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Position:  Resident Care Assistant
Location:  Mound, MN
Type:  Full-Time / Part-Time
Salary:  $16/hr – $17/hr

Description: 

A family and veteran owned business, Sojourn Suites is looking for full or part time candidates to fill the position as Resident Assistant to work in our 9 assisted living homes in Western Hennepin County. Our facilities have from 4-8 residents per location.

Available shifts are from 3 pm to 9 am and are sleep shifts overnight. This means you are paid hourly for all work hours and a flat $50 for the “sleep hours”. This position requires both weekday and weekend work (Friday, Saturday and or Sunday) and is not just a Monday-Friday position.

Candidates with HHA, NRA or CNA experience and experience in dealing with dementia and mental illness are preferred but we are willing to provide training where necessary. Please only respond if you have worked in this field previously and have at least one years’ experience in a caregiving role.

Salary range to start is $16.00/$17.00 hr depending on experience. We offer dental, short term disability, paid time off, payroll advance and flexible scheduling. We do not offer a medical plan.

We are a small company and offer a friendly, family-oriented environment that we feel you will find a great place to work.

We are looking to hire immediately and welcome your response.


Position: Program Assistant
Location: Mound, MN
Type: Permanent, full-time
Salary: $15/hr. – $16/hr. doe

Description: The program assistant will carry out and participate in programming, activities, and support in general to the clients at our adult day center. The program assistant will work directly under the Activities Director and work in collaboration with interns, volunteers, administration, management, and the owners to provide our clients with great days. The program assistant will encourage the mental, spiritual, emotional, and social growth of our clients.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Carry out daily programming responsibilities as assigned by Executive Director or Team Lead regarding small & large group activities including field trips.
  • Responsible for AM/PM snacks, meal setup, serving, clean up and assisting participants as identified including cutting food and feeding.
  • Responsible for ensuring that individual participants receive assistance (as identified in plan of care) with activities of daily living to include walking, bathroom assistance, meal assistance, escorting to physical, occupational or speech therapy etc.
  • Responsible for preparation, implementation, cleanup and evaluation of assigned daily programs, i.e., adult education, exercises, art therapy, horticulture therapy, intergenerational programs, etc.
  • Participate in daily A.M. staff meeting with Program Team.
  • Understand and uphold “Maltreatment of Vulnerable Adults Reporting Policy and Procedure”.
  • Maintain current certification in CPR/First Aid
  • Ongoing paid training on a quarterly basis
  • This position will require you to be on your feet, active, and engaged for most of the day
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Passion, skill and interest in working with the vulnerable adults.
  • Experience working in adult care preferred.
  • Current CPR and First Aid Certification required within 3 months of employment.
  • Class B or D Driver’s License required. Medication Assistance Certification preferred.
  • Clear Background

Interested candidates may contact: Sally Hebson or Tom Penn

SOJOURN – 5200 Maywood Road, Mound, MN 55364
Phone: 1-800-SOJOURN   FAX: (952) 471-6128
Email: tom@sojourngreatdays.com

 

You may also download a job application by clicking the link here: Sojourn Job Application – this is a fillable PDF form. You can fill it out and send it to us electronically by clicking on the Submit button at the bottom. If you prefer, you can print it out, complete it by hand, and return it to us via USPS or fax to: (952) 471-6128.