Ecumen Resident Assistant in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota

Resident Assistant Company : NameEcumen Detroit LakesID2017-10844 Overview Ecumen Detroit Lakes seeks a Resident Assistant to join its team. Ecumen Detroit Lakes consists of 101 independent living and assisted living rental apartment homes, as well as 102 nursing home beds and 22 additional residences for seniors requiring memory care services. Ecumen creates home for older adults wherever they choose to live. Our employees are dedicated to empowering our customers to lead richer, fuller lives and have consistently recognized Ecumen as a Best Place to Work, an award by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal. Responsibilities This position is responsible for providing personal care and designated health-related services designed to maintain the resident s physical and emotional well-being. Specific responsibilities include: Assist with treatments and activities of daily living as delegated by the Clinical Director per individualized care plan. Documents and reports changes in physical and emotional condition. Completes scheduled care tasks. Lead and assist resident activities as assigned. Promotes independence with residents, offering choices and fostering self-help skills. Responds appropriately to safety hazards, fire drills and other emergency situations. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications This position prefers a person who has previous related work experience. A All Ecumen employees must possess the ability to communicate effectively, including written and verbal skills; work well, both individually and as part of a team, through respect, collaboration and dedication; and successfully interact with a diverse culture base. The successful candidate must be able to prioritize and organize work effectively and efficiently, and demonstrate a positive attitude, high integrity and ethical awareness. Drug Free Workplace. Equal Opportunity Employer Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status. We participate in E-Verify and pre-employment drug testing. Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran