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Good Samaritan Society In Home Caregiver-(M)Various Shifts in Muscatine, Iowa

Location: Good Samaritan Society Services@Home
Address: 1808 Mulberry Ave, Muscatine, IA 52761 USA
Employment Type: Part-Time
Shift: Various Shifts Available

Job Summary

Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service.

Job Responsibilities

  • This position provides care to assigned clients in a caring, safe and efficient manner and is responsible to perform the following according to agency standards, procedures and individualized client service plans.

  • Assists clients with dressing/undressing as defined by client service plan.

  • Provides personal hygiene care (oral care, hair care, shaving, nail and skin care, bathing, toileting and/or peri care) as defined by the client service plan.

  • Transfers and provides client positioning and support according to service plan. Assists clients with simple meal preparation.

  • Measures and prepares special diet according to service plan.

  • Assists clients with fluid and food intake. Assists clients to keep home area clean and orderly and assists with laundry as defined by the client service plan. Remind client of self-medication per service plan.

  • Reports any deviation of clients not taking meds per service plan. Understands and accepts emotional needs of each client.

  • Observes behavior changes and reports to appropriate staff. Adheres to applicable statutes, regulations and Federal program requirements regarding client abandonment.

  • Provides social interaction, conversation and activities that stimulate the mind. Meets clients’ requests or service plan requirements or assures that another person meets those requests in a timely manner.

Qualifications

High school education or higher education is not required to be hired into this job.

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Prior work experience with seniors or disabled individuals is helpful, but agency will train employees as needed.

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action

Division: _Department
Req ID: 30693

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