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Providence Resident Assistant - Assisted Living in Seattle, Washington

Description

Providence is calling a Resident Assistant/Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (Assisted Living, Variable Shift, Per Diem) to Providence Mount St. Vincent, Assisted Living, in West Seattle, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

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In this position you will:

  • Assist residents with personal needs per the care plan.

  • Practice and support a resident centered model of care giving in all interactions, providing respect and dignity in all care-giving tasks.

  • Help residents with medication self-administration by reminding and coaching and provides medication assistance as agreed upon in the service plan

  • Perform light housekeeping such as making beds and changing linens, emptying trash, dusting, vacuuming, pick up of clothing, and emergency clean-up.

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED) equivalent

  • Certified Nursing Assistant or Certified Home Care Aide prior to employment. Non CNAs working in this job prior to January 6, 2012 are exempt from this requirement

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification or obtain within 30 days of employment

  • Valid First Aid card upon hire or within 30 days of employment

  • DSHS approved Dementia and Mental Health courses completed either prior to employment or within 90 days of employment

  • Experience with serving older adults in a care-giving role

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Community based experience

  • 6 Months experience with Dementia

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Mount St. Vincent is a vibrant, elegant and innovative living care community for primarily older adults that celebrates life, living and individual capability. We are West Seattle's largest employer with nearly 500 employees representing more than 27 countries of origin. "The Mount" is home to more than 400 people who need some type of assistance with daily living or are in need of 24-hour care. Programs offered include assisted living apartments, skilled nursing in specially designed neighborhoods, short-stay sub-acute care, an adult day program and the Intergenerational Learning Center for child care of infants and preschool age children.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: P360040
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Patient Care (Non-Acute)
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Per-Diem
Shift: Variable
Career Track: Clinical Support
Department: 3302 ASSISTED LIVING WA 1
Address: WA Seattle 4831 35th Ave SW

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.