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Home Care Aide

Lansdale, PA
Expired: over a month ago Applications are no longer accepted.
  • $18 to $22 Hourly
  • Part-Time
Job Description

Vets for Vets Home Healthcare is looking for an experienced and compassionate Certified Nurse Aide/Home Health Aide to provide essential care and support to veterans in need of in-home supportive care services. We are looking to fill both full-time, part-time, and per-diem day and night shift positions. Our most qualified candidate will be someone with a strong passion for serving our nation's heroes and a commitment to providing the highest quality of care.

Qualifications/Educational Requirements:

  • Active state-approved certification as a Certified Nurse Aide or Home Health Aide.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience working with seniors, disabled or veteran populations is preferred.
  • Ability to effectively communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Current CPR certification (required)

Training Requirements:

  • Completion of a state-approved nursing assistant or home health aide training program.
  • Must maintain continuing education requirements as mandated by state regulations.

Travel Requirements:

  • Must be able to reliably commute or relocate to North Wales, PA for this job (Deal breaker)
  • Must posses a valid PA state Drivers License

Competency Requirements:

  • Ability to understand and follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Ability to provide personal care and support services as directed by a licensed nurse.
  • Ability to provide a safe, clean and healthy environment for veterans.
  • Ability to demonstrate empathy, patience and compassion in caring for veterans.

Responsibilities/Essential Functions:

  • Assist patients with daily mobility and transfer activities such as moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles
  • Care for patients by changing bed linens, doing laundry, cleaning the home, or assisting with personal care as necessary to maintain a clean and safe environment.
  • Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor and other members of the healthcare team
  • Build relationships with patients by conversing or reading aloud to help keep them mentally healthy and alert
  • Engage patients in exercises or other activities
  • Provide personal care and hygiene support, including bathing, grooming, toileting and dressing.
  • Monitor vital signs and report any changes to the Clinical Manager.
  • Provide medication reminders and assist with self-administered medications, as directed.
  • Prepare meals and assist with feeding as needed.
  • Provide companionship and support to veterans and their families.

Work Elements:

  • Physical Demands: This job may require prolonged standing, walking, and repetitive motions. Physical abilities required include fine motor skills, reaching, pushing and pulling at least 50 pounds.
  • Environmental Conditions: The job may require working indoors and outdoors and may include exposure to communicable diseases, hazardous materials, and dangerous equipment.

Physical Elements (reasonable accommodations can be made if needed):

  • This job may require working in a home environment with a variety of animals and possible exposure to second-hand smoke.
  • Clear speech and hearing (or alternative communication)
  • Ability to operate office equipment and to function in an office environment
  • Physical ability to perform job duties
  • Ability of transportation from job sites

Join the team at Vets for Vets Home Healthcare and make a positive impact in the lives of our nation's heroes. Apply today!



Lansdale, PA
19446 USA



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