• Direct Service Professional

    Posted: 11/15/2020

    Job details
    Salary
    $16 - $18 an hour
    Job Type
    Full-time
    Qualifications
      • Caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)

      • Criminal background check (Preferred)

      • CPR/First Aid Certification (Preferred)

     
    Full Job Description

    Are you interested in working as a home health care provider for disabled adults or elder Alaskans? Access Alaska's Fairbanks office is seeking reliable caregivers for full and part time positions in Fairbanks, North Pole, and the surrounding areas.

    • Do you consider yourself passionate, competent, and committed?
    • Are you interested in serving your community by performing meaningful work?
    • Do you have experience working with elders, veterans, or individuals who experience disabilities?

    We are hiring for our consumer controlled in-home, personal care service. Our mission is provide services to individuals who need care while promoting independence by empowering them to direct the provision of their care. Are you ready to join our team?

    Duties vary but may include assistance with the following tasks:

    *Bathing *Light Housework *Medication Reminders *Shopping *Dressing *Body Mobility *Laundry *Range of Motion *Meal Preparation *Wound Care *Personal Hygiene *Tube Feeding *Toileting

    Applicants must be 18 years of age and possess a valid CPR/First Aid certification (or have plans to obtain one once classes are made available again).

    Flexible schedules- Room to Grow- Medical/Dental/Vision insurance

    Now offering COVID Hazard Pay--an additional $2 per hour

    Contact us today! Call 907-479-7940 and ask for the hiring manager!

    Job Type: Full-time

    Pay: $16.00 - $18.00 per hour

    Benefits:

    • Dental insurance
    • Flexible schedule
    • Health insurance
    • Vision insurance

    Schedule:

    • Monday to Friday
    • Weekends

    Experience:

    • Caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)

    License/Certification:

    • CPR/First Aid Certification (Preferred)

    Work Location:

    • One location

    This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

    • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
    • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
    • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
    • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
    • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction

    This Job Is:

    • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
    • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
    • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
    • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
    • A job for which people with disabilities are encouraged to apply

    Duties:

    • Reading, writing, and carrying out directions
    • Providing companionship and supportive listening
    • Reporting changes in the health or status of the client

    Company's website:

    • accessalaska.org

    Company's Facebook page:

    • facebook.com/accessalaska

    Benefit Conditions:

    • Waiting period may apply

    Work Remotely:

    • No

    COVID-19 Precaution(s):

    • Remote interview process
    • Personal protective equipment provided or required
    Apply at: https://www.indeed.com/jobs?q&l=Fairbanks%2C%20AK&fromage=14&vjk=36804b2fd54efa8d