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Caregiver for Elderly

Mill Gardens Midland Park, NJ
  • Expired: November 02, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job DescriptionJob DescriptionTitle: CaregiverReports to: Director of Healthcare Services, Registered Nurse orNurse on DutyRequirements: High school graduate or G.E.D. certified, good character, verifiable certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant or aCertified Home Health AidePosition Summary:The Caregiver is an important member of the care team of the Mill Gardens AssistedLiving facility.1. The Caregiver works cooperatively with other staff members.2.

The Caregiver is courteous and respectful to all residents, visitors and staff. TheCaregiver is respectful of Residents' Rights.3. The Caregiver listens carefully to residents' requests and responds promptly.

If he/she cannot respond, the request is directed to the appropriate person.4. The Caregiver provides cues and reminders about meals, activities, events, etc.5. The Caregiver assists with Activities of Daily Living such as bathing, dressing, walking, toileting, getting in and out of bed, getting...

in and out of a chair, etc.6. The Caregiver may assist a resident with his/her own personal laundry, if requested.7. The Caregiver provides incontinence care, including linen changes whenHousekeepers are not on duty or unavailable.8.

The Caregiver assists with Activities, as requested.9. The Caregiver assists with snacks or meals, as requested.10. The Caregiver observes his/her residents carefully and reports any changes or problems to the Nurse on Duty and documents this information in theCommunication Log with date, time and signature.11.

The Caregiver does other duties as requested by his/her supervisor.Physical Job RequirementsTo fulfill job requirements, employee must be able to perform key physical tasks for extended period of time. When supporting, lifting or transferring residents, proper body mechanics and safety measures, as prescribed by the residence, must be used.In a typical 8-hour day, employee may: Stand/walk up to six hours a day Sit up to three hours a day Frequently support up to 70 pounds Occasionally lift/carry up to 30 pounds Frequently kneel, bend and reach Secure proper assistance for transferring and lifting residents, as needed.Job Type: Full-timePay: From $14.00 per hourCOVID-19 considerations:In order to keep our staff and residents as safe as possible we will not be hiring candidates that will be working multiple jobs in other facilities.After being employed for 90 days, we offer a covid bonus pay on a bi weekly basis

Mill Gardens

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Midland Park
Midland Park, NJ
USA