Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-CO-Denver
    Requisition ID
    2019-3220
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Other
  • Overview

    Brookshire Logo

    Brookshire House Rehabilitation and Care Center is dedicated to providing rehabilitation and all stages of memory care services for those with Alzheimer's disease and dementia in a safe, welcoming environment. Brookshire is a premier choice for families in need of memory support. Along with working ties to the Rocky Mountain Alzheimer’s Association, we are a host site for the Alzheimer’s Association’s Art Therapy Program Memories in the Making. We also offer a family support group for dementia caregiver needs. Brookshire House features both secure and non-secure settings.

    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

    Brookshire House is currently seeking a Full Time HOUSEKEEPER (Sunday - Thursday) at their 61 bed skilled nursing community located in Denver, CO 80222!

    BASIC FUNCTIONS

    The primary responsibility of your job position is to perform day-to-day activities of the Housekeeping Department following the current federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations that govern long term care and assisted living facilities. You are entrusted to follow established policies and procedures as directed by the Administrator, to assure that our facility is maintained in a clean, safe, and comfortable manner.

    PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Ensure that work and cleaning schedules are followed as closely as practical.
    • Coordinate daily housekeeping services with nursing services when performing routine cleaning assignments in resident living and/or recreational areas.
    • Guarantee that assigned work areas are maintained in a clean, safe, comfortable, and attractive manner.
    • Sweep, buff and mop all area floors.
    • Dust and polish furniture or equipment.
    • Vacuum carpets and drapery.
    • Sanitize sinks, toilets, tubs and shower areas.
    • Clean mirrors, lighting fixtures, doors, walls.
    • Replenish paper products, hand soap products, and wastebasket liners.
    • Remove trash/wash out trash receptacles on a regular basis.
    • Maintain housekeeping cart and utility closets in sanitary and orderly condition.
    • Replenish cart supplies at end of shift in preparation for next day’s use.
    • Inform supervisor of supply or equipment needs.
    • Keeps storage areas locked with supplies properly stored according to established procedures.
    • Report any damaged or loose fixtures, flooring, or tiling requiring replacement or repair, any unsafe or malfunctioning equipment, any conditions conducive to breeding insects, rodents or other vermin.
    • Wash and sanitize resident room after resident discharge.
    • May be required to strip beds and linens for washing.
    • Wear and/or use safety equipment and supplies (e.g., back brace, mechanical lifts, etc.) when lifting or moving heavy objects.
    • Follow proper techniques when mixing chemicals, disinfectants, and solutions used for cleaning.
    • Maintain confidentiality of all pertinent resident care information including protected health information.
    • Demonstrate a passion for caring as evidenced by interaction with co-workers, residents, families, and visitors.
    • Perform all other duties, as assigned.

    Qualifications

    • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
    • Must possess, as a minimum, an 8th grade education.
    • No experience required.

    Brookshire House is proudly a managed facility of

    Vivage Logo

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

    No Agencies or Affiliates, please!

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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