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Baptist Retirement Homes - Western North Carolina
Asheville, NC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Since 1951, the quality care-focused environment at Baptist Retirement Homes has served as a unique place where residents and employees flourish, and become an extension of family that recognizes the dignity and worth of each individual.

Western North Carolina located in Asheville, NC has the stunning view of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Here at Western North Carolina team members become an extension of family who recognize the dignity and value of each individual. Western North Carolina has a 50 assisted living apartments and 100 skilled nursing beds. Come join a team that is dedicated to making sure our residents receive first-rate continuum of care and services tailored to fit their needs.

We invite you to apply for positions available at our communities located throughout North Carolina. Baptist Retirement Homes is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants must meet essential job requirements of the position, and be able to pass a drug screening process and criminal background check.

Responsibilities

  • Provide personal hygiene assistance for elderly patients or those recovering from surgeries, injuries or accidents by attending to their basic needs, such as showering, bathing, dressing and eating

  • Help clients take prescribed medication and assist clients with ambulation

  • Help with mobility around the house or outside (doctor’s appointments, walks etc.)

  • Assist with personal care and hygiene, plan and prepare meals and help with physical therapy exercises

  • Complete client’s shopping or accompany them to successfully do so

  • Perform housekeeping duties and report any unusual incidents

  • Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency

  • Offer activities that are essential for daily living by assisting patients with their meals, including serving and other tasks, if necessary

Qualifications

  • Covid-19 Vaccination Required 

  • Enjoy working in a one-on-one setting, eager to improve and continuously learn new skills

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds with physical capability to perform job-related duties

  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation every single day

  • Validated ability to act in a compassionate and supportive manner

  • Available to work different shifts, including nights and/or weekends

  • Prior experience in a healthcare, hospitality, or in-home care environment (minimum of 1 year)

  • Willingness to enforce health and safety standards

  • Supportive and compassionate

  • High School Diploma or equivalent/Experience as a Caregiver, CNA or HHA, or completion of a CNA Program

  • Take pride in providing high quality care

  • Hoyer Lift Experience (specific to client)

We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Baptist Retirement Homes - Western North Carolina

Address

Asheville, NC
USA

Industry

Healthcare

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