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 Caregivers to service our Group Adult Foster Care (GAFC) clients in New Bedford and its surrounding neighborhood. If you are a passionate, caring, motivated Caregiver 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 including Home Health Aide - HHA and Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA)
Monthly data expense stipend
Paid training opportunities including CPR and Supportive Home Care Aide (SHCA) (if applicable)
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 GAFC Caregiver position provides care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN)
GAFC Caregivers assist with Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs) and Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) including skilled tasks when applicable
Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs) are environment focused and may include: meal preparation, light housekeeping, laundry, running errands, grocery shopping, etc
Activities of Daily Living are personal care-focused and may include: assisting clients with bathing, grooming, dressing, ambulation, eating, and toileting
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 available to work a set shift schedule (e.g., 8:00 am - 4:00 pm) with rotating weekend coverage
Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds
Must be able to travel to clients within assigned region (minimum 20-miles 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)
Have proven ability to behave with respect and compassion
Possess a professional and upbeat attitude
Personal Care Attendant - PCA, Homemaker, Home Health Aide - HHA, or Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA 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.