Job Description

US-CO-Denver
Requisition ID
2017-1721
# of Openings
1
Category (Portal Searching)
Nursing

Overview

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North Star is a west Denver home located just a half block west of Federal Bld. and south of Mississipi. Our community is home to persons living with progressive MS as well as others challenged with chronic mental illness. The restorative program and going to the therapy gym is the highlight of residents schedules as they work to maintain as much independence as possible through exercise.

Our management company, VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING, is a nationally recognized leader and innovator in the long-term care industry. VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING is dedicated to person-centered care and we embrace the Eden Alternative™ philosophy. We bring “quality of life in aging” and “living well” to Long Term Care!

Responsibilities

Currently,North Star s seeking a Full time as well as weekend RESTORATIVE AIDE at tour 85 bed home in Denver, Colorado.

The primary responsibility of the RESTORATIVE AIDE is to assist in performing restorative nursing procedures that maximize the resident’s existing abilities, emphasize independence, and minimize the negative effects of disability with an attitude of realistic optimist.. A successful RESTORATIVE AIDE in our community has these traits and attributes:

  • Compassion and humor
  • teamwork skills
  • excellent attendance-people are counting on you!
  • comfort with electronic documentation ( we can teach you)
  • an interest in growing with our home and our company

Qualifications

  • Must have patience, tact, a cheerful disposition and enthusiasm, as well as willingness to handle difficult residents.
  • Must be a supportive team member.
  • Must be able to relate information concerning a resident’s condition.
  • Must possess a valid and unrestricted Driver’s License.
  • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active nursing license to practice in the state.
  • Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age-related needs of the residents served.
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.
  • Must possess the ability to work harmoniously with other personnel.
  • Must be knowledgeable of laws, regulations, and guidelines pertaining to hospital and nursing facility administrative procedures.
  • Must possess the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies and procedures, etc., necessary for providing quality care and maintaining a sound operation.
  • Must be able to communicate policies, procedures, regulations, reports, etc., to personnel, residents, family members, visitors, and government agencies/personnel.
  • Must be knowledgeable of computer systems, system applications, and other office equipment.
  • Must not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.
  • Must a high school diploma or its equivalent.
  • No experience required. On-the-job training provided.

North Star Rehabilitation and Care Community is proudly a managed facility of

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled

No Agencies or Affiliates, please!

Application Instructions

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