Licensed Caregiver

Vining Villa - Bellingham, WA

Full-time

Vining Villa Adult Family Home is hiring experienced and compassionate Caregivers to help our team meet the needs of residents and help them achieve their health goals. This position requires committed individuals who have strong communication skills and are able to work closely with team members.

We at Vining Villa are dedicated to creating a home with a genuine family environment. We believe in the beauty of human diversity. All of our client's religious and ethnic traditions are honored and respected. We excel in birthday, holiday, and other festive decorating, cooking, and celebrations.

Job Details:

  • Assist clients with personal care, including dressing, mobility, administering medication, personal hygiene, eating and transporting to doctor’s appointments
  • Monitor patient medications and update health charts
  • Maintain open communication between families and health care professionals regarding client’s medical and emotional condition
  • Document and report any changes in client’s health status
  • Ensure highest client safety and well-being

Requirements:

  • Current and valid caregiver certification (NAR, HCA, NAC, or LPN)
  • Current and valid first aid and CPR certification
  • Experience working with the elderly is desirable
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to problem solve quickly
  • Nursing background or other care giving experience an asset

All new trainees are closely supervised in a supportive work environment with hands-on training. Caregivers work in teams of 2 or 3. Capability to work some weekend shifts highly desirable. Part-time and full-time shifts available. See website for virtual tour: http://viningvilla.com

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $15.00 to $20.00 /hour

Location:

  • Bellingham, WA 98226 (Preferred)

License:

  • Caregiver (Required)