LNA/Experienced Caregivers Weekend Days in Burlington, VT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 12/1/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Arbors at Shelburne, a Benchmark Senior Living, offers our employees an extensive benefits package, award benefits as well as employee appreciation days each month.

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 licensed nursing assistants or experience caregivers for a 12 hour weekend day shift in our community dedicated to seniors living with memory challenges. We offer a $1.25/hour differential when you work weekends. Salary up to $21.00/hour based on experience.

If you are interested, please stop by to complete an application and an on the spot interview.

Job Requirements

Licensed Nursing Assistant/LNA

Licensed Nursing Assistant will be expected to display an eager willingness to assist staff in providing general care and support for our residents as needed.

Other responsibilities for the Licensed Nursing Assistant will include:

• Interacting with residents and families on a daily basis
• Utilizing customer service skills to ensure that residents have an exceptional stay
• Handling advanced directives and end-of-life care
• Following the Resident Care Standards and Practices to ensure proper procedures are followed
• Assisting with their meals, transferring them using appropriate assistive devices, bathing, toileting, dressing and grooming

Licensed Nursing Assistant / LNA

• Valid Vermont LNA license
• Prior experience in a skilled nursing or assisted living community is preferred
• Demonstrates proficiency at reading and understanding a Resident Care Service Plan or assignment (e.g., ADLs and introductory visits)
• Understands advanced directives and end-of-life care
• Understands the nursing function in assisted living
• Understands quality of care objectives
• Understands quality of life objectives
• Previous experience working with people with dementia is desired

Benefits

We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today! While many Certified Nursing Assistants that we interview have the clinical skills needed to perform well as a LNA, we are especially looking for compassionate, motivated and enthusiastic individuals who have heart and use it to provide exceptional care and service to our residents. We believe in our Licensed Nursing Assistants having alacrity and displaying an eager willingness to help make our resident’s days better. We welcome recent nursing graduates who are looking for clinical experience, but hire from all backgrounds and walks of life.