Caregiver I – Companion Care Assistant
- Phoenix, AZ
FirstLight HomeCare provides quality, affordable, non-medical in-home care for seniors, mothers just home from the hospital, those recovering from surgery, and other clients with a need for companionship or personal care. To deliver our exceptional level of care, we look for compassionate people who understand the needs of families and genuinely enjoy making a difference in the lives of others.
At FirstLight HomeCare, the genuine health and well being of others is our greatest concern. As such, we are seeking individuals who can competently perform assigned caregiver functions of non-medical care to the client in their residence. Duties will include, but not be limited to: providing general companionship; prepare and serve meals/snacks; light housekeeping; errand services; assistance with client recreational activities; may remind client of medications; provide report of activities and overall client condition at the end of every shift.
Our caregivers enjoy flexible hours (from 5 to 40 hours/week; days, nights, weekdays, weekends), rewarding work, potential for personal and professional growth and, most important, the opportunity to truly make a difference in the lives of our clients and their families.
Must have an empathetic attitude toward the care of the sick and elderly. Must display maturity and ability to deal effectively with the demands of the job. Must demonstrate basic knowledge and competency in the field of senior care. Ability to carry out directions, read, and write in English is required. Must be 18 years of age and a citizen of the United States.
We hire caregivers with varying levels of experience; however, all FirstLight caregivers will be required to complete: FirstLight HomeCare orientation; HIPPA compliance training; background check, and drug screening.