Resident Assistant - Full Time

Capital Health Services - Scioto Community Columbus, OH

This is a full time - 12 hour day shift position (7am-7pm) for the Assisted Living.

Purpose of Your Job Position

The primary purpose of your job position is to provide each of your assigned residents with routine daily nursing care and services in accordance with the resident's assessment and care plan, and as may be directed by your supervisors.

Delegation of Authority

As a resident assistant you are delegated the administrative authority, responsibility, and accountability necessary for carrying out your assigned duties.

Education

Must have a minimum of a 10th Grade education.

Experience

Prefer licensed Certified Nursing Assistant in accordance with laws of this State.

Specific Requirements

* Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age-related needs of the residents served.

* Must be supportive team member, contribute to and be an example of team work and team concept.

* Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.

* Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel, and the general public.

* Must possess the ability and willingness to work harmoniously with other personnel.

* Must have patience, tact, a cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as well as the willingness to handle difficult residents.

* Must be willing to seek out new methods and principles and be willing to incorporate them into existing nursing practices.

* Must be able to relate information concerning resident's condition.

* Must not pose a direct threat to the health and safety of other individuals in the workplace.