Date Posted: 07/13/2017
Location: York, PA 17404
Company: SpiriTrust Lutheran
Job Type: Pool/Occasional
SpiriTrust Lutheran are now hiring a Resident Care Partner
Who We Are at SpiriTrust Lutheran
SpiriTrust Lutheran®delivers an array of programs and services that touch thousands of lives each day. Our name, SpiriTrust Lutheran®captures the essence of who we are and the care and compassion our amazing team delivers. It embraces our Lutheran heritage, our spirit of service, and the reality that people come to us because of their trust in us.
We provide residential living, assisted living, personal care, memory support and nursing and rehabilitation services in six senior living communities; home care, in-home support, palliative care and hospice services; an innovative program for clinically frail adults aged 55 and older in need of nursing home level-of-care; counseling services; financial education and coaching; domestic abuse solutions; services for the deaf and hard of hearing; volunteer income tax assistance; and an array of volunteer programs.
SpiriTrust Lutheran®started in York, PA in 1951 with $9,000. Today, SpiriTrust Lutheran®is one of the leading non-profit organizations in the region. SpiriTrust Lutheran®and its program agencies and subsidiaries serve annually more than 21,000 people in 20 counties in Pennsylvania and three in northern Maryland.
At SpiriTrust Lutheran®, our employees are a highly valued resource. Their dedication, skill and commitment enable us to provide excellent service and care within our continuing care retirement communities, community outreach programs and home care services. We offer: Competitive salaries Comprehensive benefits package Education assistance Career advancement/professional growth Friendly, team-oriented environment If you are ready to join us for a rewarding career.
SpiriTrust Lutheran’s Assisted Living Community is dedicated to a high standard of resident care and quality of life. We have purposely structured our households to support resident neighborhoods and integrate life enrichment throughout every day. SpiriTrust Lutheran is a not-for-profit, social ministry organization committed to upholding our mission, vision, and core values in all aspects of care delivery.
The Resident Care Partner is responsible for focusing on enhancing quality of life for each resident through assisting with daily personal care and engaging in life enrichment activities. Resident Care Partners will support their Household Director in making decisions for their neighborhood and will also be responsible for scheduling their days.
Your Experience Includes
A high school diploma or equivalent required
Completion of a Commonwealth approved nursing assistant training program with a current unencumbered active PA nursing assistant certificate
Current CPR/AED certification (or obtaining certification within 30 days of hire)
A minimum of one year experience in a related position preferred
Demonstrated communication and decision-making skills
Supporting Our Values Through Action
Supports the mission, values and code of conduct of SpiriTrust Lutheran
Interacts with internal and external clients in a way that demonstrates SpiriTrust Lutheran’s commitment to courtesy, service, and hospitality
Provision of Resident Care and Household Support
Assists residents with activities of daily living and instrumental activities of daily living, focusing on empowering each resident to achieve optimum quality of life
Maintains resident dignity and respect throughout all aspects of care
Supports and participates in providing life enrichment to residents
Supports the Household Director or Household Coordinator in decision-making for the household
Assists with light housekeeping duties; tidying up common areas and resident living space
Supports Household Director, Household Coordinator and dining services in cooking, baking and meal service delivery
Communication and Documentation
Supports communication between team members and other departments to ensure thorough care delivery for all residents
Communication with resident care team on significant information and changes in residents and household operations
Documentation of appropriate information in the resident record