Personal Care Assistant

Industry

Health and Safety

Advert ID

USA_517373

Location

Hurricane

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Charleston, WV - Professional - (USA) 503 Pennsylvania Avenue (Professional) WV Charleston , WV 25302

ContactNumber

304-757-9589

Job Description

Great people deserve a great place to work and Manpower Healthcare is hiring multiple Caregivers in Hurricane, WV!

Do you enjoy working with the elderly? Do you have prior healthcare experience? If you answered yes, then Manpower wants to speak with you about a contract assignment at a regional assisted living facility in Hurricane, WV.

What does a Personal Care Assistant do?

Performs non-professional direct patient care duties under the supervision of nursing personnel and assists in developing and keeping a positive physical, social, emotional and spiritual environment for residents.

As a Personal Care Assistant, you will :

* Work with patients to ensure they feel safe and taken care of

* Assist residents with daily bath and dressing, grooming, dental care, bowel & bladder functions

* Preparation and assistance with activities, personal reminders (i.e. medical appointments) and basic room care

* Provide functions as directed by supervisor to take daily and ongoing records

o Vital signs, weight and measure residents

* Prepare residents for meals and snacks

* Maintain resident confidentiality; treat residents with kindness, dignity and respect

* Provide table service to residents during applicable meal periods

* Provide daily light housekeeping

* Attend and participate in orientation, state required training, educational activities and staff meetings

* Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

* High School education preferred.

* Must be 18 years of age or older.

* Completion of training program for certification (CNA preferred not required).

* Previous experience with geriatric nursing preferred.

* Knowledge of procedures and techniques involved in administering basic first aid and resident care.

* CPR certification preferred

* Basic understanding of aseptic and sterile techniques.

* Good physical and mental health

* Eagerness and positive attitude toward working with the elderly.

* Must have upper body strength adequate to bend, lift, shift, move, and/or assist in moving articles of more than seventy-five pounds.

* Must be able to squat, reach, and stretch without distress. Must be able to tolerate extended periods walking, standing.

Who is Manpower?

Locally owned, but globally connected, Manpower is a full-service human resource staffing and recruiting company. Manpower connects qualified candidates with regional employers throughout West Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky and surrounding. Manpower is the largest staffing & recruiting provider in the region. Manpower has your job search covered!

Manpower is an EEO/AA/ADA/Veterans employer.

For more information - call or text 304.757.7589