Medication Aide - NJ

Englewood, New Jersey
Wellness
10-13-2020
The Bristal at Englewood NJ
Depends on Experience  Hourly
Full Time 3pm-11pm
3p-11p

**This shift requires someone who can work 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM AND every other weekend.  Please do not apply if you cannot meet these requirements**

At the present time we are looking for a compassionate and dedicated Medication Aide/Technician to work in our Resident Services Wellness Department .

In this role, you will provide resident care services with kindness and compassion, while always maintaining the Resident’s safety and comfort.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist Residents with their ADLs and the administration of their medications
  • Adhering to instructions provided by the Nurse Shift Supervisor and Wellness Director
  • Ensure the safety and wellbeing of all Residents while following company policies and procedures
  • Follow Medication Administration Records (MAR) and doctors’ orders

Qualifications:

  • Must hold a NJ State Med Aide certification
  • Experience with the dementia and senior population
  • An abiding love of seniors is mandatory
  • Extremely reliable, dependable and observant
  • Ability to work weekends
  • Solid understanding of MAR's and doctors’ orders a plus (but will train the right individual)