Dementia Care Practitioner

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.

Soulsbyville, CA

Oak Terrace

<strong>Experience a new sense of home from the moment you step through the door. Oak Terrace Memory Care in Soulsbyville, California, is a warm, welcoming senior living community, with a caring staff that treats every resident like family. Here, your loved one will experience exceptional service and find almost instant camaraderie with other residents. Whether your loved one is in need of a comprehensive&nbsp;<a href="">Memory Care</a>&nbsp;program or the compassion of Respite Care, our remarkable community offers the essence of home in a future-forward, well-rounded setting.</strong>

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Full Time

Overview: <br /> <p><strong>Now Hiring Dementia Care Practitioner!</strong></p> <p><strong>Pay: $24.00 (hourly)</strong></p> <p>The Dementia Care Practitioner is responsible for carrying out the Activities of Daily Living (ADL) services to residents in accordance with their service plan in a given community.<br /><br /></p> <p><strong>Benefits:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Health insurance</li> <li>Dental insurance</li> <li>Vision insurance</li> <li>Retirement plan</li> <li>Paid time off</li> <li>Parental leave</li> <li>Educational/Personal Development Reimbursement Assistance</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <br /> <ul> <li>These duties include providing medication management services, personal care for all residents, communicating with medical professionals and families about the needs of residents.</li> <li>This position also participates in meal service including serving, clearing, and cleaning the dining room.</li> <li>All services provided by the Dementia Care Practitioner will be conducted in full regulatory compliance under the direction of the Memory Care Director &amp; Regional Clinical support.</li> <li>This position lives "In the Moment" and works to integrate the ITM philosophy into their work with the residents.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <br /> <p><strong>Requirements:<br /><br /></strong></p> <ul> <li><strong>COVID-19 vaccination is required as a condition of employment.</strong></li> <li><strong>CNA certification required.</strong></li> <li><strong>Must achieve Certified Dementia Care Practitioner certification upon hire required.</strong></li> <li>Must have one year of experience in a caregiving role or similar function.</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><strong>First Aid certification is required.</strong></li> </ul> <br /> <p><strong>Education and Experience:<br /><br /></strong></p> <ul> <li>High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required</li> <li>Supervisory experience of six months or more in a health-related field.</li> <li>Must be able to read physician orders and match to Medication Administration Records for residents.</li> <li>Must possess understanding of medical terminology adequate to pass medications and communicate with medical professionals.</li> <li>Strong organizational and follow-up skills, and the ability to manage multiple priorities.</li> <li>Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, and email functions.</li> </ul> <br /> <div class="iCIMS_InfoMsg iCIMS_InfoMsg_Job"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Container"> <div class="iCIMS_Expandable_Text"> <p><strong>Apply TODAY to secure your interview for this exciting opportunity!</strong></p> <p><strong>* Please DO NOT list the year of your graduation, if applicable on your resume, thank you! *</strong></p> </div> </div> </div>