Part Time – Altoona, PA
Altoona Center for Nursing Care is a comprehensive skilled nursing facility dedicated to providing high-quality whole-patient care. Through its comprehensive onsite services including cardiac, orthopedic, wound and memory support, Altoona Center has come to revolutionize senior care in Blair County, helping its clients maximize their health, well-being and overall quality of life during these critical elder years. As our center continues to grow and evolve, we are currently seeking Resident Assistants to join our team to assist with the indirect care of residents, as directed by the nurse or supervisor. The Resident Assistant assists in maintaining the highest degree of quality care for geriatric residents and residents of various ages.
Responsibilities of the Resident Assistant include:
Resident Assistant candidates must have the ability to read and communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Some clerical ability necessary. Must be a team player and able to develop and maintin good interpersonal relationships with residents, families and co-workers. Must be a high school graduate or equivalent preferred. Prefer candidates with previous resident care or health care experience.