On-Call Caregiver, Med Aid
This position requires the employee to perform the duties of a medication aide or caregiver in all three residential facilities operated by WVCW. They must be trained and able to multitask in all of our locations, be available to provide services and supports which help residents develop appropriate skills to increase or maintain their level of functioning. These services may include: mental health services, rehabilitation services, social services, personal services, medical, dental and other health care services, educational services, financial management support services, legal services, vocational services, transportation, recreational and leisure activities, and other services required to meet resident needs as defined in the guidelines of the Residential Service Plan.
This position requires an individual to be regularly available for on-call and fill in shift coverage at any of the above facilities. . Position requires professional and personal skills to cope with stress associated with work involving a high degree of mental, emotional and physical demands. This position also requires the ability to bend, stoop, push and pull on an ongoing basis. This position may require an individual to lift and transfer residents using a two person lifting technique. This position may involve working overtime, weekends, evening or overnight awake shifts.