What we offer:
•Competitive pay starting rate•Health Insurance Plans after 120 days of full-time work
•Workers Compensation Insurance
•$250 New Hire Bonus (10 shifts)
•Overtime pay when applicable•Holiday pay
•Generous client and employee referral bonuses
•24/7 support from our professional office staff immediate cases and placement.
Our caregivers are the heart of our business. We are looking for caregivers that will take pride in providing quality care for our clients, as well as finding enrichment in developing in-depth relationships. This position allows for a full scope of interaction with the client in their home including assistance with their activities of daily living, maintaining a safe and comfortable home environment, and keeping them engaged with the outside world. Our technology platforms will help you do both. Use our new Care+ App on your smartphone to keep track of your work schedule, shift responsibilities, communicate with the office and family, and much more.
If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a high quality growing agency, consider a job with Homewatch CareGivers of South Orange. Our award-winning agency has received the prestigious Home Care Pulse Employer of Choice award for six consecutive years reflecting the high level of job satisfaction our caregiver's experience. At Homewatch CareGivers of South Orange we appreciate that you want consistent work, supportive management and the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of others. We are an accredited agency and our standards are high which leads to satisfied clients and more available work.
•Updated medical physical (within last 12 months) with 2-step PPD and MMR screening.
•Two (2) forms of ID: Driver's License, Social Security card, etc
•MUST have current New Jersey HHA Certification/ Valid Home Health Aide License from NJ
•1+ year of prior experience as a Caregiver, preferred but not required
•Able to pass a criminal background check
•NJ Residents only
•Excellent communication skills--good command of the English language
Job Description – Non Driver NEW
General Job Description
Caregivers provide personal and companion care services as
outlined in the Plan of Care to the agency’s home care clients. They are
supervised in the home by Nurse Supervisors who are responsible to insure they
are performing their duties in line with the standards established by Homewatch
CareGivers of South Orange, The Commission on Accreditation of Home Care
(CAHC), and the State of New Jersey.
Requirements: Caregivers must
· have a current NJ CHHA certification
· have a met all initial hire
requirements including medical documentation and references
· have a working cell phone and be
comfortable using it to complete administrative reporting
· have demonstrated the ability to
assist with all ADL’s including basic transfers
· have the patience and compassion
necessary to deal with dementia clients and/or challenging clients.
Hourly pay begins at $13.00 per hour. Weekend hours have a
$.50 per hour adder. Complex care cases
and/or dual care cases may be compensated with additional adders. Caregiver
hours are only limited by the availability of shifts and caregiver willingness
to accept shifts as offered. All hours over 40 hours in the work week (Saturday
thru Friday) will be paid as overtime hours (1.5X hourly rate). Mileage between
clients will be paid. Other benefits include Paid Time Off (PTO) and a variety
of insurance options including health care, dental, and vision care after
meeting eligibility requirements. Base pay will be reviewed for an increase
following the first performance review (typically between 90-120 days) and