Caregiver

  • Legends Park Assisted Living Community
  • 1820 N Legends Parkway
  • Nov 08, 2018
Allied Health

Job Description

Emmy-Award winning journalist Barbara Walters once called Coeur d’Alene a “little slice of heaven”, and it’s no wonder why – beautiful surroundings and the peaceful lake make Legends Park Assisted Living Community a delightful place to be.

Located in picturesque Coeur D’Alene, Legends Park is situated in a serene neighborhood just off Interstate 90. We have a beauty salon and private dining rooms which are perfect for entertaining family and friends. Surrounded by a host of outdoor recreational activities and educational opportunities you'll never run out of fun things to do.

Additionally, the Legends Park innovative wellness program, Celebrations, is designed to nurture mind, body and spirit, and give you the choices and freedom to celebrate life. As your partner in active aging, it is our goal to help you achieve an optimum level of health and wellness throughout all aspects of your life.

Questions? Contact LegendsParkED@prestigecare.com:

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Job Summary::

Caregivers, while under direct supervision of a manager or certified caregiver, provide direct resident care, complete assignments as a universal worker, assist in maintaining a positive physical and psychosocial environment for residents, and uphold Prestige’s core values of respect, integrity, commitment and trust.

Essential Functions::

* Provides resident care under the supervision of a Manager or certified caregiver while promoting resident dignity, independence and choice, regularly observes residents’ physical and mental conditions and reports changes to the PCA, Health Services Director/Resident Services Director or Expressions Coordinator.
* Assists with ADL’s, using Cooperative Service Plans.
* Takes vital signs as assigned.
* Assists residents to and from dining room and activities.
* Performs First Aid and initiates emergency response procedures as required.
* Greets residents, visitors, and staff courteously and answers phones when assigned.
* Follows and supports community fire safety and infection control practices and promptly reports any unsafe conditions or equipment to immediate supervisor.
* Serves meals in the dining room, assisting residents at meal time, provides resident tray delivery, and assists with dining room and kitchen clean up and maintenance.
* Assists with tours, move-ins, move-outs, and transfers and coordinates personal care service with co-workers assisting with lifting and responds to assistance pages promptly.
* Assists with apartment housekeeping services and residents laundry.
* Attends and participates in training, in-services, and staff meetings.
* Performs other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications::

* High School diploma or equivalent with one or more years of care experience with older adults, or as required by state regulations, preferred.
* Must be 18 years of age or older, must complete and pass competency evaluation in accordance with State Regulations and have completed state required training including the Revised Fundamentals of Care, Dementia Care, First Aid, CPR and HIV training if not able to provide appropriate documentation of prior training.

* Must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily and with or without reasonable accommodation.
EOE/M/F/VETS/DISABLED

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