Experienced PCA

Farmington Valley
Avon, CT 06001
United States
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Job Description


Live your best life possible by helping others live theirs. Our Caregivers are the heart and soul of what we do. At ComForCare, we like to celebrate successes and have fun while building meaningful relationships. Join our team and be a part of a certified Great Place To Work®
 
Let our caregivers tell you how we put our caregivers first:
"Great job when you are family oriented. Comforcare will work with you when you have family issues, attend classes or planned vacations. They reward employees when they go above and beyond normal duties.” 
 
What you’ll be doing:

  • Assist with daily activities to help clients stay independent and in their own homes.

  • Provide assistance with personal care.

  • Assist with mobility, transfers, and range of motion exercises.

  • Provide transportation for errands and appointments

  • Handle meal planning, preparation, and feeding.

  • Provide companionship and respite services for the family.

 
 What we’re looking for:

  • A passion to serve and help others live their best lives possible.

  • A state Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or Home Health Aide (HHA) certification would be preferred

  • Hoyer lift experience is a plus

  • A negative TB skin test or chest x-ray is required

  • Drivers license with insured and reliable automobile (preferred)

  • Dementia/ Hospice including end-of-life experience a plus

  • A minimum of one year of documented experience required

  • Pass a drug test and background check

  • Hospice including end-of-life is beneficial.


Immediate Shifts are available in Avon, Simsbury, & Granby areas including surrounding towns. We will consider your availability and preferred locations when setting up your schedule.



Benefits



  • Shift differential will be paid for weekend hourly and/or shifts shorter than 4 hours

  • Paid training

  • Simple IRA

  • Paid time off

  • Direct deposit/ bi-weekly pay

  • Free continuing education

  • Time and a half pay for working any of 9 major holidays

  • Flexible schedule

  • One on one care

  • Working for a family-owned company

*Each office is independently owned and operated.    License #0000579



Compensation: $16.00 - $18.00 per hour









Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran.



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