Caregiver

We are a locally owned and operated Personal Services Agency serving Fort Wayne, Indiana. This position is for the role of Caregiver. As a Caregiver, you will assist with activities of daily life to keep the client as independent as possible at home. You will be responsible for demonstrating a high level of integrity and a positive attitude at all times. You must have a great work ethic, understanding that being present and punctual for scheduled shifts is essential. This position is a great way to serve and love your neighbor! Experience in a caregiving role is great, but not necessary to get started as you will be trained with your client and coached along the way. The hourly pay range in $11.50 - $14.50.

To apply, visit our website: www.susanshomesweethome.com > Join Our Team > Application

OR contact Andrea at: 260-433-1473 | andrea@susanshomesweethome.com

Thanks for your consideration!

Essential Job Duties:

Open communication with the Agency Manager and other caregivers working with your client

Good recordkeeping including completion of visit record form at the end of each shift, and a journal entry discussing your visit with the client. Also documenting any changes, or concerns about the client’s condition

Ability to follow the client’s service plan which will outline the client’s specific needs and expectations

Good time management skills

Provide a trusting relationship, companionship, conversation, and emotional reassurance

Promote good mental health by doing activities with the client that they enjoy such as: listening to music, reading, playing cards or other games, etc.

Mirror light exercises that are within the client’s ability

Remind the client to take medication (You will not be permitted to administer medication)

Assistance with transfer (From sitting to standing, in and out of bed, while moving about)

Standby or full assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs): showering, toileting, grooming, and dressing

Transportation and assistance with shopping and errands

Accompaniment, note-taking, and advocacy during doctor appointments

Light meal preparation

Light housekeeping

Contact Information

Name: Andrea Linson
Position: Administrator
Email: andrea@susanshomesweethome.com
Phone: 260-433-1473
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