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Home Health Aide - Every Other Weekend 6-2, Evenings - 2-10, Part Time & On Call Hours Available

Kenyon Senior Living Kenyon, MN

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Company Overview

Gunderson Gardens is an  Assisted Living Facility. We are a one level congregate living facility. Gunderson Gardens offers 14 apartments and the Rose Wing offers 8 efficiency units. We also have Gunderson Suites which specializes in the care for the memory in a controlled assisted living setting. They offer 8 units. Care attendants are on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.            

Job Summary

Must understand and communicate using specialized medical terminology. Must be punctual, with a good attendance record. Must be able to remain calm and use a kind tone of voice during difficult or unusual circumstances. Ability to monitor resident's needs and respond in a crisis situation appropriately. Promote independence, not dependence, with residents offering choices and fostering self-help skills. Must be able to prioritize  and organize work effectively and efficiently. Must be flexible and adaptable to changing situations. Must be compassionate and work with tact and ethical awareness. Must work as a team member with other personnel, RN Supervisor and LPN. Sincere interest in working with the elderly.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Education - High school graduate or equivalent is preferred. May have HHA Certificate and/or Resident Aide Competency Test Out Certificate provided by the RN Supervisor.
  • Experience - Prefer: 1) at least one-year experience in home care setting as a nursing assistant; 2) experience in a memory care setting.

Physical Requirements - Frequently required to stand, bend and walk. Occasionally required to sit, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, talk or hear and taste and smell. Must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and regularly lift and /or move up to 50 pounds. Occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Push up to 74 pounds.

Duties and Responsibilities -

  • General Duties and Responsibilities - Assist with personal cares and medication administration. Perform normal household services essential to their care plan. Assist with treatments as delegated by RN. Observe resident and report any changes. Assist in serving meals. Take and record temperature, blood pressure, weight, pulse and respiration as instructed. Report changes to the RN and LPN. Maintain confidentiality of resident information. Document services performed.  Perform duties on Daily Task Sheets. Monitor and respond to emergency calls promptly and in a courteous manner. Do in-service material on time and attend in-services when available. Encourage residents to participate in activities within the facility and assist as time permits. This facility operates 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. Schedules must accommodate fluctuating facility demands and team members may be asked to work shifts other than those they prefer or normally work.
  • Hospitality Skills Requirements - Professionalism and courtesy are to be extended at all times to residents and their families. Team members are responsible for the continuous training/personal development.

Benefits and Perks

Kenyon Senior Living offers a friendly faith based work environment and a full range of benefits                  including: Health Insurance, HSA, 403B Savings Plan, Short-term and Long-term Disability Coverage and Accident, PTO and 8 Holidays per year! Also Shift Differential Pay, Call In Pay, Flu Shots & Hepatitis B Vaccinations Offered, In-Service and Outside Education.

$1000 sign on bonus working 20-40 hours a week.

The Referral Bonus would add $1.00 an hour extra for all hours worked, for one year, for referrals that are hired, to the Nursing Home or Assisted Living on our Kenyon Senior Living campus.

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