Companion Care for older adults INTERVIEWING NOW $13-$15/hr + Benefits


Job Type

Part Time

Salary

Details: $13 - $15 per hour plus benefits

Published:

05/15/2018

Address

52 Vanderbilt Ave
Floor 14
New York
NY
10017
United States

Description

Do you have a passion for improving the lives of older adults? Are you a good communicator who acts with compassion and empathy? If you answered yes, then we want to hear from you.


Apply Now https://renewalcare.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=22


Renewal Care specializes in delivering holistic, person-centered homecare to individuals with cognitive impairment and progressive memory loss. Our organization also has a special commitment to provide culturally competent care to the LGBT community. We are actively recruiting Companions to join our growing team of care partners.


While each assignment is unique, responsibilities may include:


• Providing companionship to seniors and people with memory loss and chronic health conditions in their homes (e.g., talking about their family, youth and work, discussing current events, creating artwork, reviewing photo albums, etc.)

• Planning activities outside the home and accompanying clients to keep clients engaged with the world (e.g., lunch or coffee, trips to museums, libraries, concerts, plays, or a walk in the park)

• Escorting clients to doctors' appointments

• Providing counseling and mentorship to family stakeholders and other Care Partners

• Running errands for clients and/or accompanying them (e.g., grocery shopping, pharmacy, etc.)

• Reminding clients to take their medications

• Doing light exercise with clients (e.g., helping with stretching routine)

• Assisting clients with technology (cell phones, remote controls, computer)

• Assisting clients in preparing meals and household chores 


We are proud to offer:


• Part-time and full-time work availability

• Flexible scheduling

• Paid time off

• Health insurance (for eligible employees)

• 401K Plans with matching employer contributions 

• Transit Benefits

• Paid ongoing trainings lead by experts in the field of aging 


Qualifications:


• Bachelor's degree preferred; artistic talents a plus

• High degrees of adaptability, empathy, compassion and patience

• Excellent communication skills; English fluency – listening, oral and written

• Verifiable professional references


Desired:

• Flexible schedule and availability – weekend availability a PLUS

• Experience working with older adults in a similar role

• Familiar with individuals with memory loss


Compensation ranges from $13-$15 per hour + benefits.


PLEASE APPLY ONLINE HERE: https://renewalcare.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=22


We encourage you to learn more about our work at www.renewalcare.org

Benefits

• Part-time and full-time work availability

• Flexible scheduling

• Paid time off

• Health insurance (for eligible employees)

• 401K Plans with matching employer contributions 

• Transit Benefits

• Paid, ongoing trainings lead by experts in the field of aging and memory loss

Level of Language Proficiency

English fluency - listening, oral and written

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

https://renewalcare.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=22

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE HERE: https://renewalcare.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=22




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