Residential Aide

Other Elizabethtown, KY


Description

Summary:

Handling and serving residents in a manner conducive to their safety, security and comfort.  Adhere to instructions issued by Nurse Manager/Director and to establish/maintain a therapeutic milieu and routine.  Maintain good housekeeping standards within assigned duty areas.  Provide maximum resident care services within limits defined by delegated tasks.

 

Essential Duties:

  • Check in with manager for resident report and receive any added assignment.
  • Supervise resident AM/PM care.
  • Supervise client medication, charting all incoming medications, coordination with nurse and psychiatrist regarding medication compliance.
  • Maintain residents’ schedule for your shift.
  • Observe and assure adherence to house rules.
  • Monitor all chores and work projects.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • HS Diploma or GED, Associate Degree preferred, in a related field,
  • CPR/ First Aid Certification

  • Valid KY Driver’s License

  • Previous experience in healthcare, mental health and/or substance abuse treatment, chemical addiction and/or mental disorders including psychopharmacology, preferred

  

Offering:

We offer a competitive salary along with a full benefits package, paid time off, and the opportunity for professional development and advancement.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.