Caregiver- PA1 (Kihei, Maui)

  • Mastercare
  • Kihei
  • Jan 27, 2021
Full time

Job Description

Actively hiring caregivers to help those within our own community.


Position Summary: 

Under the direct supervision of the Service Supervisor, the PA is responsible for the care of a registered Mastercare client in the privacy of the clients own home. Caregiver will visit the client's home and perform quality, compassionate care within scope of clients care plan.

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must complete Mastercare’s pre-employment and new hire process
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English. (Some employees may be hired to care for another Nationality will be required to read, write and speak for the Nationality for which they are hired i.e. Japanese Clients)
  • Must be able to follow direction and accurately report to the Field Supervisor an changes in the clients condition
  • Must be emotionally stable and able to display a caring attitude toward clients and their medical needs
  • Must have available, reliable transportation to and from assignments

Essential Duties:

  • Follow current written plan of care as established by Service Supervisor
  • Assists in making their clients’ lives easier and more comfortable
  • Light housekeeping including but not limited to, dusting and vacuuming, changing linens/bed-making, cleaning the kitchen and bathroom, and laundry of client only
  • Plans and prepares meals for client
  • Assists in grocery shopping as needed
  • Provides companionship and emotional support
  • Assists and escorts to and from appointments / errands
  • Assist and escorts to recreational events & outings. Participates in activities and functions as directed
  • Helps maintain medication schedules
  • Communicates effectively both verbally and written with other staff, management and clients
  • Collects, reports and documents services provided in an accurate and timely manner 
  • Report changes in the client’s condition, concerns, or incidents to the Service Supervisor in a timely manner
  • Notifies Service Supervisor when clarification or education of a task is required
  • Submits timecards/ activity sheet in a timely manner (i.e. weekly)
  • Implements appropriate safety and infection control practices
  • Other duties as necessary or required and deemed appropriate by the Service Supervisor

PA’s are not Allowed to:  

  • Perform tasks not written in the Care Plan
  • Provide any type of skilled nursing care for clients including cutting client nails 
  • Pour or administer medication
  • Give medical or legal advice
  • Provide service for family members of the client
  • Handle client’s checkbook or finances
  • Accepts gifts or gratuities; or payment for services
  • Eat client’s food
  • Do household repairs for client
  • Do yard work for client
  • Bring guests to a client’s home
  • Transport (i.e. drive) clients without prior approval from the office
  • Change or cancel shift by notifying the client; always contact the Staffing Coordinator or Mastercare Office





Occupations

PA/Chore

No. Of Positions Open

10

Salary

TBD