Personal Care Attendant
Location: Multiple Locations
Department: Elder Service Plan
Job Type: Part Time
Job Class: Union
Union Name: SHLABOR -Laborers Local 381
Work Shift: Nights
Work Days: 11pm-7am; every other Friday
Date Posted: 09/03/2019
Requisition Number: hrq-89287
The Elder Service Plan of the Cambridge Health Alliance is a Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE). ESP of CHA serves adults 55 years old and older with chronic medical and mental health difficulties with the goals of achieving the highest level of community independence and preventing nursing home placement. ESP of CHA's high functioning interdisciplinary team works to fully integrate and coordinate medical and behavioral health care, community resources, and in home support services.
Assist participant in bathing, including complete, partial or sponge in tub or shower.
Assist or provide laundry service as assigned.
Ensure participant home/environment is clean and tidy to promote health and safety.
Communicate effectively with management, peers, and healthcare team members.
Complete daily home care or day center assignment, providing support and assistance with ADLs.
Completes mandatory annual education specific discipline ESP and CHA.
High school diploma or equivalent
At least one year working with an older adult population required
Experience working as a personal care attendant, home health aide, or other direct care professional preferred