Campus Care Aide

Homer Glen, Illinois, United States Full-time

In 1960, the first completed Providence building was dedicated.  If was full from the very beginning.  Decade by decade this ministry has grown to provide more services in more locations to more people.  Today, Providence Life Services offers Independent Living in apartments and townhomes, as well as Assisted Living, Memory Support, short-term post-acute Rehab services, and long-term Skilled Nursing Care in our senior communities in Illinois, Indiana and Michigan.  We also offer home-based services, including Private Duty, Home Health and Hospice through Providence At Home.  If you are wondering if Providence Life Services is the company you want to work for, ask our employees.  Many have stayed at Providence for decades, and we’re proud of our staff retention. 

 

Victorian Village of Homer Glen is seeking a Full-Time Certified Nursing Assistant from 8AM- 8PM. 3 days one week and 4 days the other week with Every other weekend required. This is an excellent career opportunity for individuals who are truly passionate about providing care for the elderly! This individual will be filling in where there is extra help needed. They will utilize their help to Independent Living. 

Description

The primary purpose of your job position is to provide each of your assigned residents with routine daily assistance and service in accordance with the resident’s assessment and care plan, and as may be directed by the Campus Care Supervisor. Additional work organizing and developing activities is also part of the essential functions.

 

Summary of essential job functions

  • Wellness Checks
  • Medication Reminders
  • Organizing activities
  • Meal and Special Events Escorts
  • Ted Hose Application and Removal
  • Bed making and linen changes
  • Emptying Trash
  • Grooming and bathing assistance
  • Walking 
  • Meal Delivery
  • Laundry Services
  • Pet Services (dog walking, feeding, watering and cat feeding, watering and changing litter)
  • Assist with the Admissions process and greet residents and family members.
  • Assist in toileting, bathing, and daily grooming of assigned residents.
  • Maintain a calm, pleasant living environment for the residents.
  • Wear a gait belt to assist residents who are not fully ambulatory.
  • Document changes in medical condition to the appropriate nurses on duty.
  • Give and receive shift reports to ensure consistent medical care is delivered.
  • Measure and record vital signs as necessary or instructed.

 

Skills necessary

  • Must be CNA Certified in the State of Illinois.
  • Must truly have a desire to care for the elderly.
  • Must have a compassionate, empathetic and nurturing personality.
  • Previous experience in Campus Care or Assisted Living is necessary.
  • Must be able to push, pull, move and/or lift a minimum of 50 pounds to a minimum height of 3 feet.

 

EOE

 Benefits

All full time PLS employees are eligible for the following:

  • Major medical insurance with five options
  • Dental Insurance
  • Basic life insurance
  • Long term disability
  • Voluntary term life insurance
  • 403(b) retirement plans
  • Credit union
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flex spending account
  • Vacation pay, sick pay and holiday schedule