What is a Resident Assistant and what do they do?
The purpose of the Resident Assistant position is to tend to the daily needs of the residents while maintaining their independence, health, and safety. This includes but is not limited to, assisting residents with personal cares, medication administration, meals, activities, housekeeping, and general supervision.
Do I need training to be a Resident Assistant? Learn more.
Yes, there are certain required trainings. However, if you do not have these trainings, we will pay for you to go through the classes. All Resident Assistants are required to go through the following upon hire:
Standard Precautions (must be completed before starting on the floor)
Medication Administration and Management (must be completed before starting on the floor)
CBRF Fire Safety (completed within 60 days of hire)
First Aide and Choking (completed within 60 days of hire)
Must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must have a high school diploma or GED
Trust • Respect • Communication • Teamwork
Compassionate. Friendly. Cheerful. Family. These are just a few words that define the team at Dove Healthcare - Rutledge Home. Part of a small, local organization since 1913, Dove Healthcare - Rutledge Home employees appreciate working in a close-knit atmosphere and are committed to providing quality care to the residents. An experienced, full-time leadership team - comprised of a Director, Assistant Director, and Registered Nurse — provides continuous support and takes the time to listen to the team. It's our strong focus on customer service and quality improvement that makes our environment enjoyable for both staff and residents.
As an innovative healthcare provider and community partner, we provide compassionate care and service to meet the needs of those who depend on us. We commit to excellence through adherence to high standards, disciplined leadership, and mutual respect for all.
Our full-time and part-time employees value a comprehensive benefit package:
Insurance Options: Health, Dental, Vision, Supplemental, & Life
Flexible Spending Account
Paid Time Off & Bereavement Pay
Reimbursement for Health Club Membership, Child Care, & Tuition