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Hospitality Assistant

Riverside Health System Newport News, VA

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

The Gardens will be hosting Weekly Open Interview days every Monday starting 9/13/2021 from 1pm-2pm! Come see us and start your Riverside Career TODAY!

 

The Gardens at Warwick Forest 

1000 Old Denbigh Blvd

Newport News, VA 23602

 

The Hospitality Assistant Position requires participation in our Earn and Learn Program. Anyone hired into this position agrees to go through our Nurse Aide program to become a Certified Nurse Aide. This is a Riverside paid program! 

 

Key Points about the Earn and Learn program:

  • The Nurse Aide program is a 6 week long program. Monday – Friday hours can vary from 7:00/8:00A.M. – 2:00/2:30 P.M.
  • Riverside will pay for the Nurse Aide program, and you will be paid your Hospitality Assistant rate while in your Nurse Aide classes. So you will be paid to go to school as well as be able to pick up additional hours as a Hospitality Assistant.
  • Upon successful completion of the Nurse Aide program and passing of the Nurse Aide Certification exam, Riverside will place you in one of our Life Long Health facilities as a Certified Nurse Aide 
  • You will be given 2 chances to pass your Nurse Aide certification exam
  • We will have Full-time C.N.A options available with a 12 month work commitment and Part-time C.N.A options available with an 18 month work commitment
  • Additional details are outlined on the Earn and Learn Program agreement that will be formally present at the time of offer

Until you become a Certified Nurse Aide you will work as a Hospitality Assistant, below is the job description. 

 

The Hospitality Assistant will report to the Charge Nurse and work in conjunction with certified nursing assistants to ensure that residents needing only encouragement minimal assistance or non-medical supervision are assisted with eating and drinking as needed. There are also other basic tasks that may be assigned which will include but are not limited to: preparing dining room for meals, assisting with clothing protectors, reminding or assisting residents to their seats, passing meal trays and assisting in preparing food and drinks for eating, assisting with feeding as qualifications allow, documenting meal consumption, answering call lights and responding to wander guard alarms, cleaning utility rooms, storage areas, and resident rooms/closets/drawers, emptying soiled linen, conducting leisure activities with residents. Covered tasks will be performed only under the supervision of an RN or LPN licensed by the Board of Nursing who is available to provide assistance if necessary.

 



Education: High School Diploma or equivalent Preferred

 

Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS) required within 30 days of hire.  Standard First Aid required within 30 day of hire for Assisted Living/Memory Support units only. 

Successful completion of a minimum of 8 hours of a state-approved training course provided by Riverside. 


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Company Description
For over 100 years, we have made it our mission to care for others as we would care for those we love.

Backed by over a century of innovations, accreditations, expansions, customer care and giving back to the community, Riverside has received numerous recognitions and awards to include Forbes’ list of America’s Best Employers in Virginia, CHIME Health Care’s Most Wired for 15 consecutive years, US News & World Report’s Best Nursing Homes, and Great Place to Work certification. Riverside Health System is a non-profit organization committed to bettering health in our communities in coastal Virginia in the greater Peninsula, Williamsburg, Tappahannock, Middle Peninsula and Eastern Shore areas.

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Awesome team members, lot of growth opportunity, great benefits, transparent company, strong ties to the community

For over 100 years, we have made it our mission to care for others as we would care for those we love. Backed by over a century of innovations, accreditations, expansions, customer care and giving back to the community, Riverside has received numerous recognitions and awards to include Forbes’ list of America’s Best Employers in Virginia, CHIME Health Care’s Most Wired for 15 consecutive years, US News & World Report’s Best Nursing Homes, and Great Place to Work certification. Riverside Health System is a non-profit organization committed to bettering health in our communities in coastal Virginia in the greater Peninsula, Williamsburg, Tappahannock, Middle Peninsula and Eastern Shore areas.

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