Lutheran Homes of South Carolina, Inc

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Resident Assistant, non certified

at Lutheran Homes of South Carolina, Inc

Posted: 10/24/2017
Job Reference #: 5000253110706
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Job Description

Job Title

Resident Assistant, non certified

Position Type

Full Time

Location

Franke at Seaside

Location Address

1885 Rifle Range Road, Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina 29464

Job Description

The position is responsible for meeting resident needs, including but not limited to:  assistance with personal care, administration of medication, assistance with activities of daily living, and activity programs.  All tasks must be performed in a careful and caring manner, recognizing the condition(s) of the individual. Under the supervision of an LPN or an RN, the RA provides personal care and selected technical nursing services to predominately geriatric residents.

TYPE EQUIPMENT REQUIRED/USED:

Gloves, towels, linens, walker/cane, wheelchair, bedpan, mop, lifts, telephone, copier, VCR, TV, cassette player/stereo equipment, musical instruments and other common tools/equipment.

WORK AREAS:

Resident rooms, day areas, dining rooms, activity/recreation areas of facility, porches, patios, yards, outside areas, etc.

Qualifications

  • Must have High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be able to work as a team member. 
  • Must be able to speak, read and write the English language. 
  • Must have an interest in the care of the geriatric resident. 
  • Must be sensitive to the needs of the elderly.
  • Must have good interpersonal skills.