Hiring for Multiple Locations Including: Carrollton, Dallas, Garland, The Colony
Apply at www.goldenheartdallas.com under the 'Employement Application' tab at the top left of the website.
Hours for each location:
Carrollton 1:30p.m - 4:30pm M-F
Dallas/Garland 10am - 1pm MWF
The Colony 1:30pm - 5:30pm M-F
Dallas PRN 7am - 7pm 7pm-7am (CNA Only)
Place of Employment: Client homes, work sites outside of the client home as required and other work sites as required by Golden Heart Senior Care management.
Accountable to: Golden Heart Senior Care Director, Administrator, Manager, Supervisor or Nurse-in-Charge.
Job Summary: The Caregiver is a front line position acting as a representative Golden Heart Senior Care 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.
It should be noted that emphasis is for the Caregiver to involve the client in the care program to help provide the client with the basic standards of healthy living as follows:
Work Hours: This position may require various shifts at various times (including nights, weekends, and sleep-over) in one or more work sites.
Duties: The following list of duties is a guideline of possible duties to be performed independently or as a group of duties in the course of working with the client. The Caregiver duties are not limited to those listed.
One of the most important aspects of Health & Home Senior Care 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. Whether it is playing a favourite board game or card game, reading, taking a stroll or visiting with friends and neighbours, companionship provides the depth of our services.
B. Housekeeping, 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, cleaning up after the pet.
C. Kitchen Work
Grocery shopping, preparing menus and meals, cooking, baking, serving, assisting with eating, washing and drying dishes and general tidying up is included.
D. Transportation and Escort
A CAREGIVER may drive their car and transport a client to an appointment or errand 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.