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Personal Care Attendant at Auburn

Auburn
Auburn, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $15 to $17 Hourly
  • Other
Job Description

Ridgeline Pediatric in Auburn, CA is looking for one personal care attendant to join our 5 person strong team. We are located on 1121 Maidu Dr.. Our ideal candidate is attentive, punctual, and hard-working.

  • See below job description for further information.


Job Title:  Personal Care Attendant (PCA)


Job Summary: Ridgeline Pediatric Day Health and Respite Services is searching for a qualified, loving PCA for our Auburn facility. We are looking for the right person to add to our small caring team. If you love children and want to help those with special health care needs then this is the place for you! The Personal Care Attendant receives all training on site to become competent in providing direct client care under the direction of a skilled nurse.


Company Overview: Ridgeline Pediatric Day Health and Respite Services is a specialized care facility for medically fragile children and adults. We are looking for the right person to add to our small caring team. If you love children and want to help those with special health care needs then this is the place for you! Ridgeline was established in 2005 in Grass Valley, CA and has facilities in Yuba City, Olivehurst, two facilities in Redding, and a new facility opening in Auburn CA Spring 2022.


Facility Hours: Facility operating hours are M-F 7:30 AM – 6 PM. Open two weekends a month for 24-hour respite care. Closed Sundays.


Reports To:  Nursing Supervisor or Registered Nurse


Qualifications:


  1. Current CPR
  2. At least 2 verifiable references
  3. Clear criminal background 
  4. Successful completion of a competency evaluation program.


Requirements: 


  1. 1 year direct pediatric client care experience preferred but not required;
  2. Ability to lift, carry, bend, walk and reach as needed to perform client care and/or transfer of clients up to 50 lbs.
  3. Ability to communicate effectively with other staff, clients, families, caregivers and the general public.
  4. Maintain standard level of professionalism and a positive community representation
  5. A health examination within 90 days prior to employment or within 7 days after employment by a person lawfully authorized to perform such a procedure, with no restrictions to bending, lifting, pulling or twisting.
  6. Proof you are free of communicable disease
  7. TB test/ screening
  8. A valid California Driver’s license with proof of insurance plus access to reliable transportation
  9. Flu Shot
  10. COVID-19 vaccine and booster if eligible
  11. Weekly COVID-19 testing/ screening.



Job Description:


  1. Full time and/ or Part Time , depending on the clients needs and needs of the facility.
  2. Must be willing to work 2 Saturdays a month and or 12hr overnight shifts
  3. Provide direct care services under a skilled nurse to pediatric and adult clients with special health care needs. 
  4. Able to turn and position the client in a wheelchair, bed, mat bean bag etc...
  5. Assist with transfers and ambulation.
  6. Prepare meals, Feed or assist the client to eat orally or bolus tube feedings, assist or perform oral care and G- tube care.  
  7. Perform all ADL care for the client or assist as needed to include but not limited to peri care/toileting 
  8. Keep the client care area clean and free of hazards, perform general housekeeping duties like wash laundry and change linens. 
  9. Assist clients in the participation of independent and group activities.
  10. Must work well in a team environment. 
  11. Must be able to travel to different facilities for training.
  12. Be receptive and take guidance and direction from supervising RN/ LVN.
  13. Maintain a standard level of professionalism and positive community representation.
  14. Position available Spring 2022


Compensation


  • Hourly - $15-17 per hour DOE
  • Paid Training


Please visit www.ridgelinepediatric.com for details on our facility.


If interested please email with your resume and cover letter.

bdyer@ridgelinepediatric.com and or clyman@ridgelinepediatric.com

 

Core Values: Play, Respect, Integrity, Compassion, Excellence, Love


We are looking forward to receiving your application. Thank you!

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