The Terrace at Newark Personal Care Aide in Newark, New York

2 part-time/1 full-time position available.

The Personal Care Aide is prepared to assist clients and families with personal care and home management The Personal Care Aide provides services to patients whose medical conditions are stable The Personal Care Aide works under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse and/or LPN

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

Meets all general qualifications for employment contained herein

Physical requirements: Visual/Hearing ability IS sufficient to comprehend written/verbal communication Ability to perform tasks Involving physical activity which may include heavy lifting and extensive bending and standing, ability to deal effectively With stress

Has a certificate of basic training or has demonstrated competency by assessment methodology In a program approved by the NYS Dept. of Social Services

Essential Responsibilities.

Assist with care of teeth and mouth

Assist With care of the hair. including shampooing and shaving.

Assist. with ordinary care of the nails, including washing, drying and filing with an emery board Assist With bathing in bed, tub or shower. Assists With feeding

Assists with walking, use of walker or wheelchair.

Assists with dressing

Assists With transfer from bed to chair or commode and back

Serve meals according to Instructions

Change bed linen

Dust. vacuum and straighten the room that the client / resident uses Maintain general cleanliness Of the client / resident environment n Last needed supplies

Shop far client / resident In the absence of family members h Report client / resident condition changes Immediately 10 1 PN or RN

Document care as directed by The Terrace at Newark

Participate in conferences, and ongoing training as directed

*Must accumulate 6 hours of annual in-service education at minimum to maintain PCA certification,

Other such duties as assigned