Medication Aide Part-time

Find a workplace where you are deeply appreciated, not only for the skills you offer, but for the individual you are. At Milestone, you’ll enter into a rewarding career where you’ll work with highly skilled professionals and do meaningful work in the lives of our senior residents. Join a welcoming environment that fosters strong relationships with the residents, their families, and your coworkers. We hope you’ll consider serving alongside us.

University Place, WA

Bridgeport Place

<strong>A life-enriching community in elegant surroundings is waiting for you at Bridgeport Place Assisted Living. Perfectly situated in University Place, Washington, our&nbsp;<a href="">senior living community</a>&nbsp;draws together residents from the entire Tacoma metropolitan area. No matter where you or your loved one are coming from, you&rsquo;ll be welcomed here with a full calendar of engaging events and the highest level of dedicated care. Whether you are looking for Independent Living, Assisted Living, In the Moment&reg; Memory Care, or Respite Care, we would be honored to serve you at Bridgeport Place Assisted Living.</strong>

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Part Time

Overview: <p><strong>We are hiring- Medication Aide Part-time!!</strong></p> <p>This position is responsible for carrying out the ADL services to residents in accordance with their service plan in a given community. All duties are performed under the direction of the Director of Health, and Wellness while maintaining compliance with all regulatory standards.</p> <p><strong>About the position:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Shifts needed:<br /> <ul> <li>Evening 2 pm - 10 pm</li> <li>Weekends required</li> </ul> </li> </ul> <p><strong>Benefits:<br /><br /></strong></p> <ul> <li>Pay is $21-$23 (hourly)</li> <li>A company that is growing</li> <li>An awesome team that is passionate about seniors</li> <li>Paid Time Off - Hire through 18 months - 56 hours maximum PTO hours that may be earned annually.</li> <li>7 Paid Holidays per year</li> <li>401K/Roth plan</li> <li>Company-paid life insurance</li> <li>Perks and Discounts Program</li> <li>Parental leave</li> <li>Educational/Personal Development Reimbursement Assistance</li> </ul> <p><strong>&nbsp;</strong></p>
Responsibilities: <p>Responsibilities:</p> <ul> <li>Follow the services outlined in each resident's service plan in a friendly and supportive manner. This includes passing resident medications in accordance with physician orders and as stated on the Medication Administration Record for all residents.</li> <li>Document observed change in condition in accordance with local rules and regulations and policies.</li> <li>Communicate with other Medication Aides about resident needs for consistent quality.</li> <li>Participate in meal service including serving, clearing, and cleaning the dining room.</li> <li>Foster teamwork with co-workers, show initiative in overcoming obstacles, take actions that assist others beyond job responsibilities and have a positive impact on co-workers, residents, and visitors.</li> <li>Seek out and perform other duties as assigned or needed.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Requirements:</strong></p> <ul> <li>COVID-19 vaccination</li> <li>High school diploma or GED</li> <li>Must have compassion for and desire to work with seniors!</li> <li>Certifications as required by the state.</li> <li>One year of experience in a caregiving role or similar function.</li> <li>Supervisory experience of six months or more in a health-related field (manages staff under their supervision during working hours).</li> <li>Able to read physician orders and match them to Medication Administration Records for residents.</li> <li>Possess an understanding of medical terminology adequate to pass medications and communicate with medical professionals.</li> <li>Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel</li> <li>Must be 18 years or older.</li> <li>Must meet all health requirements, including Health screening and TB clearance</li> <li>Must pass state-required fingerprinting and criminal background process.</li> <li>First Aid certification</li> </ul> <p><strong>Preferred:</strong></p> <ul> <li>An understanding of human resource rules</li> </ul> <p><strong>Apply with your resume TODAY to schedule your interview for this exciting opportunity!</strong></p> <p><strong>**Please DO NOT include the date of your graduation, if applicable on your resume or application. Thank you!**</strong></p>