Job Description

Med Tech / Caregiver

Category
Assisted Living
Specific Schedule
2pm-10pm Tues-Sat, including holidays (32 to 40 hours per week)
Type
Regular Full-Time
Location
Memory Care
Min
USD $15.00/Hr.
Max
USD $16.25/Hr.

Job Summary

Join our award-winning team. Friendship Village Tempe is managed by Life Care Services, voted #1 in Customer Satisfaction among senior living communities, by JD Power!

Friendship Village is seeking a Med Tech/Caregiver for work in our 24-bed Memory Care unit full-time. This position includes our competitive benefits package.

Schedule: 2pm-10pm Tuesday-Saturday, including holidays (32 to 40 hours)

Starting Pay: $15 to 16.25 per hour, depending on experience, plus benefits package!

Summary:

  • To assist in the provision of resident care by performing non-licensed nursing/caregiver duties under the direction and supervision of a designated licensed nurse or the Memory Care Program Manager following established policies and procedures.

Education & Experience

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 18 years of age.
  • 3 months of caregiver experience (experience can be in a training/volunteer setting, education can substitute experience).
  • Prior experience with medication administration is preferred.
  • Must be Caregiver certified in Supervisory, Personal and Directed Care levels by an instructor licensed by the Arizona Department of Health Services.
  • CPR certification and First Aid training specific to adults.
  • Valid Arizona Fingerprint Clearance card.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions

  • Able to work weekends, some holidays and flexible to work another shift when needed.
  • May be exposed to communicable diseases, and blood and body fluids that may contain HIV and/or HBV.
  • May be exposed to cleaning chemicals and offensive odors.
  • Able to assist in bathing and dressing of residents with disabilities and push a wheelchair with residents weighing 200 pounds.
  • Able to reach above the shoulder, bend, squat, crouch, kneel, balance, turn, push, pull the majority of the work day in order to assist residents, move equipment and perform other related tasks using proper body mechanics.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Employee Benefits

At Friendship Village Tempe, we truly value our employees. We offer full-time employees benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 403(B) Retirement Plan – with Company Match
  • Life / Disability / Accident Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Opportunities for Advancement
  • Competitive Pay
  • FREE Employee Meals
  • Direct Deposit
  • $250 Employee Referral Bonus
  • Paid Time Off, Holiday and Sick Pay
  • Education Grant Program
  • Wellness Program & Gym On-site
  • Employee Discounts
  • Discounted Bus Passes
  • Emergency Loan Program
  • Employee Events
  • Recognition Programs
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Trip Reduction Program
  • Paid Bereavement Leave
  • Paid Jury Duty
  • Leave of Absence Policy
  • Military Time Off

Hospitality Focus

Friendship Village Tempe fully embraces a culture of hospitality. To that end, we include the following hospitality promises as a guide for our interpersonal interactions with residents, co-workers, and guests:

  • We greet residents, employees and guests warmly, by name and with a smile.
  • We treat everyone with courteous respect.
  • We strive to anticipate resident, employee and guest needs and act accordingly.
  • We listen and respond enthusiastically in a timely manner.
  • We hold ourselves and one another accountable.
  • We embrace and value our differences.
  • We make residents, employees and guests feel important.
  • We ask “Is there anything else I can do for you?”
  • We maintain high levels of professionalism, both in conduct and appearance, at all times.
  • We pay attention to details.

Our Mission

Friendship Village Tempe lives our life-care promise in a community where residents and staff are engaged in enjoying life as one.

Our Vision

To be known as the leading retirement community that embraces individuality while delivering an innovative and compassionate environment in which we live and work.

Our Core Values

  • We interact honestly and fairly, with integrity and openness.
  • We intentionally respect and embrace the perspective of each individual.
  • We are passionate about consistently delivering exceptional service.
  • We are innovative and creative leaders.
  • We work together to cultivate meaningful relationships.

Our Reputation

Friendship Village is a place employees can wake up happy to come to work each day. We take pride in our exceptional culture of family and hospitality.

We hold a 4.8 star rating on Glassdoor.

Glassdoor Rating Stars 5.11.2020

We have a 4.1 star rating on Indeed.

Indeed rating stars 4.1 at 52 reviews

Medicare.gov has awarded us a 5 star rating.

Medicare.gov Rating

Our staff and residents rate us 4.6 stars on Facebook.

Facebook stars 5.2.19

Friendship Village is managed by Life Care Services, voted #1 in Customer Satisfaction among senior living communities, by JD Power!

JD Power 2019 Award

Application Instructions

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