Assisted Living Personal Care Attendant (PCA) – PRN (As Needed)
St. James Place
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Expiry Date :
Thu, 15 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT
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FOR PRN POSITIONS – WEEKEND AVAILABILITY IS A MUST! PRNPosition Shift: 2p-10p; Every other Weekend Schedule shifts available are: 6a to 6p; or 6p to 6a
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Personal Care Attendants (PCAs) assist seniors who are functionally, physically, and/or socially impaired in the Assisted Living area. The PCAs role is to assist residents with those activities of daily living that they are unable to perform without help, fostering at all times residents independence and freedom of choice. PCAs work with a group of residents on their assigned hall for their shift.
Skills: Good human relation skills; ability to maintain confidentiality; good communication skills; demonstrates an appreciation of the heritage, values, and wisdom of seniors; ability to relate well with seniors and their family members; ability to understand written and verbal instructions and relay information to others; ability to manage time and complete assigned tasks according to schedule; ability to exercise good judgement; ability to maintain positive relationships with co-workers; ability to maintain customer service standards; reliable work ethic; good attendance and punctuality; maintains a neat appearance and represents St. James Place in a professional manner.
Physical Requirements: This position requires extensive standing, walking, and the ability to lift and transfer residents with assistance.