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Fairview Health Services Resident Assistant in Coralville, Iowa

Overview

When you come to work at Ebenezer, we promise to support your growth, honor your strengths and empower you to make a difference in the lives of others . Named as a Star Tribune Top Workplace for the 1 1 th _ time, Ebenezer is Minnesota’s largest senior living organization with over 100 years of excellen_ ce in service . W e are growing and expanding into Iowa !

Stirlingshire of Coralville, Iowa is managed by Ebenezer and is our new senior care community that will be opening early 2021! This senior community will include 53 Assisted Living units and 20 Memory Care units.

We are looking for a Resid ent Assistant/Home Health Aide whom would be responsible for providing personal cares and designated health related services to enhance and/or maintain the senior living residents’ physical and emotional well-being.

Thispatient supportposition includes;

  • .5 FTE or 40hoursin twoweeks

  • Evening shift

  • Every other weekend rotation and holiday rotation

Responsibilities/Job Description

  • Assists residents with personal cares including but not limited to: bathing, shaving, dressing, hair care, feeding, toileting, and transfers/lifts.

  • Under direction of Nurse assists with health-related services as needed such as; passing medication, glucose monitoring, temperatures, blood pressure, and pulse.

  • Performs other duties as assigned such as; laundry, cleaning, meal service, and assisting with activities.

  • Observes residents and reports status to appropriate staff.

  • Assists with onboarding of new resident assistants.

Qualifications

Required:

  • Med Manager Certification by approved Iowa agency or must be able to obtain this certification within 30 days of hire date.

  • Ability to communicate effectively, with empathy and compassion for residents and coworkers

  • Ability to work in a team setting and support others

  • Ability to work with a diverse and elderly population

  • Ability to use technology in the form of computers, hand held devices, and phones

Preferred :

  • High School diploma or GED or completion of a formal NA or HHA course preferred

  • Previous work experience as HHA, CNA, NA, DSP, PCA or similar is preferred

  • Work experience in a customer service setting preferred

Keywords; DSP, HHA, PCA, NA, CNA, nursing assistant, caregiver

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As part of Fairview Health Services, Ebenezer is driven to heal, discover and educate for longer, healthier and meaningful lives for seniors. Ebenezer’s almost 4,000 employees work as a team to provide the highest quality care to those we serve. Our employees don’t work simply to collect a paycheck; they truly work to make a difference in the lives of older adults in their communities. A culture of caring for others is grounded in our values of Dignity, Integrity, Service, Compassion and Innovation.

We are located in Minnesota, Iowa, and Wisconsin hosting a variety of community settings such as; Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory, Transitional and Long term Care. Additionally we offer Adult and Intergenerational Day programs, Community-based services, Management and Consulting Services and The Ebenezer Foundation. Because of our size, variety of community settings, and our partnership with Fairview Health Services https://www.fairview.org we can offer opportunities for career growth and reinvention.

If you share our commitment to quality care for older adults, there’s a place for you at Ebenezer!

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Job Locations US-IA-Coralville

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 3 weeks ago (5/25/2021 2:06 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-73717

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date Patient Care (Non Nursing)

Community Stirlingshire of Coralville

Shift evening

Hours per 2 weeks 40

Department Long Term Care

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