Companion

Companion

Website Willow Tree Home Health Care

Companion
 

Job Summary:

The Companion is a paraprofessional, providing visitation, support and companionship in the home for patients under the direct supervision of a qualified supervisor

Companion services include support, encouragement, companionship, respite breaks for family or caregivers, and provision of and instruction in reporting of signs, symptoms, and/or changes in the patient’s condition. The Companion is assigned to a patient by the coordinator and is given a written assignment sheet.

The Companion reports directly to a qualified supervisor

Qualifications:     

High School graduate with at least 1 year experience as a companion or life working experience.

Complete an Agency training/orientation program.

Effective interpersonal communication skills.

Get along well with people and exercise good judgment.      

Use of an automobile with possession of liability insurance is desirable.

Must be able to read, write in English and follow instructions.

Selected on the basis of such factors as: an interest in people, tact, a history of emotional stability, dependability in employment, neatness in appearance and practices, good personal hygiene, and good judgment.

Must have a criminal background check.

To apply for this job email your details to info@willowtreehhc.com