Resident Assistant: Personal Care

Full-time, Part-time, Permanent Position, Available on: 2022-03-04

Garden Spot Village, part of Garden Spot Communities, is currently seeking Resident Assistant’s!

**Resident Assistant’s qualify for the Sign on for Life Bonus!**

Currently hiring for:

Part Time Days (6am – 10am OR 6am – 2:30pm)
Part Time Evenings (5pm – 9:30pm)
Full Time Nights (10:30pm – 7am with one 5pm – 9:30pm shift)
Flex/PRN/Pool (As needed basis)

Garden Spot Village, located in New Holland, PA, is a Retirement Community offering innovative options for residential living, and also wellness and healthcare services.

The Resident Assistant will work in our personal care household.

What does Garden Spot Communities offer employees?

The opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others, working in a non-profit atmosphere with community involvement, friends, and a mission that extends beyond the people we serve to those who serve here.
We value our team members! In addition to fair, competitive wages we offer a comprehensive compensation package that includes, but is not limited to, the following benefits!
Medical, Dental, Vision insurance coverage
401(k) retirement program with company match
A fully tax-deductible Health Savings Account program
Paid Time Off
Tuition Assistance and Career Development
A unique, goal oriented coaching program
Campus perks such as a campus fitness room and salon, generous meal discounts, and many employee appreciation and recognition events.
What will I do in this role with Garden Spot?

As a Resident Assistant, supporting the Garden Spot Communities’ mission will include the following responsibilities:

Encourage residents to remain active and attends social functions and programs.
Assist in the implementation of activity programs as needed.
Assist in the personal care of the residents as needed. These duties may include: assistance with bathing & continence care, oral hygiene, hair grooming & shampooing, dressing, care of clothes, shaving & nail care, care of personal possessions, use of telephone, scheduling of appointments and reminders of those appointments, activities, ambulation, bed-making &, the weekly linen change.
Assist with the admission of new resident tasks such as unpacking, orientation to the room and facility, schedule of activities, meal times, etc.
Respond promptly to resident call bells.
Assist at meal times with services as per departmental policy.
Responsible to take and document vital signs: temperature, pulse, respirations, blood pressure, weight and accu checks.
Makes continuous and frequent rounds to observe and check on residents’ comfort and safety.
What do I need for this role with Garden Spot?

High school diploma or equivalent.
Previous experience in healthcare or related field preferable, but not essential.
Current CPR and First Aid Certification (or willingness to obtain after hire).
Diabetic Training (or willingness to obtain after hire).
Understanding of and willingness to live out our mission and values offering compassionate personal care to our residents.
Med Tech certification is a plus
How is Garden Spot unique?

Part of Garden Spot Communities, we are a nonprofit organization with locations in New Holland and Akron, PA, offering healing and retirement living at its best!
We live out our mission daily: To enrich the lives of older adults as an expression of Christ’s love.
We prioritize our values: Community, Excellence, Service, Stewardship, Innovation, and Integrity.
We offer compassionate personal care based on each residents’ needs and preferences.
We encourage and equip our team to work hard, have fun, and make a difference!
Before completing an application, please review The Garden Spot Experience HERE to learn more about who we are, what we do and how we do it!


Company: Garden Spot Communities

433 S Kinzer Ave, New Holland, PA 17557

Contact: Sam Good
(717) 200-3151