Caregivers: FT

Aegis Living
 Oceanside, CA

Overview

Do you love making a difference? Love working with seniors?

$1,000.00 Sign on bonus. Ask about our $500 Employee Referral Bonus!

As a Caregiver your exceptional career opportunity awaits!

Caregivers are integral members of the health care team and provide high quality direct personal care to residents while promoting resident independence and self-care. Work effectively to support Aegis mission and concept of optimal living.

Aegis at Shadowridge - 1440 South Melrose Dr - Oceanside, CA 92056

Schedule: AM: 6AM - 2:30PM / PM: 2PM - 10:30PM

Responsibilities

Caregivers are responsible for the following:

  • Read and implement care/activities of daily living (ADLs) according to resident service plan within the scope of practice of certification or licensure. Effectively works within professional scope of practice per state laws, regulations and professional standards.
  • Responds to resident needs, pendant calls, and other community alarms in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrates empathy and develops caring rapport with residents. Promotes resident independence and self-care.
  • Communicates clearly, professionally, and timely. Maintains professional communication channels with all members of healthcare team.
  • Reads, writes, speaks, and understands English at the level necessary for performing duties.
  • Delivers care and services in accordance with individual service plan for all assigned residents. Maintains accurate and complete records of care delivered. At the start of each shift conducts visual safety check on all assigned residents and at the end of each shift, effectively communicates (written or verbal) resident status with next shift.
  • Communicates change of condition in any resident to nursing in a timely and effective manner.
  • Completes incident reports accurately and timely. Understands policies pertaining to safety and infection control and demonstrates practices to control the spread of communicable illnesses. Promotes a clean, orderly, and safe environment. Assist housekeeping and maintenance staff to keep community and resident property clean.
  • Recognizes, responds to and reports concerns in resident's environment to ensure safety and comfort of resident.
  • Demonstrates behavior which maintains and respects resident rights and promotes independence, regardless of race, religion, lifestyle, sexual preference, and disease process.
  • Addresses individual behavioral needs of the resident and demonstrates the ability to identify psychosocial needs.

Qualifications

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Commitment to high quality standards and service.
  • Skilled at working with teams and effective communication techniques (oral and written).
  • Skilled at building positive relationships with residents.
  • Ability to maintain resident privacy and confidentiality.

Other cool stuff you might want to know:

  • Competitive pay, excellent benefits (medical/dental/vision/401k/tuition assistance and more!), and an enjoyable work/life balance. Please feel free to ask us for a benefits summary during your interview process.
  • Excellent orientation and communication with management
  • Ongoing training programs and a well-defined career path. Ask us about the path to your bright future!
  • Employee appreciation days (additional paid time off)
  • Free Employee Meals

Research us. Ask around. Find out why we have been awarded “Best Place to Work“ numerous times, and why we're a top rated company on Glassdoor.com. This really is a great place to work!

If you are interested in working at Áegis Living, we encourage you to apply to this position or Contact Jhon Vargas at Jhon.Vargas@aegisliving.com or at (425) 284-1611 if you have any questions about this opening

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