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Resident Assistant

Altamont, NY 12009

The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Guilderland

Posted 9 weeks ago
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Job Description

Resident Assistant

The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at Guilderland - Has your work, life, or family become imbalanced If so, join our team! We offer flexible opportunities to fit your needs!
The Grand Story: Combining beautiful residences with modern amenities, The Grand Healthcare System provides a range of accommodations that go above and beyond your expectations. Our soft linens and cozy furnishings are just a small part of what makes our unique all-inclusive health facilities a preferred destination for high quality healthcare.
The Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing Center at Guilderland is currently seeking Resident Assistants, who are willing to become CNAs (Paid Training!) for all shifts, including every other weekend.
Duties Include:

Assist with transport of residents/patients not requiring weight-bearing assistance.
Pass out clothing protectors prior to meal.
Distribute meal trays and assist with meal set-up as needed.
Provide dining assistance as needed.
Pick up trays and record amount consumed and fluid intake.
Make beds and straighten room and refill water pitchers.
Observe interaction between staff of all departments and residents.
At end of shift, straighten whirlpool and shower rooms, kitchen, clean and soiled utility rooms, and TV rooms.
Assist with passing nourishment's.
Round on the units for cleanliness.
Pass out water pitchers.
Answer call bells.
Other duties as assigned by Nursing Supervisor.
Candidate must be willing to take the CNA course (cost covered by facility) to become a CNA.

Qualifications:

The ability to read, write, and speak English.
Solid moral character, patience and the appropriate attitude toward the geriatric population.
Ability and willingness to follow the direction and learn new concepts and procedures.
Completion of general orientation and in-servicing, including, but not limited to: hand washing; infection control; transporting; bed making; tray set-up, and body mechanics.
Must be able to be on feet almost 100% of the work day.
Must have full range of motion to allow for kneeling, reaching; pulling, etc. during performance of job duties.
Physically able to lift or move up to 35# without assistance.

We offer the Following:

Competitive Compensation.
Great Benefits Package.
Professional Growth & Stability.
Innovative Training Programs And much more!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer -M/F/D/V
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