Direct Care Worker
Posted on Oct 22, 2019 by HELP Foundation, Inc.
A direct care worker provides a number of services depending on the needs of the individual; these might include running errands, helping patients move around their homes, counseling individuals on independent living, and administering prescribed medication.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Assists individuals in dressing, bathing, and completing basic hygiene tasks.
Oversees any required rehabilitation exercises.
Ensures that individuals take their prescribed medications.
Prepares meals that adhere to special dietary considerations.
Assists with light cleaning and housework.
Runs errands to the grocery store, laundromat, cleaners, drugstore, and other necessary locations.
Serves as a companion for those who live alone.
Organizes activities for patients
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Must have a valid Driver's License
Prior Experience a plus
Maintains friendly and open demeanor at all times
Set up alerts to get notified of new vacancies.
$10 - $10 Annual
$13.5 - $13.5 Hourly