Posted by Loudoun County Government on 09/28/2018 in Other

Client Aide

Loudoun County Government

Salary
0.00
Employment Type
Part-Time
Start Date
10/25/2018

Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is a team of talented professionals, driven by results and customer relationships, and committed to excellence. The effective delivery of programs and community services can provide social, personal, economic, and environmental benefits to last a lifetime. Be a part of something that matters!

PRCS is seeking a part-time Client Aide to join our team at the Eastern Loudoun Adult Day Center (ADC) in Ashburn, VA. If you enjoy interacting with the 60+ population, then this could be the position you’ve been looking for.

Reporting to the ADC Manager, top priorities for this position include:

  • Providing assistance for cognitively and physically impaired older adults
  • Assisting clients with personal care needs and activities of daily living (toileting, feeding, ambulating, and dressing)
  • Completing health monitoring assessments for clients
  • Assisting with therapeutic activities
  • Preparing meals to meet nutritional needs of clients
  • Communicating client updates

Successful candidates will:

  • Provide positive care to older adults with cognitive and/or physical impairments
  • Have the ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Offer strong interpersonal skills and attention to detail

Loudoun County Regular part-time employees are eligible to participate in limited County benefit programs provided to County employees. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Limited-term disability
  • Enrollment in the County’s health plan
  • Dependent and Health Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Virginia Prepaid Education Program (VPEP)
  • Deferred compensation plan

Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience working with senior population or other special population
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Personal Care Assistant (PCA) or Home Health Aide Certificate
  • Medication management certification
  • Used to working in unusual conditions
  • Position requires regular, sensitive interactions with clients who have physical and/or cognitive impairments, including incontinence, mobility impairments and challenging behaviors
  • Respond to client health emergencies, requiring administration of AED/CPR, First Aid and possible contact with Emergency Response systems
  • May be required to work different or extra hours due to regulatory requirements, program requirements, and needs of clients or staffing shortage

Successful candidates will:

  • Undergo criminal background
  • Submit of a copy of his/her negative TB Test results within 30 days prior to the first day of employment
  • Hold a Certification in First Aid and CPR or obtain within 90 days of hire
  • Complete annual Sworn Disclosure Statement
  • Hiring Range: $13.39-$19.12.HR. Recruitment #19-G3-1323. Apply immediately. Visit our on-line employment center at www.loudoun.gov for more information and to apply.  EOE
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