Medication Assistant - Direct Support Professional - Jamestown

Location
Jamestown, ND
Salary
Join our Team!
Posted
Jul 23, 2018
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Industry
Healthcare
Role
Other
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Part Time
Our Mission: To Make Independence a Gift for All

Anne Carlsen Center (ACC) is a non-profit organization which has been providing supports and services for 75 years to individuals in North Dakota with developmental disability or delay. Rich in tradition, ACC has positioned itself on the cutting edge of innovation with unique programs, creative therapies and advanced assistive technologies that meet the specific needs of those we serve.

Be a part of an organization whose mission is to make independence a gift to those in your community!

The purpose of this position is to perform supervised tasks related to delivery of health, medication, and personal cares, therapeutic, educational, behavioral, recreational, and leisure activities for the children/young adults at ACC, contributing to the overall ISP/IEP, positive behavior support plan, and nursing care plan. This position assists in the development and implementation of departmental goals that are in alignment with the organizational strategic initiatives

They are responsible for the total care plan/ISP/IEP of each assigned child/young adult. This includes: personal and nursing cares, positive behavior support plan, mealtime assist programs, leisure activities, rehabilitative/therapeutic programs, and education programs promoting optimal independence. They are also responsible for completing the duties to provide medication administration and management as specified on individualized ISP/IEP, assignment sheets, medication protocols, and medication administration record, according to established policies and procedures

This position will meet the following minimum requirements:
  • Must become a Certified Nurse Assistant with the North Dakota State Department of Health. Must completed the training and be currently competent as a Medication Assistant with the North Dakota Department of Health


Benefits: ACC offers competitive pay and benefits, employee discounts, paid time off (PTO), and great advancement opportunities! Here are a few examples:
  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Employer Paid Life & Disability
  • 401(k) & Profit Sharing Plan
  • Aflac Voluntary Benefits
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Special Employee Events
  • Great working environment and ability to strengthen your community!


Offers are contingent in passing a background and drug & alcohol test upon acceptance. ACC is a drug-free, tobacco-free work environment.

Anne Carlsen Center is an equal opportunity employer and complies fully with all federal, state, and local employment laws and will provide equal employment and advancement opportunities for all persons regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, the presence of any mental or physical disability, status with regard to public assistance or marriage, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law.

Offers are contingent in passing a background and drug & alcohol test upon acceptance. ACC is a drug-free, tobacco-free work environment.

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