Employment

Aging Life Care Manager

Our Aging Life Care Managers are professionals who provide services to older and disabled adults in the Portland, Vancouver metropolitan area. We strive to provide services and consultation to our clients, focusing on their independence, inherent dignity, and self-worth.

A Masters Degree in Social Work, Gerontology, Nursing or another degree related to the care of older adults is preferred but not required. You should have a minimum of 2 years experience, one of those years working independently as a professional in your field.  You are committed to your professional development and interested in working towards National Care Manager Certification.

* You conduct assessments with new clients and/or their families and produce a write-up of the results

* You visit homes, ALF’s, SNF’s, ACH’s, or hospitals to review how things are going with the client and provide a written, emailed summary to client’s family and/or legal guardian

* You gather information for the creation of a plan of care agreed upon by the client, their family, and/or legal guardian

* You research potential supportive community services that may be beneficial for the client and/or their family and you arrange for these services

* You obtain needed supplies and materials upon request of the client

* You arrange for household repairs and other services

* You coordinate medical and other appointments and accompany the client to these appointments, as needed

* You collaborate with other community professionals who are providing care and communicate necessary information to client, their families and/or legal guardian

Aging Advisors is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law

Job Type: Full-time, Hours, Monday – Friday

Pay: $28.00 – $32.00 per hour, depending on education and professional experience.

COVID-19 considerations:

We keep our employees safe by providing supplies including but not limited to face shields, masks, gloves, booties, and thermometers.

 

Please email us with a cover letter and resume to: [email protected]

 

 

Life Enhancement Specialist

Our Life Enhancement Specialists are professionals who provide services to older and disabled adults in the Portland, Vancouver metropolitan area. We strive to provide activities and outings to our clients, focusing on their independence, inherent dignity, and self-worth.  If you have a desire to make an impact in an older adult’s life, are organized, dependable, and passionate about helping others then Life Enrichment Specialist is the job for you.

This role requires experience working with older adults in our community.  Some examples include: activity coordinators, caregivers and/or personal trainers or companions.  You might have a degree in a field related to sociology, recreation, or healthcare.

At Aging Advisors LLC. you have the opportunity to work with older adults that need a little more help with cognitively engaging activities that help to increase their quality of life. Specialists find their work meaningful, fulfilling, and fun!

Life Enhancement Specialists do not provide personal care. They provide life enriching opportunities for older adults. Time spent with the client could be in their home or out in the community.  You might visit a client in their home, in an assisted living and/or memory care unit or an adult care home. Each program is personalized to the individual client based on values, preferences, interests, and abilities.

Life enrichment activities tap into and encourage personal connection, enjoyment, and a sense of belonging. These activities can include assisting with cooking meals or housekeeping tasks, going out for meals, shopping, walks, and scenic rides. Cognitive stimulating tasks such as reminiscing over photos, life history, storytelling, puzzles, museums, music and art activities.

Our specialists will work in a team environment supported by care managers, supervisors, monthly staff meetings, and ongoing support and training. Specialists will have the opportunity to learn, collaborate, and be creative in their client care planning.

 

Job requirements:

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Must be proficient in email and basic computer skills.

Reliable vehicle that is clean and suitable for transporting clients.

Basic understanding of dementia and mild cognitive impairment.

Work experience as an activity coordinator or assistant preferred 

Spiritual Care

 

Aging Advisors is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identify), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, parental status, military service or other non-merit factor.

 

Job Type: 32 hours/week, Days are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday

Pay: $16 – $20 per hour, depending on education and professional experience.

 

COVID-19 considerations:

We keep our employees safe by providing supplies including but not limited to face shields, masks, gloves, booties, and thermometers.

 

Please email us with a cover letter and resume to:  [email protected] 

 

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