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Home Health Aide (HHA)

Location
Niagara Falls, New York
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
1 Sep 2022
Join Our Team: Join our strong and growing company today! Employee Perks!: 401K Retirement Plan with Company Match, Consistent work and holiday rotations to provide you with a great work/life balance, Enjoy being a part of a strong and diverse team, Free On-Site Parking, Free Uniforms, Generous PTO & holiday package, Point-earning employee reward program: redeem for prizes! Base salary starting from (note: salary increases with experience): USD $15.50/Hr. Overview:

Elderwood is in growth mode and currently looking for a Home Health Aide (HHA) to join our team!

 

  • NEW! Part time (or per diem interested in moving to part time) staff are eligible to opt out of certain elected benefit options in exchange for up to 16% in additional pay!

 

Are you looking to further your career with a company that cares about YOU? Are you a highly motivated individual that can create a supportive and nurturing environment for our Seniors? We are looking for a compassionate and qualified Home Health Aide (HHA) who has a passion for caring about our Residents. Does this sound like the perfect fit? You're in the right place! It's time for you to love your job and work for a company that cares about you! Home Health Aides (HHA) assist with ensuring the health and well-being of our residents by providing personal care support. Home Health Aides ensure that the highest degree of quality resident care is maintained at all times.

 

Valid HHA Certification required.  PCAs will be considered, you will be provided training for your HHA certification and earn a pay rate increase upon completion.

 

Some of Elderwood at Wheatfield Perks:

- NEW weekly pay schedule

- Employee Appreciation Events throughout the month

 

Responsibilities:

Under the direction of a licensed nurse, certified home health aides provide care to meet the physical and emotional needs of residents in Elderwood assisted living facilities.  Home Health Aides are responsible for:

  • Responding to resident needs.
  • Maintaining facility standards.
  • Providing quality care to residents and exhibiting a high level of service to our residents and visitors. 
  • Performing duties as assigned by management staff.

Base wages increase with experience!

Qualifications:
  • Eighteen (18) years of age required; high school diploma or equivalent preferred.

  • Certification by an approved basic training program in home health aide services approved by the Department of Health and possess written evidence of such certification.
  • Must maintain current annual skills testing approval.
  • Ability to assist residents with all aspects of Daily Living Activities including bathing, toileting, and transferring.
  • Ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 30 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 55 pounds; Occasional 2 person lift up to 120 pounds

 

Elderwood expects all current and new employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. If hired, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination. Employees may request a medical or religious exemption from vaccination.

EOE Statement: WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.
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Details

  • Job Reference: 701422154-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Elderwood Assisted Living at Wheatfield
  • Location: Niagara Falls, New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent