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Posted on 05/01/2017

Visiting Angels South Elgin hiring CNAs and Caregivers

Visiting Angels - South Elgin, IL

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Base Pay Rate$10.00 to $15.00/Hour

Position TypeContact

Job Description

*VISITING ANGELS SOUTH ELGIN*
*PAID TRAINING - SOME OPENINGS PAY $15/HOUR*

Our home care agency is a franchise based in South Elgin.  Visiting Angels South Elgin has been in business for 13 years and are looking to hire ASAP! We're filling full-time, part-time, live-in, and hourly positions and all shifts are available throughout the area. We do our best to place our team closest to their homes.

*VISITING ANGELS SOUTH ELGIN HAS BEEN AWARDED 2017 LEADERS IN EXCELLENCE AND BEST EMPLOYER THROUGH HOME CARE PULSE*


We're currently servicing:

  • South Elgin
  • Elgin
  • St. Charles
  • Geneva
  • Dundee
  • Carpentersville
  • Huntley
  • Hanover Park
  • Streamwood
  • Bartlett
  • Hoffman Estates
  • Schaumburg
  • Roselle
  • West Chicago

Our Caregivers will:

  1. Assist care recipients with personal hygiene such as bathing, shampooing, shaving, oral care, toileting, incontinence support, dressing and grooming.
  2. Prepare nutritious meals within the care recipient’s diet and assist with eating, when necessary.  Wash dishes and clean up kitchen after each meal.
  3. Provide reminders to ensure care recipient takes medications per prescribed schedules.
  4. Assist care recipient with transfers, ambulation and exercises (if appropriate).
  5. Perform light housekeeping chores such as dusting, vacuuming, sweeping floors, spot mopping and general cleaning of rooms in which the care recipient spends his/her time and/or which facilitates clients’ self-care in the home.
  6. Launder care recipient’s bed linens and personal clothing on a routine basis.
  7. Assist care recipient in the bathroom or with the use of a commode, bedpan or disposable sanitary products.
  8. Tidy bathrooms after use by care recipient, rinse tub or shower after use, and wipe spills on sink or floor.
  9. Perform errands or incidental transportation as requested and per Agency policy.
  10. Provide cheerful, positive assistance at all times. Provide joyful companionship.
  11. Answer all care recipients’ calls and attend to their requests promptly.
  12. Meet the safety needs of the care recipient and use equipment safely and properly.
  13. Respect and honor care recipients’ desire for privacy as well as needs for socialization.
  14. Complete daily log book entries accurately and carry out assignments as requested and identified on the Agency Care Plan.
  15. Notify Visiting Angels office of any acute or pertinent changes in care recipients’ condition. Notify Visiting Angels of any safety concerns in the home.
  16. Report for duty, properly attired, at the assigned day, time and place. Stay for the entire duration of the scheduled shift.

In addition to flexible scheduling and competitive pay rates, we offer:

  • Competitive pay rates- $10-$15/HR, $160+/daily for live-in positions
  • Many schedules available (full-time/part-time, live-in/hourly, day/night)
  • Supportive staff and management to help you achieve your career goals
  • Up to 12 hours of paid training a year
  • Aflac

Job Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years old and a High School graduate (or equivalent). 
  • Must have a minimum of one year of documented experience providing care in a private home or alternate care settings. 
  • Must display good emotional and physical health and be able to tolerate much standing, bending, stooping to accomplish duties. 
  • Must be able to lift 25 pounds unassisted. 
  • Must be able to read, follow written and verbal instructions, and document simple, factual description of events in client log book. 
  • Willingness to adhere to Visiting Angels standard of providing kind, compassionate care to clients. 
  • Should demonstrate flexibility in acceptance of assignments and a cooperative attitude toward providing services. 
  • Must meet all Agency requirements including, but not limited to, initial and periodic criminal background checks and random drug testing.

*APPLY NOW TO BECOME A PART OF OUR CONSISTENTLY GROWING TEAM - 847 429-0100*

Application Instructions

Please give our office a call at 847 429-0100 if you would like to find out more about this opportunity.

Immediate Openings Available in the South Elgin office.

Applications and interviews by appointment only.

Wages range from $10.00 - $15.00 an hour.

 

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