The Guthrie County Public Health department is seeking a PRN Health Aide to provide personal health related care to the client and related services which contribute to a safe environment and allows the client and or household members to attain a level of independence and remain in the home. The hours may vary but generally are 8:00 am – 4:30 pm. This position pays and hourly rate of $11.50 – $16.00 depending on qualifications and experience.
The Health Aide provides patient hygiene/comfort care according to agency policies in all types of home settings. Additionally, environmental care is needed such as cleaning the bathroom, living areas, kitchen, changing linens, cleaning, laundry, and or vacuuming for the client.
Completed sixty (60) hours of training following the “A Model Curriculum and Learning Guide for the Instruction of Home Care Aides,” from the National Home Caring Council Foundation for Hospice and Home Care;
C.NA. certificate totaling seventy-five (75) hours with at least sixteen ( 16) hours of practicum.
Must be a licensed driver with a reliable vehicle that is insured in accordance with the state of Iowa.
Please click on the employment application button to the right and fill it out completely. When finished, the application may be submitted via postal mail or email.
Postal address: Guthrie County Public Health, 2002 State St. #1, Guthrie Center, Iowa 50115