Visiting Angels of Frederick, MD
  • 09-Sep-2019 to 30-Nov-2019 (MST)
  • Casework
  • Frederick, MD, USA
  • $11 .00+
  • Hourly
  • PT / FT versatile

Please see job posting for list of extensive benefits.


HOURLY, NON-EXEMPT POSITION WORKING FLEXIBLE HOURS. BOTH PART-TIME AND FULL-TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE.

Visiting Angels Frederick is a local representation of a nationwide franchise. We provide in-home, non-medical companion care to seniors across Frederick County, enabling them to remain comfortable and independent in their own homes.

  • Perform work with a purpose.
  • Build your own schedule. 
  • Standard pay rates begin at $11/hour.
  • Great benefits available.
  • We develop and train our staff. 
  • Advancement opportunities available.

POSITION DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Understand, perform, and adhere to information and precautions contained in clients' Home Plan of Care.
  • Understand and adhere to company policies. Perform all specified company standard procedures.
  • Prepare and maintain records of clients' progress and services performed. Report changes in clients' conditions to supervisor.
  • Maintain absolute confidentiality of all information pertaining to clients and their families.
  • Follow supervisor instruction and demonstrate independence, competence, and discretion.
  • Report any and all employee or client incidents to supervisor immediately.
  • Conduct safety precautions including wiping wet floors and spills and removing potential hazards immediately. Report safety hazards such as frayed electrical cords, unsecured handrails, malfunctioning smoke or carbon monoxide detectors/alarms, defective equipment and/or environmental hazards to supervisor same day as observation.
  • Promptly respond and attend to client requests. Communicate effectively with all coworkers and Visiting Angels staff.
  • Exercise good judgment in accepting assignments. Work shifts as assigned consistently and reliably.
  • Engage in respectful social interaction with clients, including friendly conversation and empathetic support.
  • Demonstrate client respect, including of their privacy and property.
  • Exhibit positive attitude and behavior.
  • Provide companionship and socialization, including hospital or medical facility visits.
  • Perform no-contact care on an as-needed basis, such as:
    • Assist clients with personal communication skills.
    • Provide standby support to clients in bathing and dressing.
    • Offer reminders to clients to take medications in a timely and consistent manner.
    • Perform light housekeeping tasks, such as washing dishes, cleaning counters and surfaces, sweeping, vacuuming, mopping, changing bed linens, collecting and removing trash and recyclables, and laundry services.
    • Assist clients with laundry and bed linens.
    • Plan, cook, and serve meals, adhering to any dietary restrictions; clean workspace afterwards.
    • Assist with transportation needs in accordance with clients' Home Plan of Care.
    • Perform basic errands on behalf of client.
    • Provide additional services as needed, including pet care, gardening, non-financial paperwork assistance, and packing help.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 POSITION REQUISITES

  • Must be 18 years of age or older as of hire date.
  • Eligibility to legally work in the United States.
  • Possession of unexpired CPR certification.
  • Ability to possess and maintain negative results in a Tuberculosis test.
  • Possession of one (1) year's caregiving experience; caregiving experience with seniors preferred.
  • Possession of an associate's degree in Nursing or a related field or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Possession of unexpired CNA or GNA certifications preferred.
  • Experience with Generations healthcare scheduling system preferred.
  • Flexibility to work at least one weekend shift at least twice per month.
  • Flexibility to travel to, and work at, varying locations across Frederick County.
  • Consistent access to reliable transportation. If transportation includes operation of a motor vehicle, documentation indicating possession of a valid driver's license and unexpired automobile insurance must be provided and maintained.
  • Ability to travel in adverse weather conditions.
  • Ability to receive calls and texts remotely.
  • Ability to variably walk, sit, stand, bend, stoop, climb stairs, twist, reach, lift, and move throughout working hours.
  • Ability to lift and maintain control of 50 lbs. unassisted.
  • Ability to see and hear or use prosthetics that enable these senses to function adequately to fully meet position requirements.
  • Ability to maintain verbal and written communication with coworkers, management, clients, vendors, and other business associates within and outside of the company.
  • Ability to receive feedback gracefully.
  • Ability to maintain composure in stressful or emergency situations.

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS*

  • Industry-competitive wages with bonus and raise potential. Starting standard and special pay rates range $11 - 17/hour
  • Holiday pay for 7 recognized holidays
  • Paid travel time
  • Pay raise and promotion potential
  • Workplace culture of support and purpose 
  • Opportunity to build own customized, flexible work schedule and hours in accordance with company needs
  • 50% employer-paid health insurance
  • Up to 3% matching of employee 401(k) contributions with immediate 100% vesting
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) accrual
  • $25 annual employer contribution to employee H.S.A.
  • 100% employer-paid and -provided CPR (re)certification
  • Employee development program, including an array of free trainings 
  • 24/7 administrative support for staff 
  • Employee engagement programs including birthday recognition and gift card awarding

*Some exclusions apply; some benefits dependent upon employment tenure and status.

Please direct any questions or comments to Visiting Angels Frederick at (301) 418-6172 or recruiting.frederick@visitingangels.com

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