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PW Care Partner in Henderson, NV at Poet’s Walk

Date Posted: 9/19/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time/Part-Time
  • Location:
    Henderson, NV
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/19/2018

Job Description

Essential Functions:

  • Provides assistance to residents with dementia with bathing, grooming, dressing, escort service, dining, and other activities of daily living; including light housekeeping and laundry service as needed.
  • Provides emotional and social support to residents.
  • Serves as the staff and family resource when the Director of Resident Care is unavailable or away from the building.
  • Meets on a regular basis with the Director of Resident Care to review any resident, family, & staff issues or concerns.
  • Accesses and uses care plans daily and immediately submits changes to appropriate personnel.
  • Adheres to departments documentation standards.
  • Knows, understands, and adheres to resident right.
  • Abide by all health and safety regulations and community standards.
  • Meets on a regular basis with the Spring Cottage interdisciplinary team to review the on-going progress and implementation of resident care needs and services.
  • Engages in and provides assistance in recreations with residents.  This may include structured planned or spontaneous Life/Work Access activities.

Non Essential Functions:

  • Is familiar with emergency equipment and procedures.
  • Attends all required training, in-services, and staff meetings.
  • Strives to maintain a safe working environment through the prevention of accidents, the preservation of equipment, the achievement of safe working practices, and by practicing proper infection control measures.
  • Maintains a positive and professional demeanor toward residents, visitors, families, and co-workers.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures of Spring Hills, LLC
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements


Spring Cottage Care Partner

Requirements For Spring Cottage Care Partner

Skills:

  • Speaking - Talking to others to convey information effectively.
  • Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • Service Orientation - Actively looking for ways to help people.
  • Social Perceptiveness - Being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.
  • Coordination - Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
  • Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.

Attributes:

  • Oral Comprehension - The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Oral Expression - The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
  • Speech Clarity - The ability to speak clearly so others can understand you.
  • Speech Recognition - The ability to identify and understand the speech of another person.

Experience And Education::

  • A High School Diploma or General Education Degree; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience; requires completing pre-service training requirements (16 hours of Alzheimer/Dementia); requires a state valid CNA or CHHA licensure; must complete 23 hours of Alzheimer/Dementia training annually


Time spent in physical exertion:

Standing (1/3-2/3), walking (1/3-2/3), using hands to finger, handle or feel (over 2/3), reach with hands and arms (over 2/3), climb and balance (under 1/3), stoop, kneel (under 1/3), talk or hear (over 2/3), taste or smell (under 1/3). Lifting up to 10 pounds (1/3 - 2/3), Up to 25 pounds (under 1/3); Up to 50 pounds (under 1/3); up to 100 pounds (under 1/3), more than 100 pounds (none)