Mease Manor Retirement Community is a non profit Continuing Care Retirement Community celebrating 53 years of providing services to residents including independent living, assisted living, skilled nursing, rehab therapy, home health, and memory care. As a non-profit community, we focus on the best interests of our residents, not shareholders.
Our Mission: With purpose and passion, we enhance the quality of life of those we serve.
Our Core Values: Respect, Dignity, Integrity, Quality, Collaboration, and Innovation.
Days 6:00 am
2:00 pm, Evening shifts 2:00 pm
10:00 pm, Overnights 10:00 pm
6:00 am. All shifts open.
The CNA will act as a universal worker engaging residents in activities, performing light housekeeping, and assisting residents with activities of daily living in the most respectful and compassionate way possible.
Essential Functions of the Job:
Assists residents with activities of daily living (ADL's) including, but not limited to: assisting with meals as needed, assisting bathing by washing and drying areas of the body that are difficult to reach, assisting in toileting, assisting residents with oral hygiene, etc.
Assist residents with transfers as needed (i.e., in getting in and out of beds, wheelchairs, bathtubs, etc.)
Changes bed linens and assists to maintain tidiness of resident suites and common areas.
If resident care assistant has a CNA certificate, takes vital signs (i.e., blood pressure, pulse, and temperature monitoring) and records per policy.
Promptly responds to all resident care needs.
Shows genuine interest in residents, engages in meaningful conversation and activities related to residents' individual interests.
Facilitates and participates in resident group activities and encourages residents to participate.
Participates in resident care meetings as requested by the Director of Memory Care.
Assists with preparing, plating/serving meals and snacks for residents.
Supports new residents in the move in and adjustment process.
Continually observes residents' behavior; promptly reports changes to supervisor.
Charting requested information as required (i.e., monthly weights, changes in moods, meal consumption, liquid intake, bowel and bladder patterns, etc.)
Receives resident status report at the beginning of shift and gives report at the end of shift. Ensures open lines of communication between shifts and departments.
Handles post mortem care.
Make rounds at least every hour, on all shifts.
Responds calmly and effectively to emergency situations, implements live saving measures if appropriate.
Ensure established safety, infection control and universal precaution guidelines are followed when performing duties.
Assists in training and welcoming new employees.
Minimizes slow periods with preparation activities to meet future needs of the department and/or resident (i.e., education, organizing, housekeeping, assisting others).
Portrays a professional approach to position to residents, family, visitors, and coworkers.
Assists in ensuring the safety of staff, residents, and visitors by identifying potential safety hazards to immediate supervisor and following all emergency plans (i.e., evacuation, hurricane, etc.)
Honor Resident Bill of Rights.
Supports Mease Manor's mission and vision.
As a legal and moral responsibility, immediately reports all witnessed or suspected resident abuse, neglect, exploitation or misappropriation of funds to department director.
All other duties as assigned.
Two years of dementia care experience preferred.
Complete required dementia training upon hire, according to State regulations.
Mease Manor offers a robust benefits package to FLEX associates that include our EAP Program (Employee Assistance Program), Employee Discount Program, Tickets at Work Membership, Discounted Meal Plan, Employee Recognition and Awards, Employee Wellness Center with onsite classes, Employer Contribution towards sponsored charitable 5K Races, massage therapy discount and much more!
Required Pre-employment Drug Testing and Level 2 Background Screening:
All applicants must pass a level 2 background screening and a drug test before beginning work. Refusal to submit to testing will result in disqualification of further employment consideration.