Knute Nelson

Home Care - Home Health Aide - Part Time

Location
Alexandria, MN
Salary
Join our team!
Posted
May 07, 2019
Ref
330
Industry
Healthcare
Job Type
Long-Term
The mission of Knute Nelson is to enrich the lives of everyone we serve.

This is a part-time position (20 hrs/wk) working Monday-Friday between 8am-4:30pm.



Scope:
  • Provide personal care to clients within their home under the direction of a nurse and/or therapist.
  • Provide homemaking services within the home.
  • Support client’s physical and mental well-being.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Support client’s physical well-being – provide personal cares as directed by the nurse or therapist such as bathing assistance, simple wound care, dressing, transferring, toileting.
  • Support client’s mental well-being – establish professional working relationships with clients and family members.
  • Support client’s home environment – provide client directed light housekeeping.
  • Documentation – document all client cares per policy. Communicate client updates to supervising nurse and/or therapist.
  • Other duties as assigned – the duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive.

Education and Experience Required:
  • Must be registered as a certified nursing assistant in the State of Minnesota.
  • Must obtain CPR certification within 6 months from date of hire.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and use of an insured personal vehicle.
  • Must complete and pass a state required background study.
  • Able to communicate verbally and in writing to the extent required by the position.
  • Able to physically perform the duties required by the position.
  • Required to have the ability to read, write and speak English well enough to communicate with staff, residents and visitors.

Reports To:

Scheduling Supervisor

In keeping with federal, state and local laws, Knute Nelson's policy forbids employees and associates from discriminating against anyone based on race, religion, color, creed, gender, age, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, familial status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Knute Nelson is committed to establishing and maintaining a workplace free of discrimination. We are fully committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not tolerate unlawful discrimination in the recruitment, hiring, termination, promotion, salary treatment or any other condition of employment or career advancement.Knute Nelsonalso provides reasonable accommodations to disabled employees and applicants as required by law.

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