Lead Resident Care Aide- Overnight

East Northport, NY
Wellness
08-05-2019
The Bristal at East Northport
Depends on Experience 
Casual - Friday and Saturday
11pm-7am Overnight Shift

At the present time we are looking for a compassionate and dedicated Lead Resident Care Aide for our overnight shift to provide help to Residents in our luxury Assisted Living Community. In this role, you will provide resident care services to Residents while maintaining their safety and comfort.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Provide guidance and direction to new and less experienced aides
  • Assisting Residents with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
  • Escorting Residents to meals and recreational activities
  • Helping out as needed in the Resident Services area as needed to ensure the safety, comfort and well-being of our Residents
  • Follow all policies and procedures, adhering to instructions of Nurse Shift Supervisor and Wellness Director

Casual Schedule - Friday and Saturday 11pm-7am (Overnight)

Qualifications:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant, Personal Care Attendant or Home Health Aide in the State of New York
  • Willing to take/pass Med Tech class
  • Must speak and read in English and follow verbal instructions
  • Previous experience with geriatric Residents preferred; providing assistance with ADLs
  • Ability to follow instructions and establish personal care routine
  • Basic understanding of dementia; patience and tact in redirecting Residents
  • Ability to adjust to many types of personalities and situations
  • You must be reliable, caring and gentle
  • Ability to provide abiding respect for the elderly and to remain calm at all times