Carlton Senior Living Memory Care--Personal Care Aide/Personal Caregiver (PCA) - Part-Time 1st Shift in San Jose, California
SUN-THURS ( 2-10PM)
Carlton Senior Living is looking for exceptional candidates to help our senior residents live their lives to the fullest. At Carlton, we believe that offering love, honor and care to our associates, translates to their love, honor and care for our residents and their families. Whether you have experience as a Personal Caregiver, Personal Care Aide, CNA, Home Health Aide, or simply wish to gain experience with the senior population, we would love to meet you!
Skills required to successfully perform the duties of a Personal Care Aide in Memory Care:
-Assist residents with Activities of Daily Living (including, but not limited to: dressing, changing, -assisting with continence care, escorting, bathing, etc). -Support residents diagnosed with dementia (including, but not limited to: re-directing to promote engagement, encouraging proper nutrient intake, engaging residents in socialization, aiding support when residents display difficult or challenging behaviors). -Encourage residents in social activities; accompany residents on outings; create a positive, comfortable environment for our residents and families.
Other requirements of our Personal Care Aides include:
-Bending, lifting, stooping, standing and/or walking an average of 7 hours per day. -Passing a DOJ background clearance, receiving a health screening, and obtaining a negative TB test (all provided by community). -Minimum high school diploma or GED, or equivalent experience.