We Are Hiring
Our Lady of Peace in Lewiston, NY -- a part of Ascension Living -- has an IMMEDIATE OPENING for a Unit Attendant on a Full-time / Evening/ 37.50 hours weekly basis! Please apply today if you are interested!
Why Join Ascension?
Be part of a great team and culture
Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more
Opportunities for career growth and potential for educational support in obtaining healthcare certifications
What You Will Do
As a Unit Attendant, you will assist with basic, non-medical resident care activities.
Conduct assessment of activity needs to meet individual treatment goals and objectives
Facilitate and participate in activity-related projects and events
Keep treatment area clean, safe and organized
Perform clerical tasks as assigned
Examples of non-direct medical care include: helping with TV, phone, Facetime, Skype, getting a personal item for a resident, giving them a blanket or pillow, giving them a food tray or snack. Be alert to the resident's comforts and needs. May fold laundry, make beds, tidy the bedside table, bring water
Uses tactful, appropriate communications in sensitive and emotional situations
Answers resident requests promptly and reports to nurse any concerns, such as maintenance issues or incidents or any needs beyond your abilities
Cleans wheelchairs, equipment and other items as directed
Performs other job-related duties as assigned by supervisor/administration
Complexity of Work
Critical thinking, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision and in a stressful work environment are essential functions of this position.
Personal Protective Equipment
Follow standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
What You Will Need
Education, Certification and Licenses
High school diploma preferred but not required
Equal Employment Opportunity
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