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Resident Assistant

Resident Assistant

ID 
2017-11671
Posted Date 
12/6/2017
Category 
Nursing
Days/Hours 
afternoons
Type 
Part-Time
Location  
US-MI-Clinton Township

More information about this job

Overview

Rose Senior Living - Clinton Township seeks a Resident Assistant to join its team. Rose Senior Living - Clinton Township is developed and owned by Edward Rose & Sons, known for creating amenity-rich communities where people can appreciate comfortable and affordable living in beautiful settings.  Partnering with Edward Rose & Sons is Ecumen, a not-for-profit organization that has grown to be one of the most innovative leaders in senior housing and services, empowering individuals to live richer and fuller lives.  The Clinton Township location consists of 176 units:  70 independent living rental apartment homes, 68 assisted living rental apartment homes and 38 residences for seniors requiring memory care services.

Responsibilities

The Resident Assistant is responsible for providing personal care and delegated health-related services designed to maintain the resident’s physical and emotional well-being. The Resident Assistant follows the service schedule for each resident and correctly documents services provided.

 

Essential job responsibilities include: 

  1. Assists with medication, treatments and activities of daily living as delegated by the Clinical Director/Manager per individualized care plan.

  2. Observes, documents and reports changes in physical, cognitive and emotional condition of any of the residents.

  3. Promotes independence with residents, offering choices and fostering self-help skills.

  4. Partners effectively with others in a demanding and changing environment, supports all employees within the community as directed by the Clinical Director or Registered Nurse.

  5. Orients and coaches assigned employees.

  6. Completes scheduled cleaning tasks.

  7. Leads and assists resident activities as assigned.

  8. Responds appropriately to all safety hazards, call lights, requests and reassignment of duties.

Qualifications

Resident Assistant 

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • 17 years of age or older
  • Current valid driver’s license and proof of vehicle insurance (if applicable)
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbal and written
  • Ability to follow all safety rules, regulations, policies and procedures of the facility including but not limited to: Vulnerable Adult and Abuse Policy, HIPAA, Resident’s Bill of Rights, Universal Precaution, AWAIR, OSHA, Right to know, SDS, ADA, HUD Policy and Procedures, Fair Housing laws and regulations 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High school diploma, GED or Higher
  • Previous experience with working with seniors
  • Licensure/Certification: Certified Nursing Assistant CNA and/or Home Health Aide

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status.

 

We participate in E-Verify and pre-employment drug testing.