Elder Care Alliance

Resident Assistant-Memory Care or Assisted Living

San Rafael, California, United States   |   30+ days ago

Job Description

Resident Assistant

Memory Care or Assisted Living

Day, Evening, NOC, and On Call Shifts Available

AlmaVia of San Rafael

Do you enjoy working with seniors? Do you want to work in a setting where you are valued and appreciated? AlmaVia of San Rafael is a vibrant assisted living and memory care community. We pride ourselves on being a person-centered community and value our employees and residents.

A Resident Assistant / Caregiver:

  • Provides personal care and services to residents with dementia in accordance with resident needs, individual service plans and the philosophy of supportive and resident centered care.
  • Helps residents with activities of daily living including personal care, bathing, grooming, dressing, bathroom assistance, light housekeeping, and group and individual activities.
  • Provides meal and activity escort assistance - walking, wheelchair or walker.
  • Documents care through electronic charting.
  • Communicates with and responds to residents about their needs.

Here's what you need:

  • At least 18 years of age.
  • 6 months or more in long term care, home care or related field preferred.
  • Passion, sensitivity and knowledge of working with older adults, the aging process and dementia care are essential.
  • Working knowledge of computers and typing, sufficient enough to be successful with computerized Point of Care and other systems.
  • Regular attendance and punctuality.
  • Effective English verbal and written communication skills with the ability to successfully work in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Cleared Criminal Record clearance through the Department of Social Services prior to presence in the community.
  • Working knowledge of Title 22.
  • Current First Aid Training and Certifications as per Title 22.
  • Health screening and TB test results not older than 6 months.

“Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status”