Set in the beautiful town of Smithfield, Virginia, Riverside Healthy Living Community offers assisted living, skilled nursing care and rehabilitation, all on one refreshingly charming campus. Riverside Healthy Living Community of Smithfield is committed to providing the community with superior social, cultural, recreational and health care services, all on one beautiful campus.
DESCRIPTION: The Household Resident Care Assistant (RCA) works In partnership with the Household Team. The RCA provides resident and guest-directed physical care and medication administration to the residents/guests of the household to meet their daily needs and wishes and enable them to function at the highest possible level. Promotes residents/guests psychosocial well-being through meaningful relationship building and ensures their privacy. Plans and facilitates social activities for residents/guests of the Household which provide meaningful ways to spend time such as daily pleasures, recreation, exercise and relationship building. Supports the household Homemaker in maintaining a clean, safe household environment. Cares for resident/guests personal laundry. Performs all caregiver tasks in accordance with current standards, guidelines and regulations and in a safe and efficient manner. As an employee of the Household, the RCA is considered a versatile worker and is cross-trained in different functions of the Household within scope of licensure (if applicable) in order to meet resident/guest needs as they occur.
EDUCATION: Completion of state board Nursing Assistant program and a Medication Aide program.
LICENSURE: Current State certification as Nursing Assistant and as Medication Aide. BLS for Healthcare Providers required. Food handler's card may be required.
EXPERIENCE: Previous experience in a nursing facility, skilled nursing facility or assisted living facility preferred.
CURRENT SHIFTS AVAILABLE:Part Time: Evenings, Nights
Labor Pool: Rotating shifts