitter/Household Management • Provide companionship and respite services for family • Perform homemaking activities which include (but are not limited to): vacuuming, dusting, sweeping or mopping floors, doing dishes, changing bed linens, doing laundry and cleaning bathrooms • Medication Reminders including certified care services if authorized by nurse Qualifications/Educational Requirements: • High school graduate or G.E.D certificate • Successful completion of a state-approved Certified Nursing Assistant or Home Health Aide course • At least six months experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant or Home Health Aide (in homes or facilities) • Be listed in good standing on with the Maryland Board of Nursing • Achieves a minimum score of 80% on competency exam (Home Health Aide Test) • Meets passing criteria on DEARS Ethics test • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English as needed for the job • Possess a valid driver's license and have use of an insured automobile or access to adequate transportation for the job