We accept applications for open positions. We don’t keep resumes on file, so please resubmit your resume for any new position you qualify for. We are an equal opportunity employer.Title: Personal Care Aide - Rochester, NY
Job Type: Personal Care Aide
Department: Home Care Services
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Are you an independent and organized Direct Support Professional? Do you enjoy working one-on-one with individuals?
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc.'s Licensed Home Care Services Agency (LHCSA) is looking for enthusiastic and dedicated Personal Care Aides to join our team!
Responsible for assisting Agency's participants with their personal care and hygiene in accordance with the Personal Services' Care Plan and assisting participants perform activities of daily living in a safe and beneficial manner. Work under the supervision of the Registered Nurse or licensed therapist in accordance with NYSDOH Regulations.
Full health care coverage available
Evening, overnight and weekend hours
Paid training for all certifications!
Stable case load – get to know your individuals!
Raises and bonuses available based on performance
No uniforms required!
Oversee and maintain the wellbeing of the individuals Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. serves
Provide assistance to individuals with a variety of personal care activities, innovated activities of daily living and independent activities of daily living
Assist participants with housekeeping tasks including planning and preparing meals, feeding, light housekeeping, and other tasks as needed
Assist participants in safety needs with use of equipment (side rails, foot stools, wheel chairs, etc.)
Follow the PCA/HHA Care Plan and Activity Sheet
Observe the client and report any changes or questions regarding his/her condition and report any changes or questions regarding care to the Director of Home Services.
Complete all Agency records and reports according to Agency policy and procedure.
Accurately document services provided in accordance with Agency policy on the day services are rendered. Ensure documentation is legible and submitted appropriately
PCA: Attend and participates in twelve (6) hours of in-service training annually: HHA: attend and participates in twelve (12) hours of in-service training annually staff meetings, Quality Improvement activities and other meetings as requested.
WHAT YOU NEED
High school diploma or a GED
Current certification from NYS Health Department-approved Personal Care Aide training program and successful completion of competency testing
Prefer minimum six (6) months experience as a certified nursing assistant or home health aide.
Must be 18 years of age or older
Reliable means of transportation and a valid NYS Drivers' License
Ability to read and write English
Ability to work independently and good time management
Shifts are scheduled by supervisor to facilitate 7 days a week coverage (including weekends and holiday rotation)
Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. Employment Requirements
All Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. employees must have:
- A valid NYS driver license
- Reliable transportation
- The ability to lift, transfer and move 50 lbs
- A high school diploma or Equivalent.
Apply in person Monday-Friday, 8am-3:30pm.
You may also apply by fax or email.
2 Townline Circle
Rochester, NY 14623