Caregiver Positions - RCA & RMA
Posted on: June 14, 2022
*** $1,500 Sign-On Bonus! Some restrictions apply *** Eskaton is
hiring! With over 2,000 employees and 36+ properties in Northern
California, Eskaton is a great company to join and build a solid
career with. Through innovative approaches to health, housing and
social services, Eskaton is Transforming the Aging Experience by
offering life-enriching experiences and creating a culture of
purposeful living. In addition to competitive pay and comprehensive
benefits that include a company-funded retirement program, Eskaton
employees appreciate knowing their work makes a real difference in
the community and in the lives they touch. Eskaton is currently
hiring full-time and part-time Resident Care Associates (RCA) and
Resident Medication Assistants (RMA) for all shifts in our assisted
living communities, including: Eskaton Lodge Cameron Park in
Cameron Park, CA
Eskaton Lodge Gold River in Gold River, CA
Eskaton Lodge Granite Bay in Granite Bay, CA
Eskaton Village Grass Valley in Grass Valley, CA
Eskaton Village Placerville in Placerville, CA
Eskaton Village Roseville in Roseville, CA
The Parkview in Pleasanton, CA
The Trousdale in Burlingame, CA Full-time and part-time RCAs and
RMAs are eligible for Eskaton's health benefits package, including
dental and vision coverage, the first of the month following 60
days of employment and Paid Time Off benefits after 90 days of
employment. Benefits are not applicable to on-call employees.
Caregiver positions start at $16.25/hour. Position Summary:
The Resident Care Associate (RCA) and Resident Medication Assistant
(RMA) provide personal care, companion care, nursing assistance and
other assigned tasks to residents living in Eskaton communities.
Duties include direct resident care, assisting in daily living
activities, and other domestic tasks as well as documentation of
care provided. Duties and assignments may be adjusted at the
discretion of the Resident Care Coordinator, Memory Care
Coordinator, or Wellness Nurse based on an evaluation of resident
needs. Position Responsibilities include: Provides companion care
or other tasks as listed on resident plan of care which can include
reading, visiting, answering personal correspondence, assisting
with bill paying or other tasks.
Provides or assists in bathing or showering for thorough
cleanliness and hygiene of resident.
Makes beds, straightens rooms, and keeps resident care area in an
Assists residents in dressing when needed and demonstrates concern
for individual privacy while providing resident care.
Can be responsible for preparing light meals at the direction of
the resident when noted on resident's plan of care.
Assists residents to schedule medical appointments or other vital
services as indicated by the resident's plan of care. May accompany
resident to appointments.
Applies medical or adaptive devices as ordered by the appropriate
physician, physician extender, or supervising nurse.
Assists with activities, including participating and/or leading
activities. Qualifications Education:
High school graduate or G.E.D. preferred. Proficient ability to
communicate orally and in writing in the English language. 8 hours
approved medication administration training required for RMA
positions. Training and Experience:
Six (6) months experience in providing personal care in a
residential or long term care setting preferred. Valid/current
first aid certification. Job Knowledge:
Knowledge in performing personal care services in a residential
environment. Ability to meet new and/or stressful situations with
the appropriate responses. Ability to work effectively as part of a
healthcare team, to share information freely, to use and seek
supervision and consultation verbally and in writing, and be able
to follow both verbal and written instructions. The final candidate
must successfully pass Eskaton's post offer, pre-employment testing
which includes a criminal background check, drug test, COVID test,
TB screen test and health screen. Eskaton is an Equal Opportunity
employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national
origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or
protected veteran status.
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