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Providence Health & Services Personal Care Aide -Irvington Assisted Living *$2,000 Hiring Bonus* in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a Personal Care Aide - Irvington Assisted Living Facility (1.0 FTE, Evenings) to Elderplace Irvington Village in Portland , OR.

Apply today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text message with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

This position offers a sign on bonus for eligible external candidates only.

We are seeking a Personal Care Aide - Irvington Assisted Living Facility who will work under the direction of a Registered Nurse, provide personal care and assistance to ElderPlace participants. The position creates/maintains a physical and social environment consistent with residence care needs.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Provide or assist participants with activities of daily living skills, including but not limited to feeding, bathing, toileting, grooming and ambulation

  • Assist geriatric participants with general or selected activities as assigned

  • Assist with or perform homemaking duties for participants which may include: shopping, laundry, housecleaning, meal preparation, errands and assisting with medications as directed

  • Provide treatment and/or procedures under the direction of a Registered Nurse

  • Perform and document participant weight, temperature, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure and other observations in appropriate medical records

  • Report all pertinent observations concerning participants to appropriate medical staff or supervisor

  • Participate in participant initial and review evaluations / service plans

  • Assist with restorative and maintenance programs for participants in conjunction with OT and PT departments

  • Assist with preparation and distribution of meals and snacks

  • Maintain general order, infection control, and cleanliness of the center/home site, equipment and supplies

  • Participate in emergency and fire drill exercises

  • Recognize emergency situations and is familiar with Disaster policy and procedures

  • Answer telephone, takes and relays messages as directed

  • Serve as EP site liaison related to clinic appointments

  • Communicate effectively across site work groups / areas

Providence Offers:

  • Competitive pay (including holiday pay & shift pay differentials)

  • Best-in-class benefits – full medical, dental and vision starting on your first day

  • Continuing education & growth opportunities

  • 401k retirement plans with employer matching

  • Generous paid time off for vacation, sick days and holidays

  • Want to go on to become an LPN or RN? We offer tuition reimbursement!

  • The resources & career growth opportunities of one of America’s largest health care systems

  • COVID-19 safety: PPE (N95 fitted masks, gloves and face shields provided) and vaccination opportunities


Required Qualifications:

  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and Standard First Aid

  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA BLS) CPR must be obtained within six (6) months of hire

  • Current caregivers have until 2019 to obtain AHA certification, which then must be maintained

  • Housing Only: One (1) year of recent experience, as a caregiver, with frail or elderly population

About Providence ElderPlace:

Providence ElderPlace is part of an innovative program known as PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly), a comprehensive care model that offers health, housing, social services and care coordination solutions to elderly adults and peace of mind to their families. We are dedicated to providing dignified care to seniors in a compassionate environment built on principles of responsive service, top-quality healthcare and trust.

Providence provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Providence complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Evening

Job Category: Patient Services

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 319972