Sentinel Homecare is a leading non-medical homecare company serving citizens in Northeast Tennessee. We offer a new approach to care by focusing on quality, reliability and trust. Whether it is small day-to-day tasks or important, life-changing events, we are here to provide exceptional care all along the way.
Our caregivers are our front line and most common representative. As a caregiver you will be caring for the elderly, vulnerable, disabled and most often those that cannot care for themselves. Our caregivers are required to keep the client's needs above all else and perform the following duties with the utmost care.
Your primary responsibilities are:
♦ Assist the client with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) as specified in the client's plan of care created during in-take. Those activities may include but are not limited to: bathing, dressing, grooming, other personal hygiene, toileting, transferring, eating and continence care.
♦ You may also be asked to assist with medication reminders, housekeeping services, laundry, meal preparation, feeding, shopping, transportation to and from appointments and companionship.
♦ Other household tasks as specified in the client's plan of care
♦ To report daily activity to your SHC supervisor through daily activity logs
Furthermore, caregivers will maintain "Fit for Duty" physical condition, a valid driver's license, automobile insurance and will possess the following minimum requirements:
♦ High School Diploma or GED
♦ CNA License or alternate experience as a caregiver
♦ CPR & First Aid Certifications
♦ Reliable Transportation
♦ A Caring Heart!