In-Home Services of Evergreen is seeking an In-Home Aide

POSITION SUMMARY:  Provide care to individuals in their own homes who need assistance with daily living as a result of age, disabilities or other health issues.   Home care may include light housecleaning, laundry, meal preparation, transportation, personal hygiene, respite and companionship.  In Home Care Aides are responsible for ensuring that all service is delivered in a caring and respectful manner, in accordance with company policies and industry standards.

Reports to:  In-Home Scheduling Coordinator and In-Home Operations Manager

Responsibilities:
•    Assist with Activities of Daily Living:  bathing, dressing, general assistance
•    Ensure client’s safety in the home environment
•    Provide companionship:  Talk, listen, play games, share experiences
•    Provide meal preparation and routine housekeeping
•    Provide transportation to appointments, grocery store, and errands according to policy
•    Complete and maintain records of daily activities, observations and hours of service
•    Attend at a minimum 2 staff meetings per year and communicate with Supervisor

Qualifications:
•    Friendly and Compassionate
•    Be able to reach, stoop, kneel, crouch and lift 50 pounds and pass physical exam
•    Must have reliable transportation,  valid current driver’s license/insurance and acceptable driving record
•    Must be willing to work a varied schedule to meet client needs
•    Clean criminal and background record is required
•    Willing to serve clients located in Ottawa & Allegan County

Experience:
•    Prior work experience as an In Home Care Aide is desired
•    First Aid and/or CPR Certified is beneficial


Responsible to: Director of In-Home Services

Submit resume with interest to hr@evergreencommons.org