Constant Care Attendant - Adult Day Care Direct

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Community and Social Services
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St. Joseph Home Care Network
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R332399 Requisition #
We are looking for a Constant Care Attendant for the COCR Adult Day Care Direct Department at Collabria Care.
 
Location: Napa, CA
Work Schedule:  Full Time - 64 Biweekly Hours
Shift: 8 hour, Days
 
Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.
 
Job Summary:
The Person-Centered Care Specialist creates and develops cognitive and sensory programs in the three activity spheres of Productivity, Self-Care, and Leisure to engage the participants in the Collabria Day Center.  Facilitates individual activities to complement the uniqueness of each person.  Uses a person-centered approach to maintain a healthy social environment for the adults.
 
Essential Functions:
  • Mentors new staff/participants/staff volunteers regarding Person-Centered Care.
  • Provides direct participant care. Utilizes dementia-specific principles (especially during bathing, mealtimes, etc.). Pursues additional participant care needs (e.g., nail care, one-on-one care, redirecting and modeling actions).
  • Provides assistance and supervision throughout program day to ensure the nutritional activity needs of each participant are met as outlined in the IPC.
  • Promotes independence in participant care as appropriate and ensures safety for both participants and the individuals providing care.
  • Ensures a person-centered care environment is maintained (e.g., monitors group size and structure, coordinates daily assignments, maintains partners list, coordinates the day).
  • Models a customer service attitude towards others. Takes ownership in solving problems. Takes initiative to improve situations.
  • Attends care conferences and/or contributes to participant care plans in collaboration with Interdisciplinary Team.
  • Demonstrates initiative, flexibility self-motivation and effective time management by:
    • Completing scheduled assignments on time.
    • Consistently helping others members of the team with their work when own work is completed.
  • Accurately records participant’s critical information and progress on flow sheets, as appropriate to position. Reports participant’s concerns, complaints, and changes in physical or mental function to R.N. - Nursing Supervisor.
  • Remains calm in an environment with many demands, frequent changes and interruptions.
  • Applies theory of infection control and good body mechanics to job performance.
 
Skills:
  • Ability to be patient, tactful, and sensitive when dealing with participants who have various care needs.
  • Good communication skills, both written and oral, to ensure clear instruction and documentation.
  • Preferred: Bilingual - Spanish, Tagalog.
  • Able to perform basic math computations
 
Minimum Position Requirements:
Experience: Experience working with older adults and adults with dementia.
Licenses/Certifications:
  • Certified as a Certified Nursing Assistant, Occupational Therapy Assistant, RT, or MT or have equivalent education, training or experience.
  • Valid California State Driver’s License.
  • Car insurance.
  • CPR and First Aid Training as required for all ADHC staff.
  • If job requires driving, a clean driving record and pass a defensive driving course every 3 years
 
St. Joseph Home Care Network (SJHCN) is a Home Health ministry of St. Joseph Health, serving three Northern California counties; Humboldt County, Napa County and Sonoma County.
Our networks of compassionate, highly skilled employees are dedicated to putting the patient first to improve the health of individuals and families in our community.
The Home Health caregivers assist in restoring a patient's optimal health and support the family by going into the home and ministering to the physical, psychological and spiritual needs of the patient and family members.
Our home care services are a literal representation of reaching out to our community to care for our dear neighbors.

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