Hilltop Community Resources, Inc. QMAP Care Specialist in Grand Junction, Colorado
We are in search of care staff with current QMAPCertification with big hearts, positive energy and flexibility. Thisposition will provide care for the residents, includingassisting them with day to day activities, providing companionship andprotective oversight. Experience with Dementia and/or Alzheimer's ispreferred but we are willing to train the right individual.This position has a starting wage of $13.50 per hour.We have multiple shifts available.There is a potential for Full-Time depending on availability.Weekend and Holiday availability required.We offer GREAT Benefits! Here are a few... Medical, Dental, PaidTime Off, Vision, 401K, Free and Supplemental Life Insurance, FlexibleSpending Accounts, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Assistance Program, and more!ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Employee musthave regular attendance/punctuality, be able to cooperate with others,and be completely honest. Other assigned duties include:1. Providing protective oversight of residents, to include assistingresidents, maintaining a safe physical environment, redirecting andassisting disoriented or confused residents, applying and following houserules and honoring resident rights, appropriately reporting and assistingresidents experiencing difficulties, and identifying and monitoring visitorsto the facility.2. Providing social supervision, including helping with transport andambulation to events, assisting with communication of and attendance tosocial events, sending, delivering and reading mail upon request, andassisting with general socialization.3. Providing for the sanitation and safety of residents, includingmonitoring the safety of the living and common areas, removing and reportingany safety hazards, maintaining safety supplies, redirecting residentsaway from unsafe areas or situations, etc.4. Assisting with transportation, including assisting riders on and off ofthe transport bus or van.5. Doing laundry, including resident's personal laundry, (linens,towels, aprons, washcloths as needed), and cleaning of laundry areas.6. Providing cleaning of resident apartments, common areas, and work areas.7. Assisting residents with personal care needs (bathing, dressing,taking them to the dining room, preparing them for bed, etc).8. Promoting and participating in positive customer relations by learning andusing resident names; acknowledging residents and visitors; answering thephone as needed; having knowledge of the facility, where to directpeople, and how to access resources; maintaining confidentiality; anddemonstrating a positive attitude.9. Answering radio, pager, and the resident request system.10. Serving drinks, cleaning tables, and cleaning dishes.11. Performing minor first aide.12. Providing protective oversight of the residents.13. Other duties as assigned.