Caregiver ($15 hour)

<strong>At Touchmark, the ladies and gentlemen who serve in our communities don't just come to a job, they come to be part of something bigger - a mission focused on enriching people's lives. In the process of doing that, they grow, have fun, and develop lifelong skills.</strong>

Portland, OR


<p>Touchmark has been serving the needs of adults 55-plus and their families for more than 35 years. Established November 10, 1980, the privately held company was founded by Werner G. Nistler, Jr., who continues to serve as Chairman. We aspire to be the premier provider of&nbsp;<a href="">fulfilling lifestyle options</a>&nbsp;for adults over 55 while supporting employees&rsquo; personal and professional growth, offering investors a solid return, and enhancing the communities in which we live.</p>

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Overview: <p><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">Touchmark, an Oregon-based, award-winning developer, owner and operator of full-service retirement communities in the western United States and Canada, is excited to bring a new community to Portland&rsquo;s lushly forested West Hills.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">We are currently seeking compassionate people to join our growing team as&nbsp;<strong>Caregivers</strong>!<br /></span></p> <p><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">As a Caregiver with Touchmark, you will enrich lives every day by ensuring residents in our assisted living and memory care neighborhoods receive the highest level of dignity and care. You will have the daily opportunity to distinguish yourself by taking the time to be a positive presence in the lives of residents and their family members.</span></p>
Responsibilities: <p data-darkreader-inline-bgimage="" data-darkreader-inline-bgcolor=""><strong><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">We currently have&nbsp;the following Full-Time and Part-Time&nbsp;shifts available:&nbsp;</span></strong></p> <p data-darkreader-inline-bgimage="" data-darkreader-inline-bgcolor=""><strong><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">Day shift: 7:00 am to 3:15 pm</span></strong></p> <p data-darkreader-inline-bgimage="" data-darkreader-inline-bgcolor=""><strong><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">Evening shift: 3:00 pm to 11:15 pm</span></strong></p> <p data-darkreader-inline-bgimage="" data-darkreader-inline-bgcolor=""><strong><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">NOC shift: 11:00 pm to 7:15 am</span></strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">Your responsibilities in this role include:</span></p> <ul type="disc"> <li data-darkreader-inline-color="">Assist residents with activities of daily living as needed&nbsp;- activities such as bathing, grooming, hygiene, dressing, mobility, and toileting&nbsp;</li> <li data-darkreader-inline-color="">Build relationships with the amazing people who live in our community</li> </ul> <p><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">We will provide you with:</span></p> <ul type="disc"> <li data-darkreader-inline-color="">Thorough training to be successful</li> <li data-darkreader-inline-color="">Flexibility to accommodate your schedule</li> <li data-darkreader-inline-color="">An uplifting work environment</li> <li data-darkreader-inline-color="">A place to grow and learn</li> <li data-darkreader-inline-color=""></li> </ul> <p><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">We currently have&nbsp;the following&nbsp;shifts available:&nbsp;3:00 pm - 11:15 pm and 11:00 pm - 7:15 am!&nbsp; In this role, you will likely float between our assisted living and memory care neighborhoods as needed.&nbsp; If you are passionate about growing your skills and knowledge, contributing to a positive culture, and generally caring for others, we would love to speak with you about this opportunity.</span></p>
Requirements: <ul type="disc"> <li><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">Have a commitment to Touchmark&rsquo;s values (hospitality, compassion, excellence, teamwork, and integrity), as well as a desire to model these values and to encourage others to be allies, friends, and givers</span></li> <li data-darkreader-inline-color=""><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">Possess a high school diploma or equivalent</span></li> <li data-darkreader-inline-color=""><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">Be willing to obtain CPR/First Aid Certification</span></li> <li data-darkreader-inline-color=""><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">Have a genuine interest in caring for elderly residents and working in a geriatric environment</span></li> <li data-darkreader-inline-color=""><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">Provide assistance and emotional support to residents using the Best Friend&rsquo;s Approach to dementia care</span></li> <li data-darkreader-inline-color=""><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">Possess a willingness to continue learning and improving skills, as well as a commitment to confidentiality</span></li> <li data-darkreader-inline-color=""><span data-darkreader-inline-color="">Be able to maintain patient and tactful composure when dealing with residents, family members, staff members and visitors</span></li> </ul>