Resident Assistant

3 days left

Employer
Ecumen
Location
Fargo, ND
Posted
May 02, 2023
Closes
Jun 01, 2023
Ref
ecumen-mx-24528
Category
Healthcare
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time
Ecumen Evergreens of Fargo
Overview

FullTime Days, Afternoon/Evening or Overnight Shift

Ecumen Evergreens of Fargo is hiring a Resident Assistant. Ecumen Evergreens of Fargo consists of 30 basic care rental apartment homes, as well as 15 additional residences for seniors requiring memory care services.

Ecumen Overview

Ecumen is an industry leader dedicated to advocating for older adults by providing housing choices, compassionate healthcare, and innovative services. For 160 years Ecumen has cared for those in need. Now, as Minnesota's 8th largest senior living provider, we continue to advocate for those we serve.

Join a team where you can make a difference in advancing our mission to serve our older adults, while we commit to creating a place where everyone belongs.

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:
  • Assists with medication, treatments and activities of daily living as delegated by the Clinical Director/Manager per individualized care plan.
  • Observes, documents and reports changes in physical, cognitive and emotional condition of any of the residents.
  • Promotes independence with residents, offering choices and fostering self-help skills.
  • 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.
  • Orients and coaches assigned employees.
  • Completes scheduled cleaning tasks.
  • Leads and assists resident activities as assigned.
  • 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
    • 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 (EOE). 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 status as a protected veteran. We participate in E-Verify.

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