Position:  Residential Assistant (RA)
Location:  Niles, OH
Job Id:  654
# of Openings:  1

Overview
The Residential Assistant (RA) cares for residents in our assisted living facilities, under the direction of nursing staff and ensures that residents' personal care needs are provided for with an emphasis on quality, compassion, and timeliness.. Earn $9.08 an hour with an additional increase after 90 days.
 
Shepherd of the Valley is a Christian not-for-profit corporation governed by the basic Christian values of compassion, respect, dignity, spirituality, integrity and quality. Working for Shepherd of the Valley is not just a job, it's a calling.
  • Shepherd of the Valley provides 5-star treatment at our facilities. 
  • We are a healthcare community offering short-term rehabilitation, skilled nursing, long-term care, assisted living, independent living and home health services.
 
Responsibilities
  • Answers signal lights, bells, or intercom system to determine residents' needs.
  • Assists residents with specific needs involving their activities of daily living.
  • Assists residents with laundry.
  • Oversees residents meal preparation in their rooms.
  • Assists residents with self-administration of medications.
  • Changes bed lines, runs errands, directs visitors, and answers the telephone.
  • Maintains physical environment in a clean, safe, and pleasant manner.
  • Perform other related activities as assigned or requested.
Requirements
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or 1-3 months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
 
As a Shepherd employee you will enjoy competitive wages and PTO plans. we offer full medical, dental and vision coverage as well as paid holidays (for those who qualify). We also offer a retirement plan and flexible spending accounts. Our employees also enjoy discounts at local businesses, direct deposit, annual increases and free CPR/First Aide certification.
 

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