Caregiver / Personal Care Assistant (PCA) / Home Health Aide (HHA) - Alexandria, LA

A First Name Basis

  • Alexandria, VA
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 month ago
  • Apply easily
A First Name Basis Home CareofAlexandria, LAis looking to hire afull-time or part-time Caregiver / Personal Care Assistant (PCA) / Home Health Aide (HHA)to provide one-on-one care for seniors and individuals with developmental disabilities in their homes. Do you have exceptional people skills? Would you like to join adynamic teamfocused onmaking lives betterevery day? Are you looking for a part-time or full-time job withflexible schedulingthat you can work around other responsibilities? If so, please read on!

This Caregiver / Personal Care Assistant (PCA) / Home Health Aide (HHA) position earns$8.00 - $10.00/hour, depending on experience. We also offera hiring bonus, mileage reimbursement, direct pay every other Friday, health Insurance, dental, vision, 1.5X pay for holidays and overtime, and opportunities for career development. If this sounds like the right full-time or part-time home care opportunity for you, apply today!

ABOUT A FIRST NAME BASIS HOME CARE

Locally established and privately owned for over 13 years, we stand out as the leader for quality home care services in Louisiana and Mississippi. Our friendly caregivers provide 24/7 personal care for seniors and individuals with developmental disabilities in their homes. Our exclusive care management program allows clients to mix and match our services in order to build a tailored home care approach that fits their individual needs and gives their families peace of mind.

In order to hire and retain individuals who are professional, have Integrity, take initiative, and exude compassion, we work hard to facilitate apositive work culture.

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A CAREGIVER / PERSONAL CARE ASSISTANT (PCA) / HOME HEALTH AIDE (HHA)

As a Caregiver / Personal Care Assistant (PCA) / Home Health Aide (HHA), you get to help seniors and individuals with developmental disabilities stay in their own homes and live with independence and dignity. You do more than just assist with meals, light housekeeping, bathing, toileting, grooming, dressing, and appointments. While those tasks are important, you also provide companionship and socialization, as you support them in visiting with friends, attending events, or working on hobbies. You make sure that they are mentally stimulated, physically active, and well-nourished, encouraging independence as much as possible.

You also make sure that their homes are safe environments, reducing the likelihood of accidents and promoting a timely response to illness. You are meticulous about reporting any changes or concerns promptly. In this way, you provide real peace-of-mind for them and their families. Studies have shown that those who live at home and retain their independence are happier, healthier, and tend to live longer. And, you feel great about facilitating this for seniors and individuals with developmental disabilities through the part you play in our excellent home care services program!

QUALIFICATIONS FOR A CAREGIVER / PERSONAL CARE ASSISTANT (PCA) / HOME HEALTH AIDE (HHA)
  • Ability to pass a background check and drug screen
  • Valid driver's license and valid care insurance
  • Heart for working with the elderly
Are you flexible and patient? Do you have good communication and interpersonal skills? Are you reliable, punctual, organized, and able to effectively prioritize tasks? Do you have both empathy and a clear understanding of appropriate professional boundaries? Are you passionate about the rights of all to privacy, dignity, and well-being? If so, you might just be perfect for this Caregiver / Personal Care Assistant (PCA) / Home Health Aide (HHA) position!

FLEXIBLE FULL-TIME OR PART-TIME WORK SCHEDULE

We have various full-time and part-time schedules available according to the needs of each individual client.

READY TO JOIN OUR HOME CARE TEAM?

We understand your time is valuable and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this home care job working with seniors and individuals with developmental disabilities, please fill out our initial3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!

Location:71301 , 71302, 71303

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