Feeding Assistants

Posted on January 21, 2019

Maplewood Nursing Home is looking for Per Diem Feeding Assistants!

Feeding Assistants are responsible for assisting residents with feeding and with other non-direct resident care activities.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Assists residents during meals upon successful completion of the Paid Feeding Assistant Program as delegated by the nurse.
  • Prepares Dining Room for meals
  • Ensures adaptive equipment is available for residents.
  • Serves meal trays, assists with tray preparation, removes trays after meals.
  • Completes Appetite Records, reporting appetites less than 25% to nursing staff
  • Clears dining room after meals and returns food carts to kitchen area.
  • Returns adaptive equipment to unit when cleaned
  • Ensures cleanliness of pantry, dayroom and refrigerators.
  • May transport resident to meals

Applicants must be at least sixteen years of age

For more information or a complete job description for this position, please contact Mary Walker in Human Resources at 399-7317

Job Type: Part-time