Vitra Health Homemaker/ Housekeeper in New Bedford, Massachusetts
About the Role:
Our company is growing, and we believe that our employees are the key to our success! We are looking to expand our talented team of Homemakers to service our Aging Services Access Point (ASAP) clients in New Bedford and its surrounding neighborhoods. If you are a passionate, caring, motivated Homemaker who is looking to make a difference in the life of someone in your community, we encourage you to apply today!
We require all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. You may be exempt from this requirement if you qualify for a limited exemption because of a medical condition or a sincerely held religious belief. We will do our best to work with each and every individual to discuss their needs, exemptions, and necessary accommodations.
Benefits and Perks:
$16.00 - $19.00 hourly rates ($16 base and differentials based on region, experience, and certifications)
Monthly data expense stipend
Part-time and full-time opportunities with flexible scheduling
Paid training opportunities including CPR and Home Health Aide - HHA
Upward career movement and growth
Unique one-on-one care environment
$500 annual Wellness & Self Care Benefit for full-time employees
Health Insurance with a 75% employer contribution
Dental and Vision Benefits
Supplemental Benefits including; Life, Accident, Critical Illness and Disability Insurance
401K with a company match
Hiring Immediately - Offers made on the spot!
Our Homemaker position services clients that need assistance with Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs) but do not require assistance with personal care
Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs) are environment-focused and may include: meal preparation, light housekeeping, laundry, running errands, grocery shopping, etc.
Offer companionship to the clients
Provide medication reminders
Keeping notes and reporting any changes in health to your supervisor
Utilize the electronic visit verification system, Skedulo, mobile app to view and accept client assignments and complete the assignment including but not limited to: utilizing geo-track to track travel time and mileage, executing all forms/tasks/etc., and obtaining required signatures
Complete all required in-person training and competency evaluations
Any other duties as assigned
Region Servicing: Region 6
Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
Must be able to travel to clients within assigned region (minimum 20-mile radius)
Must have a valid driver's license and access to a reliable vehicle
Must maintain a working mobile device with cellular data access and downloaded Skedulo app with geo-tracking features enabled
Are current with CPR certification (this can be provided)
Those with a valid Home Health Aide - HHA or Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA certification are eligible for our Home Health Aide - HHA position
Have proven ability to behave with respect and compassion
Possess a professional and upbeat attitude
Personal Care Attendant - PCA, Group Adult Foster Care (GAFC) Caregiver or House Keeping experience a plus!
Vitra Health is a Home Health Care and Adult Day Health organization that specializes in the care management of adults and seniors. We are a rapidly growing company that was started to improve access to quality home health care services. We rate ourselves solely by the quality of care we provide our clients. We realize that our clients are someone's parent, grandparent, child, friend, or neighbor – we pride ourselves on never taking this fact for granted.