Job Description

Newton Village is currently seeking flexible individuals to join our team as Part-Time Care Attendants. These positions are ideal for people who will enjoy being a part of our great team of caregivers and making a difference in the lives of our residents.

These are Part-Time positions. Schedule: 6:00 am to 2:00 pm or 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm. There is a $.50 shift differential for the evening shift.

As a Care Attendant you will:

  • Help each resident reach and maintain the highest level of performance and independence while assisting them with personal care and daily living activities.
  • Assist with treatments as delegated by the Registered Nurse per individualized care plan.
  • Take and record temperature, blood pressure, weight, pulse and respiration as instructed. Report changes or concerns to the RN.
  • Document services performed on computerized charting system.
  • Observe resident and report any changes in physical and emotional condition such as change in attitude, reaction, and appetite, to the supervisor.
  • Assist the resident with personal care which may include the following: shampooing of hair, assist with showering/ bathing, and medication administration.
  • Perform additional tasks as needed.

 

Care Attendant skills and requirements:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent required.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • CNA certification is not required, but is a plus. 
  • Must maintain confidential information.
  • Computer skills, ability to read, write and communicate clearly, self-motivated.
  • Previous experience in a similar setting is a plus.
  • A genuine desire to work with our elderly population.

 

About Us:

Newton Village Care Center provides comfortable, safe, and healthy accommodations to meet the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual needs of elderly adults in a faith-based atmosphere. We are a full-service 24-bed Long Term Care, Assisted Living and Independent Living senior community with a professional, caring, and dedicated staff. We are committed to providing quality and compassionate service to all of our residents.

Important Notes

To be considered, apply online or stop in at 110 N 5th Ave W, Newton, IA 50208, to fill out an application.

EOE/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled *A Drug Free Workplace *A Veteran Friendly Employer

Location: US-IA-Newton