Coastal Care Partners is always looking for exceptional caregivers to help us with our mission of providing the best care in Savannah! We are looking for Care Companions who are passionate about helping our clients to age in place! Our Care Companions are energetic, experienced caregivers who take our clients’ health and well-being seriously. Our employees will always go the extra mile to ensure we are offering the highest level of personal service that our clients expect, while looking for ways to improve our clients’ health outlook and comfort. This is a great opportunity for established caregivers or other health and wellness professionals seeking hands-on patient care experience.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assists with the activities of daily living and personal care including:
    • Bathing/Shaving/Hair Care
    • Ambulation/Exercise
    • Dental hygiene
    • Dressing
    • Feeding
    • Toileting
    • Nail care (i.e filing of nails only, not clipping or trimming)
    • Medication reminding
    • Other ADLs deemed necessary by the Care Manager
  • Assists with meal planning and preparation, routine housekeeping activities such as making/changing beds, dusting, vacuuming, washing floors, cleaning kitchen and bathroom, and doing laundry
  • Providing social support through companionship and social activities (e.g. going for walks, practicing physical therapy regime, playing brain games, emotional reassurance, etc.)
  • Accompanies and/or transports clients to medical facilities, errands, shopping, and outings as specified in the care plan
  • Assist clients with communication by researching and writing or typing correspondence for them
  • Ensures service is delivered in accordance with all relevant policies, procedures, and practices
  • Ensures the client’s safety and security by supervising the home environment and reporting unsafe conditions to the Care Manager
  • Provides feedback on the care plan and reports behavioral, physical and/or cognitive changes and/or changes in living arrangements to the Care Manager
  • Completes and maintains required documentation of daily care
  • Participates in team meetings and completes ongoing education as required

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must pass a criminal background check as defined by CCP liability insurance
  • Must pass a driving background check as defined by CCP liability insurance
  • Must pass drug screening per CCP liability insurance
  • Must be able to work around clients with pets
  • Holds valid driver’s license and car insurance

Certification Requirements:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant certification, OR must pass GACCP – PCA (Patient Care Assistant) Test
  • Complete 20HR Skills Training and Review, training and evaluation conducted by CCP
  • CPR Certification
  • First Aid Certification

Desired Requirements:

  • Experience working with older adults
  • Experience working in a health care environment
  • Ability to think and work independently and with direction in a fast-paced and sometimes stressful environment
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively by email, verbally, with lists and phone messages, on the phone, and with body language. Communication also includes listening skills and the ability to follow directions and provide feedback
  • Determination to work hard and keep moving forward when you encounter obstacles

To apply, click the link below and follow the instructions!