Company: Glencroft Center for Modern Aging
Posted on: November 24, 2022
Job Description JOB SUMMARY This position encompasses a variety
of duties essential in providing non-clinical personal care to
residents and maintaining a safe and healthful environment. PRIMARY
ACCOUNTABILITY A thorough knowledge of the practices and procedures
in the use and function of Caregiver Assistant principles. Strong
written and oral communication skills. Effective in establishing
and maintaining rapport with staff, residents, resident's families,
and visiting doctors. Must possess the ability to maintain
composure under pressure. A professional appearance is to be
maintained at all times. The Caregiver Assistant will possess a
genuine interest in and concern for geriatric, chronically ill,
and/or disabled persons. Must be able to fluently communicate in or
to take or give direction or guidance in the English language.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Regular attendance is considered an essential
function of this position and is necessary for the efficient
operation of the business.
Serves as an ambassador of goodwill to all potential and current
residents and staff.
Provides assistance with all Activities of Daily Living to the
degree required by the resident and identified in the Service
Is familiar with the safe and proper use of mobility devices, such
as canes, walkers, wheelchairs, and crutches. As well as the safe
and proper care of Aids for Daily Living, such as eyeglasses,
contact lenses, and hearing aids.
Performs Instrumental Activities of Daily Living, such as
telephone, housekeeping tasks (emptying trash receptacles, making
beds), and laundry. Escorts residents and coordinates internal
transportation needs. Delivers mail for resident.
Conducts room checks and resident rounds.
Monitors for environmental hazards.
Documents and reports all incidents, errors, accidents, and
Assists in a variety of tasks related to dining such as escorting
resident to dining room, serving meals and snacks, and serving
in-room meals. Also assisting with meals (i.e.: feeding residents).
The Caregiver Assistant must stay in dining room at meals to
observe residents when eating.
Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe environment at all
times, including making beds, keeping resident areas neat and tidy,
and monitoring entire work environment to keep free of clutter and
Demonstrates courteous and respectful verbal and physical
interactions with residents, physicians, and family members of
resident, visitors, and other staff.
Demonstrates respect for resident by maintaining resident's
dignity, providing privacy and abiding by the resident's Bill of
Responsible for attending in-services, staff meetings and Service
Plan Meetings as required by facility policy.
Responsible to carry out all tasks as dictated by resident need and
identified in Service Plan.
Takes direction from Director of Assisted Living and performs all
duties of Caregiver Assistant competently and with a positive and
Responsible for answering, in an expedient manner, all calls from
residents requesting and needing assistance.
Always greets all visitors in a friendly, courteous and
professional manner, provides information and guidance, in person
or on the phone
Performs other duties as may be assigned.
Company Description Glencroft Center For Modern Aging, located in
Glendale, is the largest senior living community in Arizona and the
4th largest in the nation. The community sits on 40 lush acres of
citrus trees and grass. We offer all-inclusive services to our
residents, which consists of housekeeping, security, meals,
transportation, and activities. With a community of up to 900
residents and more than 500 staff to service their needs, we always
have a wide range of positions available. From skilled nursing and
certified care positions, to support staff such as maintenance,
landscaping, security, or servers, we select only the best
employees for these jobs in Glendale. If you are passionate about
working with seniors in a team-orientated work environment, then we
want you to help us continue to provide high quality senior
services in a manner that demonstrates Christian love and
Paid Time Off
Employee Assistance Program
Keywords: Glencroft Center for Modern Aging, Glendale , Certified Caregiver, Healthcare , Glendale, Arizona
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