Cassia Universal Worker/ Care Attendant- PRN in Des Moines, Iowa
Join our fun loving team! Here at Village Assisted Living, we have a work hard, play hard mentality. We believe it is important to have a strong work ethic, but it is also very important to have fun at work! You'll often hear laughter fill our halls. We value our employees and take pride in recognizing their hard work. Staff enjoy a work/life balance, food discounts, and connecting with our amazing residents. Our building is conveniently located in a park-like setting on Des Moines? East side, near shopping centers, hospitals, medical providers and I-235. We would love for you to join our team today!
Our 54-unit facility is currently seeking a flexible, passionate individual to join our team as an On-Call Universal Worker/ Care Attendant. In this role, you will provide personal care and supportive services to residents to maintain their comfort and safety. Safety is our number one priority. Staff are provided with personal protective equipment.
This is an On-Call position.
Universal Worker/ Care Attendant responsibilities:
Provide residents with desired services in a caring, safe and timely manner.
Provide redirection, reassurance, emotional and psychological support to residents and family members.
Assist residents with personal care with dignity and grace.
Document services performed on computerized charting system.
Observe resident and report any changes in physical and emotional condition such as change in attitude, reaction, and appetite, to the supervisor.
Perform additional tasks as needed.
Universal Worker/ Care Attendant skills and requirements:
High School Diploma or Equivalent required.
Strong communication and customer service skills.
Clear documentation skills.
Ability to maintain confidential information.
We take pride in providing compassionate care to our residents by focusing on our 8 pillars of excellence (Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation, Stewardship, Unity, Respect, and Collaboration). Apply today to make a difference in the lives of those we serve!
Cassia, an affiliation between Augustana Care and Elim Care, is a Christian mission organization with over 200 years of combined experience caring for those in need. We strive to inspire residents to live the lives that are most fulfilling to them. We take pride in the longevity of our management team and invite you to apply to learn more!
EOE/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled *A Drug Free Workplace *A Veteran Friendly Employer