Healthcare Student Geriatric Aid – Home Instead
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Home Instead is looking for a healthcare student seeking hands on experience. Hours are flexible based on your availability. They can work around your class schedule to match with the times needed by one of our families. Build your resume and transcripts experience as well. CNA is preferred but not required. You will be working with an older adult primarily in their home.
Introductions – You will never be sent home feeling unprepared. Following Home Instead’s comprehensive training, a representative from the office will introduce you to a new client. They also have shadow shifts to help everyone get to know each other and feel more comfortable from the start.
Primary responsibilities include:
Companionship and conversation
Medication and appointment reminders
Personal care assistance
Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
On your application, be sure to include any courses that you have completed or are currently enrolled in, your potential career path and at which school. Personal experiences you may have working with a family member is also helpful.