Caregiver C-III

Department: Day, Swing and Night Shifts

Location: Direct Care Staff

Job Title: Medication Passer, C-III

Reports to: Assistant Administrator or Staff Development Coordinator

Type of Position: Full-time

Hours: 40 / week, Non-exempt

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

• Pass medication • Medication and resident charting • Wound Care • Delegate work to C-I and C-II • Train C-II to pass medication • Train new C-Is • Evaluate employee performance • Assist with care giving tasks • Monitor break periods • Conduct Audits • Oversee operation of home during shift • Conduct change outs • Communicate with Care Managers and Shift Supervisors on resident issues • Supervise and counsel employees

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Minimum of 6 months as a C-II at Gateway Adult Care or 1 year as a previous medication passer at residential care facility • Excellent attendance record (fewer than 2 unexcused absences in any 30 day period) • Completion of C-I, C-II Masters Program • Ability to successfully pass a drug screen and criminal history background check • Demonstrated leadership and assertiveness skills • Ability to successfully problem solve with co-workers and customers • Ability to communicate effectively • Excellent organizational skills

PHYSICAL ASPECTS

• Regularly standing as medication station for up to 2 hours at a time. • Regularly walking throughout resident home, into resident bedrooms, bathrooms, dining and common areas. • Regularly crouching, kneeling, bending and twisting throughout shift. • Occasionally sitting while charting for up to 1 hour at a time. • Occasionally lifting, pushing and/or pulling up to 50lbs.

Dennis Siller