Personal Care Attendant for Private Pay
- Posted: over a month ago
Small nonprofit based in Berkeley centered around helping the elderly/disabled community stay independent and get the personal care they need.Job Description
Personal care includes assistance which supports and/or maintains the client’s health, safety, and independence and mitigates their need to engage emergency services (e.g. fire, ambulance, ER, nursing or other institutional care). Responsibilities include completing a range of tasks including, but not limited to, non-medical personal care, errands and household/domestic work.
⦁ Transfer assistance and postural repositioning to/from bed, wheelchairs, other vehicles, etc, excluding the use of mechanical lifting equipment when trained and documented as competent.
⦁ Assist clients with walking, including the use of walkers and wheelchairs.
⦁ Assistance with personal hygiene, including shower, tub or bed baths, assistance in shower, oral care, hair/skin care, use of toilet facilities, including bed pans, menstrual care and dressing.
⦁ Cooking basic meals, feeding, and assistance with self-administration of medications.
⦁ Household chores including, but not limited to, changes in bed linens and urgent light laundry.
⦁ Grocery shopping for diabetic food, errands, washing dishes when there are no clean ones.
⦁ Use Personal Protective Equipment and standard universal precautions at all times and whenever providing services to protect clients and self.
⦁ Record and report changes in the client’s physical condition, behavior or appearance to APS if necessary.
⦁ Maintain client confidentiality.
Must be okay with adult diaper changes.
IHSS providers are most welcome.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Pay Ranges from 16$-20$ per hour.
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