LIBERTY PLACE INC. Direct Care Staff-Standard in BOZEMAN, Montana

This job is in WHITEHALLLiberty Place, IncLiberty Place, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity CorporationTitle: Direct Care Staff- StandardReports to: AdministratorJob Summary:Performs any combination of the following duties in caring for residents in the assisted living facility, consistent with the Person Centered Treatment plan for individuals in service, and Policies and Procedures of Liberty Place, Inc. The Direct Care Staff - Standard position is expected to perform all duties in compliance with all state and federal regulations and facility policies as well as other duties as assigned by their supervisor. It is the policy of Liberty Place, Inc. that the health, safety and welfare of its residents and the provision of a safe workplace be kept as our highest concerns. Safety is the responsibility of everyone in the Liberty Place, organization: staff members, board members, residents and volunteers. It starts with each person taking responsibility for their own personal safety and to the safety and health of one another. (See Safety Program Policy and Procedures)Requirements:1 Successful completion of background check2. Must complete and pre-employment Drug screening test and submit to future random Drug and Alcohol tests according to Liberty Place, Inc. policy and procedure and FTA regulations where they apply.3. Experience working with people (experience may be volunteer)4. Must demonstrate the ability to communicate in English (reading, writing, speaking and comprehension in order to understand, plan and carry out resident care plan).5. Must participate in monthly Brain Injury EducationEssential Functions:1. Assist in resident with ADL and home programsa. Physical Therapyb. Occupational Therapyc. Speech Language Pathologist2. Assist resident in showering3. General kitchen functionsa. Meal preparationb. Cooking mealc. Cleaning up after meal4. Secondary medication assistancea. Reinforce resident knowledge5. Training partner to new staff6. Housekeeping7. Supportive Care for increasing physically dependent residentsFacility Duties:1. Food OrdersAdvancement:This position encourages additional training for potential advancement to Advanced Level PositionJob Analysis:Standing: Remaining on one?s feet in an upright position at a workstation without moving about.Level: Even surface (linoleum, carpet, tile)Time: 3:00 hours per daySitting: Remaining in the seated position.Level: Casual, flexible, discretionary positionTime: 1:00 hour per dayRepetition: OccasionallyWalking: Moving about on foot.Level: Casual, discretionary movement on a matted/even surface (linoleum, carpet, tile, etc.) Repetition: FrequentlyLifting: Raising or lowering an object from one level to another.Level: Medium; 50 pounds, maximum, occasional lifting/carrying over 50 pounds or more with assistance.Time: 2:00 hours per dayRepetition: OccasionallyPushing: Exerting force upon an object so that the object moves away from the force.Level: Constant forceTime: 1:00 hour per dayRepetition: OccasionallyPulling: Exerting force upon an object so that the object moves toward the force.Level: Constant forceTime: 1:00 hour per dayRepetition: OccasionallyBending: Bending the body downward and forward by bending the spine at the waist.Level: Moderate-45 degreesTime: 4:00 hours per dayRepetition: FrequentlyReaching: Extending the hands and arms in any directionLevel: Both hands and arms Time: 4:00 hours per dayRepetition: FrequentlyHandling: Seizing, holding, grasping, turning or otherwise working with the hand or hands (with/without significant weight resistance.)Level: Both hands and armsTime: 3:00 hours per dayRepetition: FrequentlyMinor Physical FactorsFingering: Picking and pinching or otherwise working with the fingers primarily.Level: Both handsTime: 3:00 hours per day Repetition: Occasionally