HomeMaker in Columbia, SC at ResCare

Date Posted: 8/29/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Columbia, SC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/29/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: HomeMaker

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: HomeCare Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a HomeMaker.

About this Line of Business

As one of the industry's largest providers, HomeCare services offers care for more than 20,000 individuals across the country. We deliver quality, compassionate and highly individualized in-home care and support that helps seniors stay at home - all while maximizing their dignity, privacy and independence. Whether our clients are recovering from illness, injury or surgery, living with a chronic disability or dealing with the natural process of aging, our services are tailored to meet the individual needs of people of all ages, physical conditions and cognitive abilities.

HomeCare services include personal care and homemaking programs, professional nursing, geriatric care management, Alzheimer's/dementia care, respite care and other programs, as well as differentiated offerings in home monitoring with Rest Assured(R) Telecare that help reduce hospital visits and keep people in their homes longer.

As a(n) HomeMaker you will: 

  • As a Direct Care Professional (HomeMaker), you will have the overall responsibilities of performing personal home management tasks and ensuring client safety for the elderly, disabled or developmentally disabled in a HomeCare setting.
  • Performing home management functions such as light housekeeping, laundry, bed making, and cleaning,  shopping for groceries, planning, preparing and serving food/meals, and clean-up
  • Encouraging self-help activities
  • Communicating changes in client’s condition and any incidents of a reportable nature
  • Others duties as determined by client’s plan of care

Position Requirements

  • Ability to meet background and other state-specific compliance requirements 
  • Capable of working responsibly with highly confidential information 
  • Willingness to participate in on the job training 
  • Effective communication skills, professionalism, a strong focus on client respect and care are essential for success in this role.
  • Ability to problem solve and act quickly in emergency situations.

Additional Information

Additional open positions are available in the following counties:Richland SCLexington SCNewberry SCKershaw SC

Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

455 St Andrews Road Bldg A Suite 1 , Columbia, SC 29210-4486 USA 

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