Attendant, Assisted Living

Location: Webster, NY (Sage Harbor at Baywinde (100 Kidd Castle Way))


Position Summary: Provides assistance to residents in the Assisted Living Program with their activities of daily living, enabling them to lead a quality life while maintaining their dignity. This position reports to the Assisted Living Director.

Essential Functions:

  • Provides assistance as needed with medication reminders, bathing, grooming, dressing, escort
  • service, and other activities of daily living.
  • Follows the schedule of resident’s needs set out by supervisor.
  • Provides emotional and social support to residents.
  • Documents daily log of assistance.
  • Informs supervisor of any resident issues or concerns.
  • Respect and encourage the independence and dignity of the residents.
  • Respects residents’ confidentiality.
  • Is familiar with emergency equipment and procedures.
  • Attends all required training, in-service, and staff meetings.
  • Strives to maintain a safe working environment through the prevention of accidents, the preservation of equipment, and the achievement of safe working practices.
  • Maintains a positive and professional demeanor toward residents, visitors, families, and co-workers.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures of Senior Lifestyle Corporation.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications/Skills/Educational Requirements:

  • A High School Diploma or General Education Degree; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • May require a CNA or CHHA licensure

This position requires time spent on the following physical activities:
                                                                        None    <1/3     1/3-2/3    >2/3
Stand                                                          |______|______|___x__|______|
Walk                                                            |______|______|___x__|______|
Sit                                                                 |______|__x___|______|______|
Use hands to finger, handle, or feel      |______|______|______|__x___|
Reach with hands and arms                  |______|______|______|__x___|
Climb or balance                                       |___x__|______|______|______|
Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl                 |______|__x___|______|______|
Talk or hear                                                 |______|______|______|__x___|
Taste or smell                                            |______|__x___|______|______|

This position requires time spent lifting weight or exerting force in the following
                                             None     <1/3      1/3-2/3    >2/3
Up to 10 pounds           |______|______|__ x __|______|
Up to 25 pounds           |______|______|__ x __|______|
Up to 50 pounds           |______|______|__ x __|______|
Up to 100 pounds         |______|______|__ x __|______|
More than 100 pounds |______|______|__ x __|______|