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Caregiver

Residential Homecare Services Cincinnati, OH
  • Expired: 8 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Assisting individuals with developmental disabilities, in their home. Such as cooking, cleaning, medication assistance, doctor and dental appointments, community outings, recreational and leisure activities.

JOB SUMMARY:

The Direct Care Giver position provides support for adolescents and adults with developmental disabilities, assisting them in all aspects of daily life in a group home setting, including recreational activities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Assist consumer in the development of community living skills
  • Assist consumer in preparation of meals
  • Assist consumer in maintaining household
  • Assist consumer with toileting, dressing, grooming and personal maintenance
  • Assist in assuring opportunities for the consumer(s) within the home to participate in their own lives and to become part of the community to the fullest extent possible. This may include, but is not limited to:
    • Plan and participate in recreational activities of the residents own choosing
    • Identify and pursue outside interests, hobbies, involvements, and events
    • Develop, foster and maintain relationships with family and friends
  • Foster independence and maximize involvement with regard to all daily living skills through goal-directed, creative, imaginative and consumer efforts
  • Promote and protect self-worth, respect, and dignity
  • Provide supportive assistance in all aspects of residential direct care including but not limited to:
    • Administer medication, consistently and timely, following the medication administration procedures
    • Grooming
    • Hygiene and toileting
    • Meals (following menus and all nutritional and/or dietary guidelines)
    • Cleaning and laundry
    • Mobility
    • Exercise
    • Budgeting/spending
    • Individual therapeutic needs, as necessary
    • All individual health and safety needs
  • Provide support and maintain continued involvement with consumer especially with regard to:
    • Health, welfare, and happiness
    • Relationships
    • Interests, capacities, and talents
    • Social skills and activities
    • Goals, dreams, and aspirations
    • Preferences and choices
    • Respect and dignity
  • Transport consumer(s), as required Attend all Medical/Dental appointments
  • Maintain ongoing communication with the consumer, other treatment providers, and other program staff
  • Perform record keeping as required by CPS/DES/DDD/DHS and ESBF to include mandatory reporting of the incident report (IR) and Serious incident report (SIR)
  • Maintain familiarity with consumer’s profile and medical history, Individual Support Plan (ISP) and Behavior Treatment Plan (BTP) when applicable, including: running objectives, following skill plans and tracking data, knowing long term goals, knowing what works and what doesn’t for each individual consumer, results of all professional evaluations, team assessment summary and all related support information for consumer.
  • Maintain confidentiality of consumer(s) and protected information at all times
  • Maintain a professional and positive working relationship with consumer, other support staff and management team
  • Any other duties as assigned

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Adhere to and stay up-to-date on all Easter Seals Blake Foundation policies and procedures
  • Accurately report and maintain all work time in an online timesheet system
  • Maintain company assigned email account
  • Report to work timely and follow a specified schedule as directed
  • Complete and maintain any training or retraining as required

Residential Homecare Services

Why Work Here?

Awesome place to work. Lots of room to grow. Great pay, comfortable environment.

Address

951 NorthBend RD. Building A 2nd FL Cincinnati, Ohio 45224
Cincinnati, OH
45211 USA