Universal Worker in Assisted Living in Bedford, NH at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 11/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Want to make your mark? At Benchmark, we impact lives through human connection. We are thought leaders creating quality experiences and inspiring personal growth for all who engage with us. We just happen to imagine, build and manage beautiful, private-pay communities geared toward older adults. Are you Called to Care about your work, other people and making a difference? Do you believe that people and teams are Better Together than going it alone? Are you always striving to Be the Benchmark by which all others are measured? Then our core values match. Connect with us –and to what truly matters!

The Arbors of Bedford, a premier memory care community in Bedford, NH is seeking a caring and compassionate Universal Worker. In this role you will be responsible in assisting the community in various departments with identified needs as directed by your supervisor; primarily in assisting with family visits. This position will report to a Care Director.

This is a temporary position, 30-32 hours a week for 90 days. Upon completion of the 90 day period there may be the opportunity to extend or transition into a permanent role. 


  • Supervise family visits to ensure everyone follows proper social distancing and PPE guidelines
    • Screen family visitors prior to visits
    • Clean the visitation area before and after family visits
    • Assist residents to and from visits
  • Provides housekeeping and laundry services to assist our residents with keeping living areas clean and operational.
  • Cleans common areas. Assists in tasks related to dining and food preparation (setting tables, busing, meal delivery and cleaning tables, cooking, serving meals, and dishwashing, etc.).
  • Provides assistance with  recreational programs and encourages residents to participate.
  • Observes residents, provides or assists with documentation. Responds promptly and appropriately to residents.
  • Demonstrates safe and proper techniques for chemical use, and follows SDS guidelines for any exposure.
  • Adheres to OSHA and Benchmark Senior Living Guidelines.




Job Requirements


  • A high school education or higher education is not required to be hired into this job.
  • Understands the practices surrounding proper handling of biohazardous waste
  • Participates in training / in-services as required by Benchmark and state regulations