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Caregiver (NAC/NAR) - Night Shift - Assisted Living

Panorama
Lacey, WA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Panorama’s Assisted Living is a social model that offers supportive services such as meals, housekeeping and laundry. Light assistance with personal care and medication are available at a higher level of service. We like to think our Assisted Living is life as our residents know it, just a little easier!

Working in Assisted Living allows you to provide support that will help our residents extend their independence. This is demonstrated in our staffing ratios and ability to provide you with the tools you need to provide care successfully. On average, our residents spend 2-3 years in this level of care within our community, allowing us to build rapport, get to know them and their needs.

Panorama's Assisted Living is recruiting for a full time, night shift Caregiver (Nursing Assistant, Certified or Nursing Assistant, Registered). Days off rotate on a quarterly basis - current rotation will be Friday/Saturday off (until November 1).

The Caregiver is responsible to provide personal care assistance, daily activity support, and provide a safe and secure environment while promoting independence, dignity and respect. Monitor and ensure general, physical, emotional and spiritual well-being of the residents. Assist with daily meal service. Assist with housekeeping and laundry services as needed.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain Panorama Assisted Living vision and philosophy.
  • Assist all residents with personal care needs, such as medications, oral hygiene, daily reminders, transferring, ambulating, grooming, i.e. make-up, powder, deodorant, shaving, etc.
  • Communicate changes in the physical and/or emotional status of the resident and/or family. Report any medical issues to the nurse on duty
  • Maintain current and accurate records.
  • Assist/transport residents to and from the dining room as needed.
  • Assist with dining room service and tray delivery/pick-up of meals to the residents.
  • Monitor food intake when assigned.
  • Assist with resident activities and snacks as needed.
  • Assist with any housekeeping that is needed, i.e. making beds, straightening rooms, laundry, cleaning of common areas, etc.
  • Follow assigned sheets for toileting needs, bath schedule, etc.
  • Receive verbal shift exchange from Medication Assistant and/or LN at the start of your shift.
  • Practice proper Universal Precautions and body mechanics for resident and staff sanitation and safety.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident medical and any other personal information.
  • Maintain constant awareness of traffic in and out of the community, screen visitors and refer them to the appropriate staff/resident.
  • Respond and assist with any resident emergency
  • Report any unusual incidents to the LN, Administrator or Medication Assistant.
  • Maintain a professional, caring approach when dealing with the residents, families, staff, visitors, vendors and the general public.
  • Maintain all equipment in a clean and safe manner.
  • Attend all meetings that LN or manager deems necessary.
  • Any other duties as required by the LN or Administrator.
  • Transportation Escort.

REQUIREMENTS

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Current Washington State Nursing Assistant, Certified - or - Nursing Assistant, Registered plus six months of relevant experience
  • Nurse Delegation Training preferred
  • The ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language is required. Aptitude for the job is also required. Current Washington State Nursing Assistant, Certified certification. Food handler permit, First aid, CPR is required and Completion of Mental Health and Dementia training within 90 days of hire.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

This position requires standing, walking and the ability to perform housekeeping and care duties for the duration of the work schedule. Sitting is performed only during breaks. Lifting ranges from 10 to 25 pounds on a regular basis while carrying food trays, laundry baskets, etc. This position must be able to lift 50 lbs. occasionally unassisted. There is frequent bending, reaching, stretching, kneeling, squatting, and twisting.

*Applicants must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to be eligible for this position.

Company Description
By definition, Panorama is a not-for-profit continuing care retirement community, but our spirit represents so much more. We understand the value of human connection that is found in true community, especially at the stage of life when it matters most.

Our residents have lived extraordinary lives, building families and careers, and contributing to their communities. They are inventors, artists, doctors, homemakers, and teachers, to name a few. They bring with them their talents, experience and knowledge, choosing to share it with us. In turn, we provide a place to call home and a canvas for their last chapter.

Panorama is 145 acres of natural landscape with homes of all varieties surrounded by mature trees and flowers. We offer a spectrum of services for more than 1,000 residents in independent living, assisted living, and long term care. Our success is dependent on the focused attention and compassion of our 400+ employees, who are committed to the values which give us purpose, bind us together and define who we are.

With stunning surroundings and opportunities for growth, a career at Panorama is not only personally fulfilling, it’s an opportunity to help others achieve their best possible life.

Panorama

Why Work Here?
Non-profit, stand alone campus with great leadership, great staff and great residents!

By definition, Panorama is a not-for-profit continuing care retirement community, but our spirit represents so much more. We understand the value of human connection that is found in true community, especially at the stage of life when it matters most. Our residents have lived extraordinary lives, building families and careers, and contributing to their communities. They are inventors, artists, doctors, homemakers, and teachers, to name a few. They bring with them their talents, experience and knowledge, choosing to share it with us. In turn, we provide a place to call home and a canvas for their last chapter. Panorama is 145 acres of natural landscape with homes of all varieties surrounded by mature trees and flowers. We offer a spectrum of services for more than 1,000 residents in independent living, assisted living, and long term care. Our success is dependent on the focused attention and compassion of our 400+ employees, who are committed to the values which give us purpose, bind us together and define who we are. With stunning surroundings and opportunities for growth, a career at Panorama is not only personally fulfilling, it’s an opportunity to help others achieve their best possible life.

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Lacey, WA
USA

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Personal Care

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