LNA/Experienced Caregivers Per Diem in Burlington, VT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 5/3/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Join a team who believes in the power of Human Connection. At Benchmark, we embrace innovation and creativity to provide the highest level of care, comfort and service to our residents. 

The Arbors at Shelburne is currently recruiting for LNA's and experienced caregivers on a per diem basis for all shifts in our community dedicated to seniors living with memory challenges. We offer $1.25/hour weekend differential. 

We conduct a criminal background check on all associates as well as professional reference checks.  

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assists assigned resident with Activities of Daily Living
  • Removes, launders, folds, and properly returns resident linens and personal laundry
  • Serves resident food as directed, including feeding skills, if regulations permit
  • Knows and complies with all resident rights
  • Receives and gives report to incoming shift by oral and/or written log
  • Informs supervisor of changes in the resident’s condition and needs
  • Recognizes and can assist in the prevention of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation (financial and other)
  • Effectively handles difficult resident behaviors
  • Reacts calmly and effectively in emergency situations
  • Assures resident information is communicated to the staff through the report process
  • Efficiently documents and provides accurate record-keeping as appropriate

 

Job Requirements

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE- CERTIFICATION

  • High school dipolma
  • Experience with memory care a plus