Adult Day- Program Guide, Hendersonville

  • Mission Health System
  • Flat Rock, NC, USA
  • Apr 25, 2018

Job Description

A nationally recognized, awarding winning Adult Day program is looking to expand its team. We are looking for compassionate, talented, and hardworking team members to join us in co-creating an enriching, interesting and innovative program for older adults.

We strive to provide a caring environment by creating purposeful and life affirming opportunities for adults needing extra support during the day.

Come share your interests, passions, musical or artistic talents with the attendees of the day program!

Job Summary: Program Guides support the program in a wide variety of ways. Program Guides often work directly with participants (impaired adults) during the majority of their time, but may also provide program support with non-direct care tasks. All 3 levels of Program Guides are responsible for assisting participants with personal care needs (showers, incontinence, emptying catheter,dressing, etc'.) and for assisting with snack and meals as needed. See attached chart for specific tasks associated with each Guide level.

Required Education: High School Diploma/GED required

Preferred Education: At least 2 years of college credit preferred; BLS (CPR/First Aid)

Required License: Medication Technician certification required if performing such associated tasks. Cosmetologist license required if performing such associated tasks. North Carolina Drivers License required if performing driving tasks.

Preferred License: N/A

Required Experience: N/A

Preferred Experience: Working with impaired adults and/or in the human service field. Working with individuals with cognitive impairment Working in behavioral health