LNA/HHA -1:1 caregiver for Assisted Living Residents in Bedford, NH at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 6/27/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Bedford Falls is looking for a star LNA or HHA to provide 1:1 services for extra oversight to ensure safety and provide companionship. Shifts available are 7p-7a Thur, Fri, Sat.  Must have experience with memory care, be dependable, as well as have a desire and focus to provide exceptional care and a rewarding and enjoyable experience for our residents.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Assists residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, transfer, mobility, and continence care while using appropriate modeling and validation techniques
• Supports the residents' abilities by understanding that all aspects of care can be viewed as an activity
• Demonstrates knowledge of the cognitive, physical, behavioral and psychosocial approach to all aspects of dementia by using a sensitive approach to all aspects of resident care
• Provides appropriate interventions to maximize the resident’s social and ADL functioning
• Demonstrates therapeutic conversation and redirection conversation with residents, offering appropriate cues (toilet, snacks and liquids)
• Encourages residents to participate in daily activity program
• Serves residents food as directed, including feeding skills
• Knows and complies with all resident rights
• Receives and gives report of on-going shifts by oral and/or written log

Job Requirements

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE- CERTIFICATION

• Holds current state licensure or HHA certificate

BENEFITS

We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!