DePaul Personal Care Assistant SC in Florence, South Carolina
Pee Dee Gardens is looking for passionate and dedicated Personal Care Assistants to join our team! Under the general direction of the Supervisor-In-Charge, Personal Care Assistant's provide direct personal care and assistance to residents as needed.
Provide personal care for each resident assigned by the Supervisor-In-Charge (SIC) or Resident Care Coordinator (RCC).
Observe resident for any change in condition and report to the SIC and/or RCC.
Assist with maintaining a safe environment
Assist with meal service and provide eating assistance as necessary.
Assist with all activities of daily living as needed (shaving, bathing, fingernail care, dressing, toileting, grooming, hair care, oral hygiene, etc.).
Daily bed making and scheduled bed linen changes.
Helps to maintain each resident’s independence, self-respect, personal dignity and personal safety.
Assists the Activities Director with planned activities and encourages residents to participate.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Must be able to document CNA certification or completion of PCA 80 hour training (PCA has 6 months to obtain either PCA or CNA certification).
Must have the required references and criminal record check.
Must have the required two-step Tuberculosis (TB) testing in accordance with SC Adult care Home Rules.
Must be at least 18 years of age.
The starting rate for this position is $12.50/hour.
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Department: Senior Living
Corporation Names: DePaul Adult Care Communities (DACC) Carolina
External Company URL: http://depaul.org/
Street: 3117 W. Palmetto St.