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1 Rapp Rd Suite B
Albany, NY 12203
Serving Albany, Altamont, Averill Park, Berne, Bethlehem, Castleton, Cohoes, Colonie, Delmar, East Greenbush, Glenmont, Green Island, Guilderland, Latham, Loudonville, Menands, North Greenbush, Slingerlands, Troy, Voorheesville, Watervliet, West Sand Lake, Wynantskill

CAREGiver, Home Health Aide or Personal Care Aide - Albany

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Job Description


 
Home Instead Senior Care CAREGivers provide a variety of services that allow seniors to remain in their homes.  These services are meant to enhance the quality of life for seniors. Home Instead Senior Care CAREGivers help clients and their families meet the challenges of aging with dignity, pride, care and compassion. 
 
Primary Responsibilities:                                                                             
  • Reflect the core values an independently owned and operated Home Instead Senior Care franchise.
  • Contribute to a positive living environment to enhance a client’s quality of life
  • Document daily activities and report any significant changes in a client’s needs or living conditions
  • Maintain regular communication with supervisor and office staff
  • Provide Companionship & Home Helper services which could include:
    • Companionship and conversation
    • Providing stabilization and assistance with walking
    • Preparing meals and cleaning up meal-related items
    • Providing medication reminders and appointment reminders
    • Performing light housekeeping tasks (dusting, vacuuming, making beds, changing linens, cleaning bathrooms, kitchens, etc.)
    • Washing and ironing laundry
    • Running errands
    • Accompanying clients to appointments
  • Provide Specialized services which could include:    
    • Advanced Alzheimer’s/Dementia Care
    • Hospice Care
 
Secondary Responsibilities
  • Participate in company sponsored training and social events including CAREGiver meetings
  • Report hours according to office policy & communicate changes in availability in a timely manner
  • Participate in bi-annual J.D. Power and Associates Satisfaction Survey
  • Document client information in Client and Life Journal
  • May require you to run errands and provide incidental transportation for a client using your vehicle or a client’s vehicle.
  • Perform other reasonable duties as assigned
 
Essential Job Requirements:
  • Ability to lift, push or pull 25 pounds
  • Ability to bend, twist, stoop, kneel and reach
  • Complete a criminal background check, DMV check, pre-employment drug screen, 2 professional and 2 personal reference checks
  • Ability to withstand exposure to a variety of cleaning solutions
  • Ability to treat and care for clients and their property with dignity and respect
  • Ability to adapt to various living environments and locations
  • Ability to communicate with clients in a friendly and congenial manner

The Ideal CAREGiver would…
  • Be eager to enhance the life of a senior
  • Be capable of the job requirements
  • Possess a valid driver license and auto insurance
  • Have access to a reliable vehicle 
We have a variety of shifts available with competitive pay and benefits.  Find out more about this fulfilling career opportunity at homeinstead.com.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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Weekend Client Care Coordinator

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Weekend Client Care Coordinator

We are seeking a professional and caring individual to represent us in the community.  The position involves working directly with Aging Adults, CAREGivers and concerned family members as well as community professionals and dedicated employees.  Must have the ability to work independently.

Responsibilities
  • Perform Introductions
  • On call for service inquires
  • Instructing and assisting CAREGivers
  • Coordinating Care
Qualifications
  • Ability to work independently
  • Effective written and verbal communication
  • Must be flexible on the weekends
  • Problem solve
  • US Citizen or Green Card holder
  • High School Diploma
  • Preferably experience in a human services position and/or having worked with seniors

Home Instead Senior Care® offers many different types of in-home senior care that can be individualized to meet the needs of your family members. The Home Instead Senior Care network has been delivering in-home senior care for more than 20 years. All of our highly trained CAREGiversSM are bonded and insured for your peace of mind. Each CAREGiver completes a comprehensive training program to deliver individualized senior care with compassion.

"Senior Care" simply means care that does not involve nursing-type activities such as wound changes. In-home senior care provides practical support with a human touch. Our compassionate CAREGivers assist elder clients with common activities of daily living like showering, cooking and much more. CAREGivers even can help with errands and transportation.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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Weekend Staff Coordinator

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Weekend Staff Coordinator

The successful candidate will be able to coordinate scheduling service for our clients and CAREGivers, manage and prioritize multiple tasks, problem solve and function with a high level of confidentiality.  Must have exceptional phone and organization skills.  Must be able to handle a large call volume.   Most important must have empathy towards our CAREGivers and the Clients we service.  Sense of humor is a plus.

Responsibilities
  • Maintain and coordinate Client and CAREGiver Schedules
  • Answer all incoming calls
  • Monitor, mediate and log both client and CAREGiver activity and follow-up on assignments
  • Ensure that staff calendars are updated as needed.
  • Be able to give accurate directions
  • Ability to work in a very fast paced environment
Qualifications
  • High School Diploma
  • Preferably two years experience in some type of scheduling position
  • Experience with Microsoft
  • Effective written and verbal communication
  • Ability to listen and problem solve
  • US Citizen or Green Card holder
  • Home Instead Senior Care® offers many different types of in-home senior care that can be individualized to meet the needs of your family members. The Home Instead Senior Care network has been delivering in-home senior care for more than 20 years. All of our highly trained CAREGiversSM are bonded and insured for your peace of mind. Each CAREGiver completes a comprehensive training program to deliver individualized senior care with compassion.
  • "Senior Care" simply means care that does not involve nursing-type activities such as wound changes. In-home senior care provides practical support with a human touch. Our compassionate CAREGivers assist elder clients with common activities of daily living like showering, cooking and much more. CAREGivers even can help with errands and transportation.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.

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