Resident Assistant

Website Danberry At Inverness

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Duties

  • Provides resident care in conformance with established standards and administrative policies.
  • Recognizes and reports to LPN any change in a resident’s condition.
  • Monitors resident environment to ensure all safety and sanitary regulations and quality standards are met or exceeded.
  • All other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Provides direct care to residents in the community, primarily for their activities of daily living, assistance with therapeutic activities program, restorative programs, documentation as required by the community.

Requirements

  • One year of experience working as a Resident Assistant including some medical/surgical experience and awareness of the needs of and desire to work with geriatric residents.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret human service periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, and governmental regulations. 
  • Ability to write reports. 
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
  • The employee regularly is required to stand, walk, sit, use hand to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
  • The employee frequently lifts and/or moves up to 20 pounds.  Must be able to push a minimum of 200 pounds and be able to push such weight a minimum distance of 200 feet.   
  • May be necessary to assist in the evacuation of residents during an  emergency.
  • Work area may be subject to noise, distractions, and interruptions.

To apply for this job please visit lcsnet.referrals.selectminds.com.