CAREGiver Jobs in Oak Park & Surrounding Areas
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Careers in Home Care
Home Instead is looking for caring and compassionate CAREGivers to become a part of our team and join our mission of enhancing the lives of aging adults throughout our community. Home Instead provides a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their home and meet the challenges of aging with dignity, care and compassion. We are looking for Come-&-Go and Live-in Caregivers to work a variety of shifts. Come & Go Caregiver: $14.00 per hour Live-in Caregiver (per work week/Sunday - Saturday) 3 days or less $182.00 per day, 4 days $203.00 per day, 5 days $217.00 per day Duties include, but are not limited to: Companionship and conversation Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation Medication and appointment reminders Running errands Assistance with grooming and bathing/shower Assistance with toileting and incontinence issues Alzheimer’s or Dementia Care **Home Instead is licensed by the state of Illinois, which requires ALL Employees to be fingerprinted through the Illinois State Police and attend 8 hours of annual training to active working Caregivers. All training provided by Home Instead.** Requirements to be a CAREGiver: At least 21 years of age and have a valid driver's license and reliable vehicle At least 6 months experience working in a Nursing Home or Healthcare Agency environment for adults Ability to speak and hear English clearly in person and on the telephone Ability to read and write English Ability to lift 25 lbs: bending, twisting, kneeling, reaching, pushing, pulling and carrying Ability to treat and care for seniors and their property with dignity and respect Ability to communicate with clients in a friendly and congenial manner Complete a criminal background check and drug screen DMV check Find out more about this fulfilling career opportunity at homeinstead.com.Each Home Instead franchise is independently owned and operated.