Daytime and Weekend Licensed CNA Caregiver Needed

Employer
Griswold Home Care Northern Virginia - East
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description COMPANY OVERVIEW Do you have a passion for helping the elderly? If so, you can find many exciting career opportunities at Griswold Home Care. As the pioneers of the non-medical home care industry, we have grown to over 200 franchised and company owned locations in the US. Since 1982, Griswold Home Care has helped clients remain comfortable and safe at home by offering extraordinary personal care, companionship and homemaking services. It's an exciting time to be a part of the care services industry and be appreciated for your dedication to others while realizing your own career goals. Strong performers have tremendous earning potential and unlimited professional development opportunities. CAREGIVER JOB DESCRIPTION Being a caregiver is a rewarding work opportunity that offers flexibility in your schedule and a competitive wage while making a difference in your community. Whether you are a lifelong caregiver, have been displaced from another job/field or have a great job and want to supplement your income, Griswold Home Care is always seeking the 'best of the best' caregivers! We are seeking experienced CNA Caregiver with DAYTIME and WEEKEND availability in the Alexandria, Arlington, Springfield, and Mclean Virginia area. Responsibilities: Assist clients with daily living activities Be a friendly and engaging companion Communicate ongoing care results and updates to relevant parties Collaborate with clients and families to provide the best care environment Light housekeeping and meal preparation, as needed to maintain a healthy and comfortable living environment CAREGIVER JOB REQUIREMENTS ​Qualifications: Valid CNA License in the Commonwealth of Virginia (or able to transfer license from another state - no exceptions). At least 2 years verifiable experience as a CNA Ability to pass a thorough Criminal and Background Record Check A minimum of 6 recent references (3 personal and 3 professional) Cleared fitness to work and 2-step PPD test Compassionate and caring demeanor Ability to build rapport with clients Excellent written and verbal communication skills Honesty, trustworthiness, reliability and patience with those in need Reliable transportation to client homes A valid driver's license if required by the client We hire only the best of the best! cna, certified nursing assistant, caregiver, companion, pca, hha, rn, registered nurse, lvn, licensed vocational nurse, healthcare, homecare, nurse, nursing, nurses, managed care, home care, cna Company Description Our founder, Jean Griswold, started Griswold Home Care, a caregiver referral company, after seeing the unmet needs of members of her church. The wife of a Presbyterian minister and living with Multiple Sclerosis herself, Jean founded the company on two principles; that quality care should be affordable and that professional caregivers should be highly respected and their profession should be elevated. We have helped families remain safe and independent at home since 1982 by referring professional caregivers who provide personal care, homemaking, and companionship services. We believe that everyone who wants to preserve their dignity by aging at home and receiving personalized attention should have access to exceptional home care at affordable prices with Griswold Home Care.