Resident Care Assistant

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Join our team at JGS Lifecare in Longmeadow, MA, as a Resident Care Assistant and be part of a high-performance culture that values your role in providing excellent care to our residents. As an RCA, you will have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of those in our assisted living community. Whether you are looking for full-time, part-time, or per-diem hours, we have a flexible schedule to meet your needs. This onsite position offers a competitive pay rate that values your dedication and hard work. If you are an empathetic individual with a passion for helping others, this role is perfect for you.

Apply today and take the first step towards a rewarding career in senior care at JGS Lifecare. You can enjoy great benefits such as Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Competitive Salary, Paid Time Off, Employee Discounts, Birthday off with pay, free groceries every Friday, and company paid trips.

A little about JGS Lifecare

JGS Lifecare, located in the quaint town of Longmeadow, MA, has been the proud caretaker of the elderly within the local community for over 100 years! Founded on the Jewish principle of respecting age as a blessing, we have dedicated ourselves to delivering the best in elder care services to people of every faith and every background. So as we enter our second century, we are excited to introduce a new range of services and updates to serve our life-long commitment to our community. Our spacious campus has a full-array of services including Skilled Nursing, Senior Living and Community programs that consist of traditional long-term care, short-term rehabilitation, memory care, assisted living, hospice and day health support services. Our employees are an outstanding team of professionals who go above-and-beyond each day with their compassionate care to our residents and the individuals we serve.

Make a difference as a Resident Care Assistant

As a new Resident Care Assistant at JGS Lifecare in Longmeadow, MA, you will be responsible for providing personalized care to our residents, assisting with daily activities, and ensuring their safety and well-being. Duties include helping residents with grooming, meals, and medication reminders, as well as engaging them in social activities to promote a sense of community within our assisted living facility. You will work closely with the nursing staff to monitor residents’ health and report any changes in their condition promptly.

Training will be provided to ensure you are equipped with the necessary skills to deliver exceptional care to our residents. This role is perfect for individuals looking to make a positive impact in the lives of seniors.

Are you the Resident Care Assistant we’re looking for?

To excel as a Resident Care Assistant at JGS Lifecare in Longmeadow, MA, you must possess a valid HHA certificate, CNA certificate, or license, and a PCA certificate. These certifications demonstrate your commitment to providing quality care to our residents. Additionally, strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential in building rapport with residents and their families. Attention to detail and the ability to work effectively in a team are crucial for coordinating care plans and ensuring residents’ needs are met.

Familiarity with basic medical procedures and a compassionate attitude towards elderly individuals are also key to success in this role. By utilizing these skills and qualifications, you will play a vital role in enhancing the lives of our residents in our assisted living community.

Knowledge and skills required for the position are:

  • HHA Certificate
  • CNA certificate or license
  • PCA certificate

Make your move

If you think this role will suit your needs, great! Applying is a piece of cake. Good luck – we’re excited to meet you!

Why Choose JGS Lifecare - Longmeadow

JGS Lifecare - Longmeadow is committed to being an “Employer of Choice”. We offer multiple employment opportunities for people with various interests and backgrounds interested in working in a variety of health care settings. At JGS Lifecare - Longmeadow, you will find a great working environment and an excellent compensation package for eligible employees.

Diversity & Inclusion

JGS Lifecare - Longmeadow is proud to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

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