SATA CommHealth

Home Care Associate

SATA CommHealth | Date Posted: 13-Feb-2019
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Job Nature:
Permanent
Position Level:
Entry Level, Experienced
Qualification:
'N' Levels / 'O' Levels, Bachelor's / Honours

Job Description

You will report to the Staff Nurse/Enroll Nurse and supports the frail and home-bound PNC (Person Needing Care) with home personal care services.


Main Responsibilities

  • Assist beneficiaries in activities of daily living, including but not limited to the following:Light housekeeping, companionship, grocery shopping, meals preparation, medical escort, personal hygiene (showering / bed bath), physical maintenance exercises, elder-sitting, oral feeding, toileting and elimination needs.
  • Organize cognitive and recreational activities for the maintenance of general well-being e.g. mind-simulation activities.
  • Conduct maintenance exercise programme, recreational activity and physical activity with inputs.
  • Report and provide feedback to Enrolled Nurse and/or Registered Nurse on clients’ progress.
  • Assess client needs to determine appropriate interventions and/or services (Assess clients’ immediate need(s) and escalate to supervisor of such needs as and when required)
  • Ensure 90% clients’ satisfaction and/or caregivers’ surveys are met.

 

Qualifications

  • Degree in Nursing in home country e.g. Philippines
  • Diploma in Nursing/Healthcare in home country e.g. Myanmar, India, China

 

Experience

  • 2 year(s) of working experience in the Social Service / Healthcare sector preferred

 

Knowledge, Skills and Competencies

  • Passionate in working with elderly, willingness to learn
  • Open attitude to work in eldercare
  • Ability to speak at least one Chinese dialect (to liaise with Chinese dialect speaking customers)
  • Good understanding of working with older persons
  • Able to work on weekends, public holidays and staggered hours


Interested applicants are invited to apply.Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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