Provides assistance to residents who wish or need help with ADLs in a discreet and private manner. Provides assistance to residents with transportation, medication reminders and light housekeeping. Resident Attendant is classified as the “universal worker”.
•Assists with all activities of daily living as requested or needed by residents as outlined in individual service plans including, but not limited to, bathing, dressing, toileting, oral hygiene and nail care. •Engages residents in meaningful activities in order to enhance their quality of life. •Reminds and/or assists with self-administration of medication. •Answers resident pages/calls in the appropriate time frame. •Reports and/or records all pertinent medical or social changes that are observed to the Health Services Director. •Assist the residents at mealtime. In the Country Cottage/ Memory Care assist and serve residents at mealtime. Responsible for set up and clean up of dining area. •Maintains confidentiality of all residents at all times. •Performs/assists with laundry service. •Performs and participates in activities and stays with large groups to ensure safety at all times. •In the absence of housekeeping may be required to perform housekeeping functions. •Work as a team player. •Performs daily housekeeping including making of bed, straightening up and removal of trash in residents’ apartments as requested. •Transports the residents within the residence to activities and meals as needed; ensures safety of all residents; applies assistive devices and/or any other appliances as directed. •Other duties as assigned.
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About Chelsea Senior Living
Chelsea Senior Living provides Assisted Living, Independent Living and Memory Care options for older Americans. Chelsea’s 16 locations in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania specialize in allowing seniors to enjoy a high quality of life within the level of independence they desire and are capable of. All Chelsea residences offer apartments of varying sizes, meals prepared by chefs in a restaurant-style dining room and a daily schedule of fun Lifestyle activities. Residents in Assisted Living and Memory Care get help with everyday tasks from trained aides who are supervised by a registered nurse. Residents get customized Wellness programs and regular monitoring by the nurse. Chelsea is always looking for employees who have the patience and compassion to work with seniors.