Home Care in Somerset, Essex, Union, Morris
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You will function under the supervision of a Registered Professional Nurse, and will provide personal care services in the client’s home or other facility. To qualify with Generations you must:

  General Qualifications

  • Have at least one years’ experience as a CHHA (with a current certification in New Jersey)
  • Provide not less than 3 personal or business references who will attest to your character, work ethic, reliability and other characteristics necessary to be an effective Generations CHHA
  • Be able to clearly communicate in English, as the job requires to ensure you can effectively communicate and interact with clients
  • Meet Generations’ bonding criteria
  • Have consistently professional appearance and behavior
  • Must be able to satisfactorily pass a thorough background check, including reference verifications and criminal checks

  Character

  • Be absolutely reliable
  • Have genuine compassion and care for clients
  • Be unquestionably honest; clients must be confident inviting you into their homes and lives
  • Have the flexibility to respond to scheduling changes and clients’ shifting needs
  • Have the intellectual and emotional maturity to handle unanticipated situations and to develop solid relationships with clients
  • Be tolerant and accepting of differences
  • Have an exceptional work ethic
  • Must be able to work well with others and accept supervision

  Other Requirements

  • Must have your own reliable transportation with proper auto insurance and a good driving record with no recent at-fault accidents or moving violations
  • Must be capable of transferring, lifting and turning clients, in some cases weighing up to 200 pounds
  • Must be able to carry objects weighing up to 15 pounds
  • Must be able to safely maneuver up and down stairs
  • Must have hearing and visual abilities adequate to effectively communicate
  • Must be in good health and free of any communicable conditions