Care Staff - FT, PT, & PRN Position Available

POSITION: Care Staff
FLSA CLASS: Non exempt (hourly)
SUPERVISED BY: Nurses, Activity Director, Lead Staff, & Resident Service Director

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

1. Education: High school graduate or equivalent required, some college preferred.

2. Experience: Six Months (6) months experience working with elderly is preferred.

3. Must be at least 18 years of age.

4. Skills: Must possess effective written, verbal and non-verbal communication skills, stable emotional make-up, creative, caring, ability to work under stress. Professional conduct, honoring boundaries, setting limits and maintaining confidentiality are a must.

5. Physical Requirements: Must be able to meet physical demands of lifting and moving over 50 pounds, walking and standing for long periods of time.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Care Staff provides direct care and supervision for those residents he/she is assigned to work with. The Care Staff assures residents are: kept safe; clean; comfortable; practice appropriate hygiene; involved in the Luvida Care program socially; and are aware of rules and expectations. The Care Staff assists in providing activities for the residents and assuring scheduled programming is carried out. The Care Staff performs his/her duties as assigned by the Resident Services Director or designee and as directly observed by the supervisor of the shift on duty. Weekends and holidays are required.

Care Staff are hired with the expectations that he/she has shown the compassion that it takes to be for what we do daily. We will only maintain care givers that here to give caring, loving companionship for our residents. We are required to report abuse, neglect, or exploitation for those caring for our residents if care is not being given. Luvida holds very high standards for care and we take it very serious.