Resident Care Assisting Aide – Part Time

Provides assistance with activities of daily living including but not limited to bathing, eating, dressing, and toileting.

Status: Non-exempt; hourly

Supervisor: RN Supervisor

Essential Functions
Provide assistance with activities of daily living as needed, in a respectful manner that supports the residents’ rights and dignity.
Prepare and serve juice/snacks; deliver meal trays to residents who are unable to eat in the dining room. Ensure that water pitchers are full on all three floors.
Check on residents often during shift and assist as needed; observe for changes in physical condition and behavior and report to the Resident Care Head Aide.
Respond to resident calls for assistance.
Make beds, change linens.
Assist residents with bathing.

Other Duties and Responsibilities
Respond to emergencies and disasters including but not limited to fires, floods, and power outages in a calm and appropriate manner.
Perform other duties and responsibilities, as required, to support our mission of providing, “to self-sufficient women over the age of 60, a residence that is safe and nurturing in a family-like atmosphere”.
Attends in-services and trainings as requested.
Complies with the resident’s Bill of Rights.
Maintains residents’ confidentiality and respects privacy; treats residents with dignity and respect at all times.

Required Skills and Qualifications
Demonstrates sound judgement in making decisions, prioritizing tasks and solving issues.
Presents a friendly, caring image with residents, families and guests.
May be required to work weekends, holidays, or evenings.

Minimum Qualifications
High School Diploma or GED and minimum of one year’s experience in the care of the elderly is preferred /or completion and certification as a Certified nursing Assistant (CNA)
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Excellent organizational skills and habits, ability to multitask.
Must speak and understand English; must be able to hear and respond to pages.