Personal Support Specialist (PSS)/Certified Residential Medication Aide (CRMA)-Residential Care

  • MaineHealth
  • Camden, ME, USA
  • Jan 05, 2021
Nursing

Job Description

Summary

Position Summary
  • Provide personal care services, assistance, support and supervision to residents of Anderson Inn Assisted Living (Terraces & Courtyard). Provides services based upon service plan in order to maintain independence, dignity and social well being. Administer medications under the supervision of a licensed nurse.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
  • Must be currently certified as a CRMA.
  • Training/experience as a PSS/CRMA.
  • Skills in nurturing and organizing similar to those in a domestic household.
  • Experience or interest in working with older adults.
  • Maturity, friendliness and enjoyment in working with people.
  • High school diploma or GED is strongly preferred, with reading, comprehension and writing ability at 12th grade level or higher.
  • OSHA-MSDS sheets and procedures.
  • Fire and safety procedures.
  • Knows resident rights and understands abuse and neglect per state regulations.
  • Food-handling regulations
  • Operation of kitchen appliances (dishwasher, garbage disposal, microwave, coffeemaker, ice machine, etc.), office equipment (fax machine, photocopier, telephone, etc), and household appliances (vacuum cleaner, etc.).
  • Skills in nurturing and organizing similar to those in a domestic household.
  • Maturity, friendliness and enjoyment in working with people.