Certified Nursing Assistant- CNA/Home Health Aide – HHA- Waltham Ma Per Diem in Waltham, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 9/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Waltham Crossings is hiring Per Diem CNA/HHA to support our growing community. 

Flexible schedule with open availability including weekends and holidays a must

Shifts vary based on residents and community needs. 

Open Interviews on Tuesday at 11:00 am and Friday at 2:30 pm held at Waltham Crossings 126 Smith St. Waltham MA.  Applications to filled out at community available daily. 

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-Memory Care only
• 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 license or Certificate required