Ra Resident Assistant

job - full time, paid

Summit Estates Senior Living
Reno, NV
Closed
Posted 46 Days ago
Summit Estates Senior Living
Reno, NV
job - full time, paid
Posted 46 Days ago
Closed

Description

RA (Resident Assistant) - PM SHIFT Summit Estates Senior Living - Reno, NV Full-timeEstimated: $23,000 - $30,000 a year Save Skills * Heavy Lifting Job Description Benefits offered for Full timers. Position Title: RESIDENT ASSISTANT Reports to: Wellness Director Guiding Principles: Mission * Caring people, Serving people, Improving lives Values * Respect * Integrity * Collaboration * Excellence * Transparency Principles * SERVICE AND GROWTH - We will be passionate about caring for and serving our residents, their families, and in seeking new residents. * LEADERSHIP We will seek to identify and train effective leaders at every level of the organization. * SIMPLICITY We will focus on the fundamentals. * IMPROVEMENT We will get a little better each day. * STEWARDSHIP We will be stewards of all our resources. * ATTITUDE We will enthusiastically support each other in accomplishing our mission and goals. * PERSEVERANCE We will always Press On.Summary: The Resident Assistant is a member of the personal services staff and is responsible for assisting the resident in all areas of care as assigned by the Administrator. Duties and Responsibilities: * Adheres to and conveys communitys philosophy of maintaining elements of self-care and encouraging * Receives report from the previous shift and med * Reads the shift-to-shift report and shower schedule for information and changes before coming on Documents in the shift-to-shift report book and ADL binder before going off shift. * Assists with activities of daily living, environmental orientation, vital signs, simple treatments, and other care. * Escorts residents to and from dining room while encouraging residents to find their own * Assist with serving meals and dining room duties as * Provides laundry and housekeeping services to residents as * Demonstrates knowledge of infection control via proper handling of equipment, soiled linen, bedpans, urinals, and adequate hand washing. * Documents care given; adhering to community policies and * Maintains clean, neat, comfortable, safe environment for residents, staff, and visitors including housekeeping duties as * Reports deficiencies observed in resident apartments clothing/linen and community in * Observes any changes in resident physical or mental status and communicates to the administrator or resident assistant * Is thoroughly familiar with fire, missing persons and other emergency procedures; Follows community policy and procedures detailed in fire and disaster * Avoids loss, breakage, and waste of supplies and * Relieves at front desk, providing constant coverage for call and alarm system, as well as clerical and secretarial support as * Assures door is alarmed at all * Assists with resident activity programs as * Wears name tag at all Performs other duties as assigned by any member of management. Job Qualifications: * Performs resident care with an awareness of dignity and individuality, with understanding and * Maintains acceptable attendance record; notifies supervisor if late or unable to work in accordance with personnel policies; follows work * Requires minimal Is a self-starter. * Organizes and utilizes time appropriately; sets priorities and accomplishes assigned * Displays mature behavior and attitude in speech and action; demonstrates consistently pleasant demeanor, tone of voice, supports the philosophy and approach to care used by the * Keeps resident information confidential; respects residents rights, respects privacy and right to self-determination of * Performs unpleasant tasks with grace; works cooperatively with supervisors and displays willingness to assist co-workers. * Abides by established policies and procedures of Looks for ways to improve community functioning. * Keeps work areas neat and clean; helps maintain appearance of * Is able to communicate effectively, verbally, and in * Has ability to spend long periods on feet and to ambulate * Is free of non-treated communicable disease. * Is accurate, dependable, neat and thorough in assigned * Ability and willingness to learn Universal Precautions: Exposure to blood/bodily fluids is likely. Physical Requirements: Has ability to do occasional heavy lifting of residents (up to 80 lbs.). Job Type: Full-time Job Type: Full-time Experience: * Relevant: 1 year (Preferred) Save

Skills

latex, leadership, policy, treatment, organization, wellness, vital signs, scheduling, emergency management, data analysis, statistics, matlab, scientific writing, pcr, western blotting

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