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Providence Personal Care Aide Lead - Irvington Assisted Living Facility *$4000 Hiring Bonus* in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a Personal Care Aide Lead - Irvington Assisted Living Facility (1.0 FTE, Evening) to Elderplace Irvington Village in Portland, OR.

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$4000 hiring bonus for eligible external hires that meet required qualifications and conditions for payment.

We are seeking a Personal Care Aide Lead - Irvington Assisted Living Facility that is expected to serve in a leadership role with other Aides to complete all required documentation, assure that all care and medications are administered appropriately, to solve problems, and to communicate with the staff of the next shift. Performs basic and routine quality care to the ElderPlace residents including assisting them in the activities of daily living and other personal care tasks.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Assist as needed in providing or assisting geriatric participants / residents with personal care including but not limited to: bathing, dressing, toileting, and grooming with minimal support and supervision

  • Schedule and coordinate tasks to be performed by other Patient Care Assistant (PCA), in cooperation with other housing and clinic staff

  • Participate in participant /resident orientation to the ElderPlace facility

  • Provide input and information for service/care plans

  • Represent PCA staff at planning and program development meetings, Patient Care Technician (PCT) meetings and other site specific meetings

Required qualification in this position includes:

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and standard first aide

  • Six (6) months of Medication Administration experience

Preferred qualification in this position includes:

  • Coursework/Training: Completion of approved medication administration training -OR- Proficient in providing activities of daily living (ADL) care

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification in the State of Oregon

  • One (1) year of Medication Administration experience

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: P359914
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Patient Care (Non-Acute)
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Evening
Career Track: Clinical Support
Address: OR Portland 420 NE Mason

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.