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Homemaker Companion - Per Diem

Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association | Concord, NH 03305

Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association

Homemaker Companion - Per Diem

Reporting to the Personal Home Services Supervisor, the Homemaker/Companion provides basic homemaking services and companionship for client's in their home.  


Essential Job Responsibilities:

Completing homemaking tasks such as dusting, damp/dry mopping, vacuuming, cleaning, kitchen appliances, and cleaning bathroom fixtures. 
Purchasing groceries for the client according to the client's shopping list.
Preparing and serving nutritious meals, according to the client's diet, likes and dislikes. 
Completing errands such as paying bills, dry cleaner, pharmacy pick-up, etc.
Washing, drying and folding laundry.
Mending clothing as needed (hand sewing, not alterations).  
Socializing with clients with warm supportive (not personal) conversation, reading, games, cards, etc.
Communicating clearly and courteously with others including client, family members, and other agency staff.
Practicing safe work habits.
Arriving on time to visits and completing visits within the scheduled time allowed.
Accurately documenting services provided to the client using a mobile device.
Attending Agency meetings and in-service programs.

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements

  • Graduate of a GED program or high school
  • Reliable automobile 
  • Automobile Insurance
  • Valid Driver’s license
  • Ability to meet all Post-Offer Pre-employment requirements (including physical capacity exam, background checks, etc.)
  • If hired, be available Monday-Friday for the first weeks of employment to complete the required training.
  • Ability to understand and carry out directions and instructions
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to read, write and speak English 


Work Environment
The employee will be exposed to a variety of uncontrolled work environments. The employee may be exposed to all kinds of weather conditions while driving to and from work assignments.  The employee may also be exposed to blood and bodily fluids, virus, disease and infection from patients and environmental hazards in the work environment.  The employee may be required to work extended periods of time using a mobile device.  

Physical Demands
This position requires the ability to frequently enter and exit and/or sit in an automobile for prolonged periods while commuting to work assignments.
Intermittent physical activity, including standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping and crouching as well as lifting and supporting patients.  
Ability to minimally lift up to 50 lbs.
Ability to frequently enter and exit and/or sit in an automobile for prolonged periods while commuting to work assignments.

EEO


Job Code: 1083
Posted On: 05/16/192019-05-16
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Home Care
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Per Diem
Pay Type: Hourly Wage
Similar Jobs: Within 25 miles of 03305, Home Care

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