• Therapy Transport Aide

    Posted Date 1 week ago(1 week ago)
    Requisition ID
    2018-5049
    # of Openings
    1
    Area of Interest
    Therapy
    Company
    Elderwood
    Location
    Elderwood at Liverpool
    Position Type
    Regular Part-Time
    Shift
    Day
  • Overview

    Therapy Transport Aides: Who wants to go to a boring job? At Elderwood, we get paid to create memories for our residents! We are not limited by our job title. We are one team united by our passion for service with a dash of fun. No matter the stage in your career, this is your opportunity to be empowered to create your own lasting impression.


    Elderwood at Liverpool is searching for a energetic, bubbly & compassionate part time Rehab Tech/Therapy Transport Aide to assist our very busy 160-bed Skilled Nursing facility in Liverpool, NY. We just wrapped up a multi-million dollar renovation to update our facility including investing in new state of the art equipment for our Therapy staff! Our Transport Aides assist licensed therapists with patient related tasks as directed by occupational/physical therapist. Besides transporting and escorting our residents to therapy sessions, they are also responsible for documentation requirements as assigned by the Rehabilitation Director.

     

    This is an entry-level position and an amazing part time opportunity for students, recently retired, returning to workforce, and people seeking additional income. The hours for the position is generally between 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM. Day shift hours are available for the right candidate as well!! The salary starts at minimum wage but increases with verifiable experience. 

     

    Perks of the Job:

    • 401K Retirement plan with company matching
    • Generous Employee Referral program
    • Enjoy a fun and diverse work environment
    • Relaxing employee lounge with free iced/hot coffee or tea
    • Monthly employee appreciation events
    • Employee of the month recognition
    • Enjoy being a part of a strong and diverse nursing team
    • Truly make a difference in our residents lives while providing top notch care
    • Just 10 minutes from Syracuse

     

    The Company:

    Elderwood is a strong and growing company that is truly invested in its employees. Elderwood has a large continuum of care and is proud to say Elderwood at Liverpool has been providing top notch care at their location for 34 years!

     

    Apply Today!

    Responsibilities

    Duties of the Transport Aides:

    • Transport residents to and from the physical/occupational therapy clinics.
    • Assist in preparing therapy materials used in group and individual programs.
    • Help to maintain and inventory supplies and equipment. Keeps therapy clinics in order, and cleans therapy equipment on a daily basis as instructed.
    • Assist with clerical duties, (filing, copying , faxing, mailing, phone calls, etc.).
    • Attend in-service meetings planned by the Director of Rehabilitation services or other staff of the facility.
    • Attend Rehabilitation Therapy Department meetings. Attend Quality Care Council meetings as delegated by the Director of Rehabilitation Services.
    • Assist with daily record-keeping and monthly statistics pertaining to resident care treatments.
    • Report to the Physical/Occupational therapists regarding the residents' responses to treatment.
    • Ensure that residents are treated with respect and kindness at all times.
    • Attend staff meetings and required or preferred in-service training.

    Qualifications

    Qualifications of the Transport Aides:

    • High school diploma or equivalent required .
    • Experience in therapy treatment preferred.
    • Interest and ability to work well with the elderly required.
    • Caring, respectful manner toward residents required.
    • Ability to communicate well verbally with residents necessary.
    • Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence required
    • Prior experience in the health care field preferred. 

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