Golden Gate Ventures

Careers

Care Professional (Caregiver) – Full-time or Permanent Part-time at Homage
Singapore City, SG

At the heart of Homage is making sure seniors have the option of remaining in the comfort of their own homes as they age. It’s something we want for ourselves, our parents, and our friends and we want to build the best type of service out there that can take care of that.

 

As a Homage Care Professional, you will make a real impact to the lives of the families and seniors we work with, by putting your caregiving experience to use to help our care recipients live well and recover. You will also make profound connections along the way with our care recipients and their loved ones and embark on an incredible vocational journey.

 

We are a fast-growing startup and we want to continue to ensure that the care services we provide to our seniors and their families are of highest standards, quality and safety, thus giving the families a peace of mind. 

 

ABOUT HOMAGE

Homage is a complete home care solution that combines the curation and training of care professionals with smart technology to provide on-demand home caregiving to seniors, allowing them to age at home with comfort, dignity, control and grace. Using a web and mobile technology platform, Homage efficiently matches care recipients with qualified care professionals and schedules caregiving on an on-demand basis to provide recipients with home nursing care and assistance with daily activities. Homage works with both private clients and public organizations alike to provide high quality caregiving to seniors. 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for like-minded individuals with compassion, dedication and commitment to join our fast growing team of Homage Care Professionals. As a Care Professional, you will employ your knowledge in assistance with daily living to provide care to your seniors. Not only will you build deep expertise and make great impact through providing personalised care, you will also be supported with a development and training program specially designed for you. This program will assist you in your career progression and expand your skills and knowledge in areas combining clinical skills as well as health and community care management. 

Due to the versatility and flexibility of the work, you may be exposed to non-caregiving related tasks such as being involved in aspects of decision-making within Homage. Further, with our flexible hours scheme, you will also have autonomy over your working hours and this will help in enhancing the quality of care you provide to your seniors.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

As a Homage Care Professional, you are always ready to provide the following services to seniors with warmth, tact and professionalism: 

 

Assistance with Activities of Daily Living:

  • Vital Signs check
  • Oral medication reminder 
  • Companionship and facilitating recreational activities 
  • Grocery shopping & meal preparation 
  • Light housekeeping for seniors 
  • Supervise physical exercises and activities 
  • Medical appointment escort 
  • Personal hygiene care (showering / bed bath) 
  • Night caregiving 
  • Check-in visits
  • Personal grooming (e.g. hair cut)

Professional Care Conduct:

  • Mission-driven – Homage care professionals are motivated by the impact Homage makes in improving the lives and wellness of care recipients and their loved ones 
  • Responsiveness – Be highly responsive to care and training requests, as well as feedback and communications from both care owners and internal Homage care operators 
  • Commitment to Quality Care – Show your commitment to quality care in all aspects of your caregiving, including being punctual for care visits, completing training and submitting high quality care summaries. 
  • Communicative – Proactively communicate to ensure families and care owners have a peace of mind, knowing their loved ones are safe and in good hands. 
  • Integrity– Earn and maintain trust with the families and seniors by communicating accurately and protecting their privacy and security.
  • Respect– Treat our co-workers, seniors and families with respect and dignity. 

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS & ATTRIBUTES

 

To assess if a candidate would be a good fit as a Homage Care Professional, we look for the following attributes: 

  • Minimum GCE “O” level qualification or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of working experience
  • A genuine service mindset, to provide care from the heart and enjoy helping people, especially seniors
  • Detail-oriented and attentive, with a pleasant and calm demeanour
  • Personal integrity, to pass our comprehensive background check and reference checks
  • Physically capable of assisting a senior to perform activities of daily living and improve his or her mobility
  • A team player who is dedicated and committed and desires to make a big and positive impact together with other Homage Care Professionals
  • Healthcare experience is a plus
  • Experience in caring for seniors is a plus
  • CPR/AED certification preferred
  • You are empathetic and sensitive, and naturally build rapport with families and seniors
  • You have a service-oriented, customer-first attitude, and do your utmost to understand the needs of the families who are seeking care
  • You have high personal standards and take pride in improving the senior’s wellbeing
  • You have integrity and respect for clients’ property and homes. You are dedicated and committed to providing the best to seniors and their families

 

In other words,

  • You are empathetic and sensitive, and naturally build rapport with families and seniors
  • You have a service-oriented, customer-first attitude, and do your utmost to understand the needs of the families who are seeking care
  • You have high personal standards and take pride in improving the senior’s wellbeing
  • You have integrity and respect for clients’ property and homes.
  • You are dedicated and committed to providing the best to seniors and their families