Caregiver (OMJ/MC)

Job ID: 234376338 Type: Full/Part time
Home Instead (OMJ/MC) | Dayton

Home Instead is hiring full-time and part-time caregivers with 2nd, 3rd and weekend shifts available. Work locations vary but are all in Montgomery County.

As a CAREgiver, you will provide a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their homes. These services are designed to stimulate, encourage and assist the clients. We generally will do companionship, light housekeeping, errands or incidental transportation. We also assist with services that are personal in nature and often include assistance with activities of daily living.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to lift, push or pull 25 pounds
  • Ability to bend, twist, stoop, kneel and reach
  • Ability to read, speak and understand English
  • Ability to adapt to various living environments and locations
  • Ability to treat and care for clients and their property with dignity and respect
  • Ability to communicate with clients in a friendly and congenial manner

Job Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to a positive living environment to enhance a client’s quality of life by providing loving and caring relationships
  • Report any significant changes in a client’s needs or living conditions
  • Provide companionship and conversation
  • Provide stabilization and assistance with walking and transfers
  • Meal preparation and clean up
  • Medication reminders and monitoring
  • Perform light housekeeping duties (dusting, vacuuming, making beds, changing linens, cleaning bathrooms, etc.)
  • Washing and ironing laundry
  • Running errands
  • Accompany to appointments, assist with setting up appointment reminders
  • Assistance with bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting and incontinent care
  • Performing other duties as assigned
  • Reporting your hours according to the office policy
  • Regularly communicating with the Client Care Coordinators and the office staff

Must have a current drivers license and car insurance
Must be able to pass motor vehicle background, criminal background, drug screen and physical exam

Workforce Specialist

Krista Kennedy 937-496-3036