Our office is located at:
837 E 162nd St, Suite 1,
South Holland, IL 60473
We are in need of Homemakers/Caregivers to service Chicago North, South and West Side, South Holland, Calumet City, South Side, South Suburbs
$13 per hour
Must Have requirements
MUST have High School Diploma/GED
Must be reliable and have a proven performance record.
Must be listed on the IDPH Healthcare Worker Registry with fingerprints done
Must have a Current Physical Exam with TB Testing done
Must have at least 1 year of RECENT caregiver experience with an reputable agency
CNA a plus
Must be at least 18 years old
Demonstrate ability to read, write, and follow a written Plan of Care and document tasks performed.
Be self-directed and work with minimal supervision.
Demonstrate dependability, tact, patience, and the ability to follow instructions.
Demonstrate good interpersonal communication skills.
Observation of client functioning and reporting changes to his/her supervisor or employer.
Functions within the limitations of the individual assignment.
Attends to the client's requests promptly.
Assistance with activities of daily living and personal care.
Provides companionship, socialization, and housekeeping services.
Assists with medication reminding. Which can include:
Inquiries as to whether medications were taken.
Verbal prompting to take medications.
Handing the appropriately marked medication reminder container to the client.
Opening the appropriately marked medication reminder container for the client if the client is physically unable to open the container.
Assists with meal planning, purchase of food, and food preparation.
Assists clients to live in a clean and safe environment:
Cleans bathrooms and kitchen, including stove and refrigerator.
Personal errands, per client and Agency request.
Vacuuming and dusting.
Changing bed linens.
Knows and follows infection control policies including proper hand washing techniques.
Maintains appropriate communication with supervisory staff and with all members of the interdisciplinary team.
Documents care given and pertinent observations accurately as directed by the home service coordinator.
Treats clients and families with respect. Maintains confidentiality.
Accepts and fulfills assignments with the Agency. Exercises judgment in accepting assignments.
Attends required in-service programs per Agency policy.
United States (Required) (W2)
Shiloh Healthcare Services Inc