Certified Medication Aide- Kaleidoscope Staffing Solutions

Posted: 09/23/2019


  • 2nd/3rd shift: Full-time & part-time

DUTIES: Perform resident care duties under the direction of Kaleidoscope Staffing Solutions. Dispense medication according to the physician’s orders, perform medication aide duties and supervision/training of residents. Assists with the operations of the Nursing Department; running errands and assisting in maintaining a clean environment. Provide assistance with daily living needs including personal cares, meal preparation, light housekeeping, errands and other miscellaneous duties as assigned, and required to fulfill requirements. Successful functioning in this position contributes directly to the overall Western Home mission of providing the best possible care for residents.

REQUIREMENTS: Must be certified by the State of Iowa as a nurse aide. Must be certified by the State of Iowa as a Certified Medication Aide. Must have prior experience working with the elderly. Must be CPR certified or willing to obtain. Exceptional attendance and punctuality is required for this position. Must be able to work weekends and holidays as needed. Must be able to travel on little to no notice including in incremental weather with varying hours, as needed. Must be able to maintain a flexible schedule. Must be willing and able to go to all assigned facilities, as needed. Must have the ability to change from one task to another of a different nature without loss of efficiency or composure. This individual is required to demonstrate effective communication skills with clients, their families as well as the KSS staff. This employee must be able to provide their own transportation.

Type of Employment: Part-Time,Full-Time