DESCRIPTION: Riverside In-Home Private Care in Gloucester and Newport News VA is looking for Personal Care Aides to work in patient homes. Provides services such as bathing, dressing, assisting patient with walking/transferring, meal preparation, medication reminders, errand services, grocery shopping, companionship, transportation, some light housekeeping and other private duty services as assigned. Also must have satisfactory results for Background check per guidelines. If you would like to make a difference in the lives of our patients apply today!
EDUCATION: Personal Care Aide Certificate required. High School diploma or GED preferred. Holds a certificate of completion from an approved personal care aide training program with preferred registration by the Virginia Department of Health Professions or DMAS
LICENSURE: Current, valid driver's license, proof of appropriate vehicle insurance coverage and acceptable driving record required upon hire and to be maintained during employment. Must also have reliable transportation to make visits to patient homes each day.
EXPERIENCE: Prior experience in health care preferred but not required.
HOURS: Shifts available for days, evenings and nights. Every other weekend required and holidays as assigned based on departmental needs.