**NEW PAY RATE** – WARD AIDES

Posted on November 30, 2021

**Cheshire County has recently revised their pay scales to be highly competitive in addition to having the most generous benefits package in the area. ***

STARTING RATE: $15.00

Maplewood of Cheshire County is looking for Ward Aides.

Full-Time 40 hours – 7:00am to 3:00pm every other weekend

Full time 30 hours: 3:00pm – 9:00pm and every other weekend.

Working under the Staff Nurse, the Ward Aide is responsible for assisting both residents and staff with non-direct resident care activities.

Duties include the following:

  • 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.
  • Clears dining room after meals.
  • Reports appetites less than 25% to nursing staff.
  • Returns food carts to kitchen area.
  • Makes beds, changes sheets, gets resident rooms in order.
  • Ensures cleanliness of pantry, dayroom, and refrigerators.
  • Transports residents to and from their rooms for activities and meals.
  • Performs personal services for residents, including: reading, writing letters and operating TVs and radios.

Must be dependable with a positive attitude

Interested candidates should contact Desiree Fisk at 603-399-7317.