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Resident Care Aide

Avenir Senior Living Las Vegas ,NV
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Position Summary:

Perform various resident care activities and related non-professional services essential to caring for personal needs and comfort of residents

Essential Job Functions:

  • Assist all resident/clients with a high quality of personal care, including by not limited to; bathing, grooming, shaving, incontinent care, foot care, vital signs,Height and weight checks per policy.
  • Make all beds as needed in A.M., turn down as needed in P.M., strip beds once each week or PRN.
  • Do all personal laundry on resident’s first scheduled shower day.
  • Do all linens per shift (Where applicable).
  • Assist residents with meal time. Cut food. Encourage to eat. Feed when needed.
  • Utilize on an ongoing basis, all aspects of special programs offered by the community.
  • Maintain calm atmosphere at all times.
  • Follow through with all assignments on a timely basis in accordance to chain of command when Director of Health Services is not on duty.
  • Report of Director of Health Services all unusual behavior of resident (changing of status).
  • Check station bulletin board per shift for Special Needs Sheet, and any other pertinent information regarding needs, staff programming, etc.
  • Provide activities as planned and/or directed.
  • Document resident status as per policy.
  • Respond to all call lights and emergencies in a timely manner.
  • Be familiar with and enforce as appropriate all facility policies.

The Community embraces a culture of hospitality. To that end, all employees are expected as a condition of employment to practice the exceptional customer service in all interactions with residents, fellow employees, and guests:

  • We greet residents, employees and guests warmly, by name and with a smile.
  • We treat everyone with courteous respect.
  • We strive to anticipate resident, employee and guest needs and and act accordingly.
  • We listen and respond enthusiastically in a timely manner.
  • We hold ourselves and one another accountable.
  • We embrace and value our differences.
  • We make residents, employees and guest’s fee important.
  • We ask “Is there anything else I can do for you?”
  • We maintain high levels of professionalism, both in conduct and appearance, at all times.
  • We pay attention to details.

Qualifications/Education Required (Preferred):

  • High School diploma preferred

Years of Experience:

  • One year of experience working as a C.N.A/PCA/RA, preferred
  • One year of experience working in Assisted Living or Health Care, preferred

Knowledge/Skills:

  • Willingness to be available for any/all emergencies regarding the facility
  • A basic proficiency in the English language enabling the caregiver to understand and communicate with our Community’s residents is an essential skill.

Other Requirements:

  • Pre-Employment Physical
  • 2-step TB
  • CPR/1st Aid
  • State/FBI Background check

Other Information:

List tools, equipment, machines used on the job:

  • Medical equipment for assessment
  • Washer/dryer machines
  • General office equipment: printer, copier, scanner, fax machine, pager, telephone

Physical activities of the position:

  • Lifts up to 100 lbs. occasionally
  • Carries up to 100 lbs. occasionally
  • Pushes and pulls up to 100 lbs. occasionally
  • Climbs, reaches, bends and twists occasionally
  • Talks and listens frequently
  • Sits 2 hours per day; stands and walks 6 hours per day (combined) – 8 hr. day

Physical requirements of the job:

  • Medium work – exerts up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. of force frequently and/or up to 20 lbs. of force constantly to move objects.
  • Visual acuity requirements, including color, depth perception and field of visions:
  • Resident Care/Assessment: must be intact including color, depth perception and field of vision.
Company Description
Avenir Senior Living is a family owned and operated company, based in Scottsdale, AZ. We own and manage 10 Senior Dementia Care Communities and 1 Behavioral Hospital. Our company is poised for growth over the next 3-5 years as we expand into Independent and Assisted Living markets. Our vision is to remain a boutique owner operator who leads the way in how we manage and care for seniors.

Avenir Senior Living

Why Work Here?

An opportunity to start a new career, making a difference everyday in the life of our seniors.

Avenir Senior Living is a family owned and operated company, based in Scottsdale, AZ. We own and manage 10 Senior Dementia Care Communities and 1 Behavioral Hospital. Our company is poised for growth over the next 3-5 years as we expand into Independent and Assisted Living markets. Our vision is to remain a boutique owner operator who leads the way in how we manage and care for seniors.

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