Employment

Employment

Employment with AltaGolden

AltaGolden is always looking for bright, motivated employees from diverse backgrounds who take the initiative to provide superior care for our clients.

Are you interested in employment with AltaGolden? Please send us your resume and cover letter and tell us about yourself.

Prerequisites

We have a few prerequisites for AltaGolden employment.

  • You must be a legal US resident
  • Fluent in English
  • No criminal background (we fingerprint all employees!)
  • You must be HCA cleared or capable of being cleared
  • You must have good experience and references
  • You must have transportation to get to the client
  • If you are transporting clients, you must have a clean vehicle and proper insurance
  • Current CPR and First Aid certification or ability to obtain
  • Higher rate of pay is negotiable for those that hold an active CNA and/or home health aide certification
  • You must be patient, compassionate, detail oriented
  • You must have a great work ethic

At AltaGolden we pride ourselves on the quality of our caregivers. We look for people that love working with older adults and really care about their wellbeing and happiness. We take a hands on approach with both are clients and our caregivers, which includes personal client introductions, client-specific training, and touching base with both clients and caregivers on a regular basis to ensure that everyone’s needs are met.

Our caregivers are the lifeblood of the company. Without doing our best for them we can’t serve you well. We hope you will love our caregivers as much as we do.

AltaGolden is an equal opportunity employer. Please call us at 858-779-9254 if you are interested in employment.

AltaGolden is recruiting for the following position:

Caregivers: You must have experience or training in working with the elderly. CNA, HHA, or LVN is desired but not a requirement. We do have some clients that use us for companion support. All caregivers must have current CPR and First Aid training and certification. You must be honest, detail oriented, patient, compassionate, be able to help with meals and transportation where required, must be able to speak and write fluently in English, and be neat in your appearance.

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Alzheimer’s/Dementia

Alzheimer’s/Dementia refers to a serious loss of mental abilities such as thinking, remembering, reasoning and communicating. Dementia is not a normal part of aging. It can be difficult to know whether you or your loved one is suffering from Alzheimer’s/Dementia as the symptoms typically appear gradually (beginning with memory loss).

Saveo knows from personal and professional experience that caring for a loved one suffering from Alzheimer’s/Dementia can be physically, emotionally and mentally exhausting.

  • Memory loss
  • Disorientation
  • Confusion about time or place
  • Communication issues
  • Inability to read, write, speak or understand
  • Mood and behavior changes, such as aggressiveness, wandering or withdrawal

Cancer

Cancer is a group of diseases involving abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body. Not all tumors are cancerous; benign tumors do not spread to other parts of the body. Possible signs and symptoms include a lump, abnormal bleeding, prolonged cough, unexplained weight loss.

While these symptoms may indicate cancer, they may have other causes. Over 100 types of cancers affect humans. Tobacco use is the cause of about 22% of cancer deaths.

  • Memory loss
  • Disorientation
  • Confusion about time or place
  • Communication issues
  • Inability to read, write, speak or understand
  • Mood and behavior changes, such as aggressiveness, wandering or withdrawal

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a demyelinating disease in which the insulating covers of nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord are damaged. This damage disrupts the ability of parts of the nervous system to communicate, resulting in a range of signs and symptoms, including physical, mental, and sometimes psychiatric problems.

Specific symptoms can include double vision, blindness in one eye, muscle weakness, trouble with sensation, or trouble with coordination. MS takes several forms, with new symptoms either occurring in isolated attacks.

  • Memory loss
  • Disorientation
  • Confusion about time or place
  • Communication issues
  • Inability to read, write, speak or understand
  • Mood and behavior changes, such as aggressiveness, wandering or withdrawal

Parkinson’s

Parkinson's disease (PD) is a long-term degenerative disorder of the central nervous system that mainly affects the motor system. The symptoms generally come on slowly over time. Early in the disease, the most obvious are shaking, rigidity, slowness of movement, and difficulty with walking. Thinking and behavioral problems may also occur.

Dementia becomes common in the advanced stages of the disease. Depression and anxiety are also common occurring in more than a third of people with PD. Other symptoms include sensory, sleep, and emotional problems.

  • Memory loss
  • Disorientation
  • Confusion about time or place
  • Communication issues
  • Inability to read, write, speak or understand
  • Mood and behavior changes, such as aggressiveness, wandering or withdrawal