Wellness Aide in 728 Norristown Rd, Lower Gwynedd PA 19002 at Acts Retirement- Life Communities

Date Posted: 2/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Join our team at Acts Retirement-Life Communities! Acts has been setting the standard for excellence in senior retirement living since 1972, with a vision founded in faith and guided by a commitment to integrity and loving kindness.

Acts is currently seeking a qualified candidate for our Full Time Wellness Aide in Home Health.  We have Full Time positions available at our Southampton Estates community in Southampton, PA and our Springhouse Estates community located in Lower Gwynedd, PA.

Assists in the care of convalescent, chronically ill, or disabled persons in the home under the direct supervision of a licensed nurse, through the performance of personal services in order to enable the resident to remain and function effectively at home as long as possible.

Job Requirements

Critical Skills and Knowledge Necessary

• Basic knowledge of health care needs of geriatric population
• Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
• Able to follow direction and ask questions appropriately
• Able to cooperate and interact well with residents and their family members

The critical skills and knowledge required to successfully perform the functions of the position are normally obtained thru the completion of approved home health aide training program or have the equivalent verifiable training and experience.