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The Residence at Freeman Lake CNA/HHA (Will Train) in North Chelmsford, Massachusetts

C N As and HHAs Full-Time, Part-Time and Per Diem SUMMARY: Resident Care Associate shall provide for the needs of the elders, including personal care, therapeutic programming, safety and emotional support in a manner that supports the dignity, independence, choice and individuality of each resident. The duties of Resident Care Associate include delivery of services as written on the approved service plan for each Resident. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES: The essential duties and responsibilities described below are representative of those an associate encounters while performing the basic functions of this position. While every effort has been made to identify the essential functions of the position, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties you will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or is an essential function of the position. 1. Promote the mission and core values of the Residence and LCB Senior Living to residents, visitors, co- workers and the surrounding community. 2. As an associate you are expected to have an active role in growing community occupancy by representing and interacting positively with potential residents, family members and professionals. 3. Prior to being assigned regular duties, each Resident Care Associate shall successfully complete the communitys and any State orientation training program. 4. Assisting residents with medications according to State Regulation and LCB Policies, making the required record entries at appropriate times, and making the appropriate notifications to the nurse concerning self- administered medications (as specified by state regulations). 5. Actively engage residents in meaningful interactions and experiences Provides assistance, encouragement, and restorative interventions, as needed, for residents to be as independent as possible in their activities of daily living including and not limited to: bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, assist in dining, and mobility. Takes initiative in engaging in group and individual engagement. 6. Monitors for changes in resident needs, preferences and health status. Reports/documents any noticed changes at once to the RN or designee. 7. Assisting Residents with clothing and laundry needs as per the service plan. 8. Assisting Residents in going to bed at night, when necessary. 9. Assisting Residents with keeping their units neat, clean and orderly. 10. Answering emergency calls and attending to the Residents needs promptly. Qualifications QUALIFICATION STANDARDS: (These qualifications meet or exceed NH, MA, CT and RI State specific requirements.) a. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Ability to use computer for documenting services provided. Shall be fluent in the ability to communicate in the English language, both oral and written. b. Education: Must have completed the course for certified nursing assistant or have equivalent training or experience as required by State Regulation, and CPR and First Aide training as mandated by the State employed. c. Experience: Prior experience providing direct care or the equivalent in training preferred. Experience in caring for seniors with Alzheimers disease or other forms of Dementia is preferred. d. Certificates/Licenses: Current license/certification as required by State Regulation and provide copies of the documentation to the Resident Care Director or designee. e. Computer Skills: Demonstrates computer literacy and familiarity with office software, including but not limited to word processing or demonstrate the ability to learn data input. Job Status: Full Time, Part Time Benefits: 401k, Retirement Plan, Short/Long Term Disability, Dental, Major Medical, Vision, Life Insurance, Sick Leave, Vacation Email resume to MArianne.Segool@MassHireLowellCC.com

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