Job Description

Resident Assistant – RA

Purpose:

Perform duties and assist in care and service delivery to achieve a safe, nurturing and caring environment for each resident living in the community.

Requirements for Success on our Team:

• Experience working as a Resident Assistant in an Assisted Living setting or;

• Desire to be trained as a Resident Assistant

• Organized

• Self-Motivated

• Ability to focus on the task at hand

• Enthusiastic and enjoys engaging with residents

• Professional appearance

• Embraces the hospitality model of care and service to our residents

Responsibilities:

• Assist residents with: bathing, dressing, grooming, oral hygiene, bowl and bladder functions, ear and eye care, transfer and mobility, as written in the Individualized Service Plan

• Observation for safety and comfort of residents

• Provide a caring and nurturing environment in which each resident feels comfortable, safe and important

• Assist resident as directed for proper welcome upon move in and assist the resident in getting settled into new apartment

• Assist resident as directed for proper move out

• Completes and records temperature, pulse and respirations and weight

• Observes and reports changes in resident to the Nurse or Supervisor

• Completes daily assigned tasks for each resident

• Participates as a Universal Worker as assigned

If you are seeking a change to an environment that reflects your skills, professionalism and love for residents, we would like to meet with you in person to discuss this great opportunity