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At Peace Inc. Home Care Personal Care Assistant in Las Vegas, Nevada

less thandiv style="text-align: center;">less thanspan style="font-size:14px;">less thanstrong>***VETERANS HIGHLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY***less than/strong>less than/span>less thanbr>iless than/div>less thandiv>less thanspan style="font-size:14px;">less thanstrong>Descriptionless than/strong>less thanbr>Personal Care Attendants provide service to individuals in their own homes and communities, who need assistance caring for themselves as a result of old age, sickness, disability and/or other inflictions. Personal Care may include assistance with the activities of daily living, housecleaning, laundry, meal preparation, transportation, companionship and respite,less thanbr>Personal Care Attendants are responsible for ensuring that service is delivered in a caring and respectful manner, in accordance with relevant Agency policies and industry standards.less thanbr>less thanstrong>less thanu>Reporting Relationshipless than/u>less than/strong>less thanbr>- Reports to Supervisorless thanbr>less thanstrong>less thanu>Responsibilities/Activities:iless than/u>iless than/strong>Assist with the activities of daily living and personal care including:less thanbr>- bathing - shaving - ambulation- mouth care - dressing - respiteless thanbr>- hair care - feeding - toileting- nail/skin care - positioning - medication remindingless thanbr>- laundry - transferring - shopping/meal preparation-light housekeeping - glucose test - blood pressure monitoringless thanbr>Ensure clientis safety and security by supervising the home environmentless thanbr>- Teach/perform meal planning and preparation, routine housekeeping activities such as making/changing beds, dusting, vacuuming, washing floors, cleaning kitchen and bathroom, and laundryless thanbr>- Provide companionship including social interactions, conversations, emotional reassurance and encouragement of activities that stimulate the mindless thanbr>- Provides respite care for families in accordance with care plansless thanbr>- Perform/assist with essential shopping/errands, which may include handling the clientis money in accordance with the care plan and under the observation of the Supervisorless thanbr>- Assist clients with following a written, special diet plan and reinforcement of diet maintenance, which is provided under the direction of a Physician and as identified on the care planless thanbr>- Escort clients to medical facilities, errands, shopping and outings as specified in the care planless thanbr>- Assist clients with communication by writing or typing correspondence for them or researching information for themless thanbr>- Participate on the Care Team by providing input and making suggestionsless thanbr>- Ensure service is delivered in accordance with all relevant policies, procedures and practicesless thanbr>- Monitor supplies and resources.less thanbr>- Evaluate the program and make recommendations to it, as indicatedless thanbr>- Follow the written care planless thanbr>- Carry out duties as assigned by the Supervisorless thanbr>- Observe clients and their environments and reports unsafe conditions to Supervisorless thanbr>- Observe clients and their environments and reports behavior, physical and/or cognitive changes and/or changes in living arrangements to Supervisorless thanbr>- Complete and maintain records of daily activities, observations, and direct hours of serviceless thanbr>Attend orientation, in-service training sessions and staff meetings.less thanbr>- Develop and maintain constructive and cooperative working relationships with others.less thanbr>- Make decisions and solve problemsless thanbr>- Communicate with Supervisor and co-workersless thanbr>- Observe, receive and obtain information from relevant sourcesless thanbr>- Performs other duties as requiredless thanbr>less thanstrong>less thanu>Required Knowledgeless than/u>less thanbr>-less than/strong> Knowledge of personal care and home management skillsless thanbr>- Knowledge of principles and processes for providing cl