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Homemaker/Companion Care

Right at Home Palm Springs and Desert Cities

Homemaker/Companion Care

Palm Desert, CA
Part Time
  • Responsibilities

    If you are an honest, loyal, and dedicated caregiver Right at Home NEEDS YOU!! You’ll be responsible for helping seniors complete their daily activities. You'll work at private residences. Our caregivers must be empathetic and attentive to the needs of those we serve.




    Job Summary:

    The Homemaker/Companion provides for the maintenance of safe and clean environment. Performs various housekeeping tasks, meal preparation and companionship activities for clients in their residence.

    Essential Functions:

    Adheres to Right at Home's policies and procedures.

    Performs work under the supervision of the Staffing Coordinator/Operations Manager

    Performs homemaking activities contained in the Client Home Record which includes, but is not limited to: vacuuming, emptying waste baskets, dusting, sweeping, or mopping floors, doing dishes, changing bed linens, laundry and cleaning bathrooms.

    Prepares meals and snacks for client according to client/family and supervisor's instructions. May perform grocery shopping, if prearranged with the office.

    Provides companionship for the client including accompanying client on walks, trips to social/recreational activities, assistance with hobbies, etc.

    The Homemaker/Companion is responsible for written documentation of service provided.

    The Homemaker/Companion should not contact the physician directly, but rather refer all questions or reports to the supervisor.

    The Homemaker/Companion will NOT be performing any of the following tasks:

    Personal Care services such as bathing and shaving

    Any heavy lifting or transferring of clients.

    Administering of any medications, ointments, eye drops, etc.

    Heavy duty household chores such as washing walls, waxing floors, washing windows, etc.

    Household repairs or maintenance


    Other duties assigned by Supervisor


    High school graduate or G.E.D certificate preferred

    The Homemaker/Companion shall have successfully completed a Competency Evaluation

    Must have a sympathetic attitude toward the care of the sick, and the ability to deal effectively with the demands of the job

    Read, write, speak, and understand English as needed for the job

    Have a valid drivers license and use of an insured automobile for work or access to adequate transportation

    Working Environment:

    Primarily works in clients place of residence, travel required. Shift times and days vary with client needs.

    Contact Right at Home Coachella Valley (760) 340-1919

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    <p style="font-size: 8pt;"><em>This franchise is independently owned and operated by a franchisee. Your application will go directly to the franchisee, and all hiring decisions will be made by the management of this franchisee. All inquiries about employment at this franchisee should be made directly to the franchise location, and not to Right at Home Franchising Corporate.</em></p>