Live-in Home Health Aide - HHA


Colorado Springs, CO
United States

Category
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description

Are you looking for a Live-in Home Health Aide - HHA job that will allow you to give back to your community and broaden your skills? Cornerstone’s office in Colorado Springs is the place for you. The office in Colorado Springs provides caregivers for the local area including Colorado Springs, Castle Rock, Fountain, Woodland Park, Monument, Fort Carson, and many others. We are seeking one-of-a-kind individuals for job opportunities with our local team. Our caregiver jobs aren’t for everyone; only for those who are truly committed to providing compassionate care to the elderly and those in need. We scour the entire region for people with strong backgrounds in home care or elderly care, a history of community involvement and, most of all, big hearts. A Live-in Home Health Aide - HHA job with Cornerstone Caregiving Colorado Springs is much more than just a job, it’s a chance to do some real good for families in Colorado Springs and the surrounding area by becoming a companion to someone in need.

Those selected for a Live-in Home Health Aide - HHA job at Cornerstone’s Colorado Springs may be asked to support their seniors with a wide range of responsibilities from light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation to one-on-one mobility assistance and providing transportation. A Live-in Home Health Aide - HHA job with us is also an opportunity for personal growth. We offer the opportunity for advanced training in areas like dementia care or Alzheimer’s care so that caregivers can continue to develop their skills.

Live-in Home Health Aide - HHA Responsibilities

  • Help clients take prescribed medication
  • Assist clients with ambulation and mobility around the house or outside (doctor’s appointments, walks, etc.)
  • Assist clients with personal care and hygiene
  • Help clients with routine exercises
  • Plan and prepare meals with assistance from the clients (when they are able)
  • Do the client’s shopping or accompany them when they shop
  • Perform light housekeeping duties that clients can’t complete on their own
  • Be a pleasant and supportive companion
  • Report any unusual incidents
  • Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency

Live-in Home Health Aide - HHA Requirements

  • Passion to serve others - a true caregiver
  • Excellent knowledge of emergency response and first aid
  • Knowledge of housekeeping activities and cooking with attention to dietary constraints
  • Willingness to adhere to health and safety standards
  • Respectful and compassionate
  • Good time management skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong ethics
  • Physical endurance
  • High school diploma or equivalent