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Direct Care Professional

Graceful Care Living
211 Garnier Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15215
$13.50 - $18.00 an hour - Part-time, Full-time

Location

211 Garnier Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15215

Benefits
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  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program

Full job description

Job Title: Direct Care Professional at Graceful Care Living

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Company: Graceful Care Living

About Us:

Graceful Care Living is a well-established and reputable 52-Bed personal care home dedicated to providing compassionate and high-quality care to our residents. We are committed to creating a warm and welcoming environment for our residents while ensuring their safety and well-being.

Job Description:

As a Personal Care Assistant at Graceful Care Living, you will play a crucial role in providing daily assistance, support, and companionship to our residents. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, grooming, and meal preparation.
  • Monitoring and administering medications as prescribed.
  • Engaging residents in social and recreational activities to enhance their quality of life.
  • Maintaining a clean and safe living environment for our residents.
  • Communicating effectively with residents, their families, and our healthcare team.

Qualifications:

To be successful in this role, you should possess the following qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • A genuine passion for caring for seniors and improving their quality of life.
  • Experience in personal care or a related field is a plus but not mandatory.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.

What We Offer:

At Graceful Care Living, we value our employees and offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive salary and opportunities for advancement.
  • Comprehensive training and ongoing support.
  • A positive and collaborative work environment.
  • The satisfaction of making a meaningful impact on the lives of our residents.

How to Apply:

If you’re compassionate, dedicated, and looking to make a difference in the lives of seniors, we would love to have you join our team. To apply, please submit your resume and a brief cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and why you’re interested in working at Graceful Care Living.

Note:

Graceful Care Living is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other status protected by law.

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Responsibilities:
- Provide direct care and support to individuals with developmental disabilities, ensuring their safety and well-being.
- Assist with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, grooming, and meal preparation.
- Administer medication and monitor vital signs under the supervision of a nurse.
- Implement and follow individualized care plans for each resident.
- Promote independence and encourage participation in social and recreational activities.
- Maintain a clean and organized living environment for residents.
- Respect and uphold the rights of residents, ensuring their privacy and dignity.
- Adhere to HIPAA regulations to protect the confidentiality of resident information.

Qualifications:
- Previous experience in patient care or senior care is preferred but not required.
- Compassionate and caring attitude towards individuals with developmental disabilities.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
- Strong attention to detail and ability to follow instructions accurately.

Note: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may be required to perform other duties as assigned by their supervisor.

We offer competitive pay rates and opportunities for professional growth within our organization. If you are passionate about providing quality care to individuals with developmental disabilities, we encourage you to apply.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $13.50 - $18.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 4 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Overnight shift
  • Weekends only

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Pittsburgh, PA 15215: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)
  • Night Shift (Preferred)
  • Overnight Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: In person