BrightStar Care Caregiver - DSP/PCA in Lafayette, Indiana
Are you looking for a home care job where you can make a difference in people’s lives? Do you want to work for a home care agency that truly cares about you, where you can shine? Do you want to become a Certified Home Health Aide? We are proud to offer you the opportunity to pursue your passion at your own level, on a flexible schedule, and with the recognition and benefits, you need. Come work for us and see how BrightStar Care of Lafayette employees uphold A Higher Standard. We are looking for caregivers, in Lafayette and the surrounding area. Pay starts at $10 per hour with a raise every month for the first year (certain qualifications must be met) and we will also pay for you to become certified (waiting period may apply). What We Offer At BrightStar Care, we value each of our employees and care about their well-being. We strive to provide best-in-class benefits packages, including: * Weekly pay w/ direct deposit * PRN Positions available * Travel time reimbursement * Flexible schedule * We promote from within * HomeCare Pulse Employer of Choice * Joint Commission accredited * Monthly Raise * We offer flexible work schedules on a variety of home and facility assignments, procedures, and treatments * Weekend and evening opportunities, in-home and facility-based Responsibilities * Various personal care services as necessary to meet the client’s or patient’s needs * Assisting with daily tasks, including but not limited to: feeding, meal preparation, linen changes, light housekeeping, transportation to doctor appointments, outdoor activities, and shopping * Assisting client with active and passive mobility work defined by the plan of care, and documenting observed changes to the Director of Nursing Requirements * High school diploma or GED * Minimum one (1) year of documented caregiver, home care assistance experience is required * Certified CPR and negative TB skin test or chest x-ray * Licensed driver with the insured and reliable automobile with proof of insurance * Adhere to HIPPA and maintain client confidentiality * Ability to read, write, speak and understand English and communicate effectively * Must be able to stand walk, squat, bend, kneel, reach, twist, push and pull. Varied assistance is required depending on the mobility of the client. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at BrightStar Care of Lafayette. BrightStar Care of Lafayette does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodations.