Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: June 10, 2021
Grand Village seeks a Unit Assistant to join its team. Grand
Village consists of 119 nursing home beds and is located in Grand
Rapids, Minnesota. Ecumen creates home for older adults wherever
they choose to live. Our employees are dedicated to empowering our
customers to lead richer, fuller lives and have consistently
recognized Ecumen as a "Best Place to Work," an award by the
Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal.
The Unit Assistant provides non-direct care for resident
services and assists the nursing department by performing
non-clinical functions. Entry-level position intended for
individuals considering Nursing Assistant certification.
Essential job responsibilities include:
Answers call lights and responds to resident requests that do
not require hands-on care. Notifies nursing staff if residents have
direct care needs. Transports/escorts residents around facility as
needed, according to proper safety procedures. Makes beds, stocks
linen carts, and maintains supplies in resident rooms and supply
room. Responds appropriately to safety hazards, fire drills and
other emergency situations. Partners effectively with others in a
demanding and changing environment, supports all employees within
the community as directed by the Director or Registered Nurse.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
- At least 16 years of age or older
- Ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal
- Ability to follow all safety rules, regulations, policies and
procedures of the facility including but not limited to: Vulnerable
Adult and Abuse Policy, HIPAA, Resident's Bill of Rights, Universal
Precaution, AWAIR, OSHA, Right to know, SDS, ADA, HUD Policy and
Procedures, Fair Housing laws and regulations
- Must be willing and able to enroll in a Certified Nursing
- Previous experience volunteering or working with seniors
Equal Opportunity Employer
Ecumen is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, familial status, disability, or status as a
protected veteran. We participate in E-Verify.
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