Summary: The Resident Assistant assists residents who are functionally, physically or socially impaired and who need 24-hour oversight. He/she is responsible for assisting residents with activities of daily living (eating, transfers, toileting, bed mobility, dressing, bathing and ambulation). He/she is also responsible for providing medication to residents and assisting the Resident Service Coordinator with conducting resident activities.
Qualifications: Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent. LNA certification is preferred. Prior work experience as a nursing assistant or aide to people who are elderly or disabled is preferred. Must be able to think, act and intervene appropriately in both routine and emergency situations. Must possess good interpersonal communication skills and be able to relate to a wide variety of people. Must be able to communicate effectively in writing. Must be flexible and adaptable to changes in the work environment, including scheduling changes and work assignments. He/she will have exposure to body fluids, infection and odors and behavior of residents. Must be able to lift/push up to 50 pounds and walk four miles daily. Must be able to lift, carry, stand, bend, squat, crawl, reach and kneel using good body mechanics for sustained periods of time. Click Here for full job description.
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