We have a new and exciting opportunity to serve as a Full-Time
Resident Assistant (RA) and provide full-time assistance to our
residents (various shifts: days, evenings, nights, weekends) within
the Cedarhurst Living organization! If youre looking for a
rewarding opportunity and desire to work for a company who truly
cares about the people it serves apply now!
To Cedarhurst Living, LLC, our residents are family; and as
such, we take great pride in providing superior, compassionate
health care services and support to residents in our Assisted
Living and Memory Care communities. Our approach to Assisted Living
and Memory Care is shaped by respect and understanding of the
unique lives of our residents. We believe our communities are more
than just a place to live, they are a place to call home, and most
importantly; a place to thrive!
About the role
Cedarhurst Living, LLC believes in an active approach to
resident care, not just passive maintenance. As a Resident
Assistant with Cedarhurst, you will assist and provide direction to
residents regarding their personal care needs, which include but
are not limited to, grooming, hygiene, dressing, nutrition, etc. In
addition, you will promote the physical, personal and emotional
well-being of each resident and work with the nursing and care
staff teams to strive to reach the ultimate goal, which is to
return the resident to their maximum level of self-care and
independence, when possible.
Like Cedarhurst, you are committed to excellence and understand
the importance of quality, person centered, care. In addition, you
understand the importance and value of communication regarding the
residents care and wellbeing with community staff, as well as with
the residents family members. We view our residents in our
community as family and we strive to provide each and every one
with the best care possible.
Qualifications, Education and/or Experience:
The following duties are normal for this position. This list is
not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may
be required and assigned. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
- High School diploma or equivalent required.
- Health care or nurses aide training with a 100-hour nurse's
aide training preferred.
- Physically able to assist residents with their daily living and
care needs must be able to regularly lift/move up to 50lbs
independently and up to 200lbs with assistance.
- Must be able to meet all physical demands of the job which
includes, but is not limited to: seeing, speaking, touching,
walking, standing, bending, reaching overhead, crouching/kneeling
- Comply with all personnel policies, community policies &
procedures, as well as State & Federal regulations and
- Must possess a genuine interest in caring for seniors and
individuals with dementia.
- Ability to work well with others and take direction from
management, as well as take initiative willing to go above and
beyond to ensure our residents needs are met and they are
comfortable in their living environment.
- Conduct oneself in a professional & caring manner and encourage
others to do so as well.
- Dependable and able to meet scheduling requirements with no
- Must possess a general knowledge of laws and restrictions
regarding senior living care, as well as a solid understanding of
opportunities and limits of other levels of care within senior
What you need to know when considering a career with
Cedarhurst professionals use their expertise and genuine respect
for our residents to serve in ways that encourage independence,
dignity and individuality. We believe its important to take time to
get to get to know the residents youll be serving and to put into
practice our company values:
- Passionate about what you do and the care you provide.
- Trustworthy trust is earned by outstanding service and
dedication to our residents.
- Empathetic toward the residents we serve; and be there to
listen, assist and above all else care.
- Positive in your interactions with our residents providing them
with a memorable and pleasant experience.
- Respectful toward the residents and others, giving them the
attention, dignity and independence, they deserve.
- Approachable together we are family. Honest care and
personalized service cannot be faked.
We seek out team members and leaders who exhibit and promote a
high level of customer service, hospitality, curiosity and
friendliness towards all residents, visitors, employees and the
overall community. In addition, we seek out team members and
leaders who are driven to provide a successful and enriched life
experience to the seniors residing within our communities. If you
feel you would be the right fit for our organization, we encourage
you to apply. Be part of making a true difference in our residents
This employer is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance
with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the employer will provide
reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with
disabilities and encourages prospective employees and incumbents to
discuss potential accommodations with the employer.