Part-Time Caregiver

Employer: Island House MBK Senior Living

Job Description

Essential Job Duties •Respond to resident needs promptly and kindly while maintaining each resident’s self-respect, personal dignity, personal safety and confidentiality (50%) •Read and follow care plans to ensure proper care is being given to their residents (10%) •Assist residents in their daily living activities including bathing, dressing, hygiene (including shaving, hair care, etc.), meals, activities, bowel and bladder functions (including taking to bathrooms, portable commodes, changing incontinency products, etc.)(20%) •Provide assistance at mealtime with selecting meals, serving, eating, clearing, delivering room trays as needed or assigned (3%) •Transport residents as necessary assisting them into and out of bed, wheelchairs, etc. following all safety/lifting and transferring techniques – escorting them to/from meals, activities, or other transportation needs as requested or assigned (3%) •Perform regular safety checks on residents (1%) •Encourage residents to participate in daily activities such as bed making, laundry, cleaning, setting tables, etc. (1%) •Invite, encourage, assist and lead residents in meaningful and life enriching activities (3%) •Clean, complete laundry, and assist with all other community activities and job duties as required or assigned(1%) •Manage oxygen tanks and concentrators per MD orders for resident needs (1%) •Chart and document appropriate information (including incident reports) communicating any observed or suspected resident change of condition to a supervisor immediately (4%) •Respond promptly to all resident alerts, carrying walkie-talkies and reacting to emergency or other resident requests as needed (3%) •Ensure resident safety and comfort at all times, assisting in the performance of fire or other safety drills (1%) Non-Essential Job Duties •Always display a positive and professional image through actions and dress and in accordance with the MBK core values •Encourage teamwork through open communication with co-workers and other departments •Demonstrate effective time management skills so that all resident assignments are completed daily per shift •Display tact and friendliness when dealing with residents, families, and guests •Adhere to all MBK policies and procedures related to meal breaks and rest periods •Perform other duties as consistent with the position and as assigned by the Director of Health Services, and/or Director of Assisted Living, and/or Director of Memory Care, and/or Executive Director

Job Requirements

Requirements •Age 18 or over, or have the proper work permit and work authorization documentation •High school diploma or equivalent •Nurses Aid certification preferred •Current first aid certification •Background clearances as required by government regulations •Complete a health screening and provide negative TB test results (must be within the last 6 months or within 7 days of employment) •Prior Caregiving experience preferred but on the job training is available for candidates with the right attitude and desire •Must be able to read and speak English •Ability to follow oral and written directions •Ability to interact effectively with people of different ages and backgrounds •Must meet and maintain all state specific regulatory requirements Mandated Vaccine Information: Due to the nature of the company’s circumstances and business, MBK is mandating the Covid Vaccine for all employees unless team members have a religious or medical accommodation

Compensation

Negotiable

Tuition reimbursement is available upon hiring. Apply to get more for more information.

Island House MBK Senior Living has staff RN/LPN to assist you meet NAC clinical rotation requirements in place during COVID19 pandemic. Apply to get more for more information.

Upon hiring and during your employment with us, we offer in house training.

Schedule

Part-Time

Location: 7810 SE 30th Street Mercer Island WA 98040
Contact: (206) 236-0502