Companion Aide - Westminster Point Pleasant

Location
Bradenton, Florida
Salary
Open
Posted
Aug 21, 2018
Closes
Oct 20, 2018
Ref
COMPA03805#OJ--Westminster.1
Industry
Healthcare
Category
Customer Service

Westminster Point Pleasant in Bradenton, a beautiful active living retirement community located on the Manatee River is currently seeking a Part time Companion.

Summary: Responsible for providing personalized companion care and non-medical assistance to the assigned resident. Responsible for providing assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation, minor housekeeping duties, medication reminder, errands and In home companionship. Responsible for providing short-term, temporary relief to those who are caring for family members (respite care).

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JOB SUMMARY: This employee is specifically trained, competent and performs assigned functions of personal care to the patient in their residence under the direction, instruction and supervision of the Program Director or DON.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Comply with all applicable rules, policies, standards and guidelines related to employment with Westminster Services and its communities.

  1. Responsible for providing personalized companion care and non-medical assistance to the assigned resident.
  2. Responsible for providing assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation, minor housekeeping duties, medication reminder, errands and Inhome companionship.
  3. Responsible for providing short-term, temporary relief to those who are caring for family members (respite care).
  4. Will accompany the resident to social and recreational activities.
  5. Provide companionship, friendship/friendly conversation and emotional support.
  6. May assist the resident keep in contact with family and friends.
  7. May assist the resident with meal planning and preparation.

The above job description is not to be construed as a complete listing of the assignments and responsibilities assigned to any employee; nor are such assignments restricted to those precisely listed in this description. This job description may change from time to time as the needs of the organization change.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Education and Experience:

One (1) year experience working as a Companion Aide, preferred.

One (1) year experience in health care preferred.

Qualifications

Skills

Behaviors

Preferred

Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest

Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

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Motivations

Preferred

Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization

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Education

Experience

Licenses & Certifications

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