Licensed Nursing Aid - LNA / Home Health Aide – HHA in Bedford, NH at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 11/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Arbors of Bedford, a Premier Memory Care Community in Bedford, NH is looking for some caring individuals to join our team! We will train candidates who are Called to Care. We do offer a PCA (Personal Care Assistant) certification program if you do not currently have any certification.  

Looking for mostly 2nd shift (3pm-11pm). Some day shift opportunities may be available. Please apply if interested.

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

BENEFITS

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