Direct Care Partner, 1st, 2nd and 3rd Shifts– New Hope Valley (September 2016)
Title Direct Care Partner
Company New Hope Valley
Employment Type Full Time / Part Time
Location Saginaw, MI
Compensation & Benefits: Competitive
Address 3785 N. Center Road
Saginaw, MI 48603
Posted Date September 16, 2016
Company Website http://newhopevalley.us/
New Hope Valley offers a wholesome living alternative to elders in need of constant assisted care. Our mission is to create a stimulating yet safe and comfortable environment for all in our home. We have set out to develop an eco-system that meets the physical, spiritual, social, emotional and intellectual needs of our residents. Our community has been designed to embrace the social model and we have equipped it with the latest technology to support the right balance for seniors seeking support, security, independence, and choice. We are committed to providing better alternatives for those seeking assisted living options. Drawing upon over 150 cumulative years of direct and indirect patient care experience of our owners, we offer our residents dignified living in a healing home.
Our employees adhere to the highest standards of excellence. Our direct care partners and supporting team members who range from concierge to kitchen aids are the core of our eco-system. So if you have the skills, compassion, empathy and desire to help seniors, then we encourage you to continue with our online job application.
New Hope Valley is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability or veteran status.
The Direct Care Partner assists residents with activities of daily living and personal care to maximize independence, freedom of choice and quality of life. They ensure that each resident receives the highest quality of care. The role also entails being sensitive to the needs and desires of each resident and making an attempt to improve and enrich their lives. The ultimate goal of quality resident care is to enable each resident, where possible, to return to the highest level of functioning, to attain a new stage of independence, or to at least prevent regression. She/he is responsible for providing assistance to residents in the areas of; activities of daily living and moving safely to activities/functions. The ideal Direct Care Partner must have patience and understanding for others, especially the elderly.
Currently, we are looking for Direct Care Partners to work on 1st (6 am - 2 pm), second (2:00 pm - 10:00 pm) shift & 3rd (10 pm to 8:00 am) shift
The following is a representative list of duties and responsibilities associated with this position:
-- Assist the resident with the activities of daily living while promoting independence
-- Follow individual resident support plan, flow sheet and group assignment. Use as a guideline for providing care. Assist all residents as required and/or requested
-- Observe residents for physical/cognitive changes. Report all changes to the Direct Care supervisor promptly, to include any abnormal behaviors
-- Respond to ALL emergency calls in a prompt manner