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Fairview Health Services Resident Assistant in Indianola, 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 11 th time, Ebenezer is Minnesota’s largest senior living organization with over 100 years of excellent service, and we’re growing at an unprecedented rate!

Vintage Hills Senior Living of Indianola, Iowa is located just minutes from Des Moines’ South side and offers Assisted Living, Memory Care and Stay by the Day units. Our dedicated employees enjoy working in a family-like environment that is fun, safe and always raising the bar! As an Ebenezer managed property, we are dedicated to helping seniors live as independantly as possible.

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

This patient support position includes;

  • .8 FTE or 64 hours in two weeks

  • Night shift

  • Every weekend

  • Holiday rotation

  • Benefit eligible (Paid time off, Medical, Dental, Retirement, and Tuition reimbursement) https://www.ebenezercares.org/benefits.html

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

Block Schedule:

Week 1: Monday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday

Week 2: Monday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

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 provides health related services as needed such as; passing medication, glucose monitoring, temperatures, blood pressure, and pulse.

  • Performs specified home services as needed such as; laundry, cleaning, meal service, and assisting with activities.

  • Observes residents and reports status to appropriate staff

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Assists with onboarding of new staff

Qualifications

Required Skills:

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

  • If under 18, must be on the Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry

  • 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

Preferred Education/Experience/Skills:

  • Previous work experience or formal training/education as HHA, CNA, NA, DSP, PCA or similar preferred

  • Work experience in a customer service setting preferred

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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-Indianola

Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago (1/19/2021 8:39 AM)

Requisition ID 2021-67116

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

Community Vintage Hills of Indianola

Shift night

Hours per 2 weeks 64

Department Long Term Care

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