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Resident Assistant

Lakeville, Minnesota 55044

Category: Professional Job Number: 17593

 

Voca has an immediate opening available for a Resident Assistant in Lakeville, MN!  Interested candidates will contact Kaley Fuller, direct 347-293-2560 or by email kfuller@myvoca.com 
 

Position Details 

Job Description:

  • Assists residents with personal cares including but not limited to:
    • Bathing/showering
    • Foot and fingernail care
    • Shaving
    • Dressing
    • Assistance with use of hearing aids and/or glasses
    • Hair care
    • Feeding
    • Toileting
    • Escorts
    • 1-2 person transfers and use of mechanical lift
    Provides health-related services as directed:
    • Assists with treatments per individualized care plan under the direction of the Registered Nurse. (includes blood glucose monitoring)
    • Administers medication or assists with this under the direction of the Registered Nurse.( includes insulin injections)
    • Takes and records temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration under the direction of the Registered Nurse.
    Performs specified home services:
    • Performs laundry service per schedule.
    • Follows cleaning schedule for the shift worked.
    • Delivers meal trays.
    • Assists with meal service in dining room. 
    • Assists with preparing for and/or facilitating resident social and recreational activities as assigned and as requested.
    Performs specified home services:
    • Performs laundry service per schedule.
    • Follows cleaning schedule for the shift worked.
    • Delivers meal trays.
    • Assists with meal service in dining room. 
    • Assists with preparing for and/or facilitating resident social and recreational activities as assigned and as requested.
    Observes tenants/residents and reports status to appropriate staff.
    • Notifies appropriate staff of changes in physical and/or emotional conditions such as change in attitude or mood, loss of appetite, change in weight.
    • Serves as a mandated reporter and reports any concerns regarding potential mistreatment 
    • Offers pertinent observations and input.
    Responds appropriately to resident and building emergencies.
    Assists with the onboarding of new Resident Assistants 
    • Assists with orienting new team members to their position and the community
    • Welcomes new staff
    • Demonstrates proper resident care procedures
    • Offers appropriate feedback and encouragement to new employees
    Creates a friendly and welcoming atmosphere
  • Ability to interact empathetically with tenants/residents. Ability to perform personal cares and meet tenant/resident needs. Ability to prioritize and organize work. Ability to remain calm and handle difficult situations tactfully. Technical skills related to the specified medical procedures. Ability to understand and take direction from the Registered Nurse. Ability to interact empathetically with tenants/residents. Ability to understand meal plans and prepares meals accordingly. Knowledge of cleaning procedures and proper use of cleaning products. Observation skills. Knowledge of proper care procedures. Ability to be warm and welcoming.

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications required to fulfill position requirements:
• High school diploma/GED
• Vocational/Technical Training or Associate Degree: C.N.A or HHA Certification – preferred
• Satisfy the Minnesota Home Care licensure qualification, training, and competency for unlicensed staff found in Statue 144A.4795 subd. 3.

Experience:
• None to one year – required
• One to three years – preferred
• Ability to use technology in the form of computers, hand held devices, cell phone, fax machines

Shift

 

  • This is a Short Shift for 8:00am - 12:00pm. However, HM can be a little flexible with the start times as long as they are during the day shift.
     

 

 

 

 

 

Regards,

 

Kaley Fuller
Voca | Manager of Healthcare Recruiting
t 507-288-5260 d 347-293-2560
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