Caregiver

Caregiver
Available: Now
Part-Time
  We are looking for a Caregiver for our Gardens Memory Care Center & The Cedars Assisted Living that will fit the Rowntree Gardens Community. Ours is a community built on the highest respect for every person and unwavering integrity guided by our faith. We consider everyone in our community to be a member of our extended family including staff.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Giving showers to community members as scheduled or needed.
  • Assist community members with dressing and grooming.
  • Documenting that shower was given or that community members refused to have shower.
  • Transporting community members to Beauty shop at scheduled appointment time.
  • Provide clean linen when appropriate.
  • Make occupied/unoccupied bed.
  • Comforting community members.
  • One-on-one time with community member.
Safety:
  • Ensures that residents are secured appropriately when transporting by wheelchair or stretcher.
  • Assists patients in moving, sitting, or ambulating as necessary.
  • Ensures that needed articles are within community members' reach (water, tissues, etc.)
  • Ensures that side rails are used only as directed by physician order and care plan.
  • Helps to ensure that the resident rooms remain free of clutter.
  • Helps to ensure floors are dry-- wipe up spills immediately, and pick up objects, which could cause residents to fall.
  • Ensure good lighting in halls and bathrooms.
Infection Control:
  • Uses good hand-washing, aseptic techniques, and universal precautions.
  • Helps keep the unit clean.
  • Serves food to community members using prescribed diets.
  • Attending required in-service education programs, staff and department meetings.
  • Supporting and adhering to Nursing Service and Administrative policies and procedures.
  • Relating all community member's questions/requests to supervisor.
  • Staying available and accessible at all times when on duty.
  • Duties and responsibilities may be added as needed and requested by the Director that are within the scope of this position.

Job Specification:

Memory Care:

• Part-Time AM Shift (6am-2pm) & PM Shift (2pm-10pm)

Assisted Living:

• Part-Time AM Shift (6am-2pm) & PM Shift (2pm-10pm)

Experience:

• 1 year experience working in Memory Care or Assisted Living

Due to California State regulations we are required to have all of our applicant’s pass a Background Check, Physical, and TB test.

I'm Interested

"Kudos to you for creating such a lovely oasis for all your residents"

– Tracy Allspaw