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Personal Care Attendant at Redding

Redding - Brittany
Redding, CA
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Job Description

 

Pediatric Personal Care Attendant (PCA) - Full-time & Part-time available

Job Summary: Ridgeline Pediatric Day Health and Respite Services is searching for a qualified, loving PCA for our Redding 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. A PCA is very similar to a CNA but is custom trained by our staff to fulfill the needs of children with specialized health care needs. We encourage all CNAs to apply! This is a unique opportunity to help us open a new facility in Redding California and start an amazing career helping children!

Company Overview: Ridgeline Pediatric is a specialized care facility for medically fragile children ages 0-22. Ridgeline was established in 2005 in Grass Valley, CA and has facilities in Yuba City and Redding. We are opening a second facility in Redding in October 2021.

Facility Hours: Facility operating hours are M-F 8 AM – 6 PM. Open some weekends for 24-hour respite care. Closed on Sundays.

Reports To: Nursing Supervisor or Registered Nurse


Qualifications:

1.    Current CPR/ First Aid

2.    At least 2 verifiable references

3.    Clear criminal background

4.    Successful completion of the Ridgeline Pediatric training program.

4.    COVID-19 Vaccinated


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 client up to 50 lbs.

3.    Ability to communicate effectively with other staff, clients, caregivers and the general public;

4.    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 or a signed waiver.


Job Description: 

  1. Full-Time or Part-Time positions available.
  2. Must be willing to work up to 2 Saturdays a month.
  3. Provide direct care services under a skilled nurse to pediatric and adult clients with special health care needs.

4.    Turn and position the client in a wheel chair or bed.

5.    Assist with transfers and ambulation.

6.    Feed or assist the client with oral and tube feedings, prepare meals.

7.    Keep the client care area clean and free of hazards, wash laundry and change linens.

8.    Assist clients in the participation of independent and group activities.

  1. Must work well in a team environment.
  2. Paid training and competitive wage.
  3. Position available immediately


Compensation 

·     Hourly - $15-18 per hour DOE

·     Paid Training

·     Full Benefits after 30 days! Medical, Dental, Vision, Long-term disability and life insurance. Company covers 85% of Medical/Dental/Vision premiums for you and your dependents and 100% of the employee disability and life insurance premiums. Benefits available for full-time employees.

·     Company matching 401k. Eligible after 6 months. Company matches up to 4% of your salary.

·     Two weeks paid vacation your first year. Up to 5 weeks paid vacation based on longevity with the company.

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

If interested please email with your resume and cover letter. rgalen@ridgelinepediatric.com

Redding - Brittany

Address

Redding, CA
USA

Industry

Personal Care

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