Company: Stanislaus County Department of Workforce Developm
Posted on: May 16, 2022
Job DescriptionIf interested in this position, please make sure
you meet the minimum qualifications and submit your resume directly
to: email@example.com The Caregiver is a front-line position
acting as a representative of Caregiver to You and providing the
services offered by the company. The Caregiver duties are not
limited to those listed as the position has a wide scope of duties,
at times dependent on the client and always under the auspices of
the company. The Caregiver will mostly work independently of
co-workers or supervisors and therefore must balance good judgement
and initiative along with the policies of the company.
Duties:The following list of duties is a guideline of possible
duties to be performed independently or as a group of duties while
working with the client. Caregiver duties are not limited to those
- Companionship: One of the most important aspects of Caregiver
to You will be providing customers with a strong sense of
self-esteem and independence. Taking a genuine interest in the
client, their life and their environment will help create true
sense of companionship.
- Housekeeping, Kitchen Work, Laundry, and Pet Care: The
Caregiver will provide dusting, washing hardwood and flooring,
vacuuming carpets and furniture, changing bedding, scrubbing the
bathroom; pre-washing, washing, drying, ironing and folding
laundry; defrosting refrigerators/freezers; cleaning ovens/stoves
and china cabinets; caring for house plants; taking out garbage and
general tidying of living spaces as required or requested. It also
includes caring for pets including grooming, feeding, exercising,
walking, playing with and, cleaning up after the pet. The Caregiver
may also help with grocery shopping, preparing menus and meals,
cooking, baking, serving, assisting with eating, washing and drying
dishes and general tidying up is included.
- Personal Care: This including assisting with grooming needs
such as hair care, shaving, cleaning teeth/dentures; supervising or
assisting with tub baths, showers, sponge baths, and bed baths;
assisting with dressing and undressing; assisting with mobilization
activities including turning, transferring, exercising, and
walking; assisting with toilet and/or commode needs; assisting with
eating or feeding. It also includes reminding the client to take
their prescription medications. It does not include cutting of
toenails or fingernails, changing wound dressings, or assisting
- Transportation and Escort: A Caregiver may drive their vehicle
to transport a client to an appointment or errand only if the
Caregiver has written authorization from the company to do so. The
Caregiver may also escort the client to appointments or errands
providing a helping hand or shoulder to lean on.Minimum
- Per California Department of Social Services (CDSS)
requirements, must be a Registered Home Care Aide before working
with clients (requires Life Scan background check plus $35
registration fee to CDSS).
- Must have reliable transportation (not public transit) to get
- Must be able to read, write and speak English.
- TB clearance required (negative PPD or chest x-ray).
Abuse Reporting:Per California Health and Safety Code Section
1796.42, this position is subject to abuse reporting procedures.
Employees in this position will be informed of their
responsibilities to report abuse to the appropriate
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Keywords: Stanislaus County Department of Workforce Developm, Modesto , Care Giver, Other , Modesto, California
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