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Shift Type: Full-Time or Part-Time
Shift: Various Shifts
Location: Avamere at Chestnut Lane- 1219 NE 6th St. Gresham, OR
Avamere at Chestnut Lane is a Deaf and Deaf/Blind Community.
The ideal candidate will be someone proficient in ASL or willing
to learn (lessons will be provided).
At Avamere, we offer a strong, exciting team environment with
group decision making culture! You get the chance to make a
difference every day in the lives of those we care for. If you have
a passion for helping others, then look no further! We would love
to have you join our Avamere Family!
We are dedicated to keeping our team members and residents safe.
Download our flyer that shows our protocols and response to
Employee Perks: Tuition assistance Access up to 50% of your net
earned income before payday Career Development Employee assistance
program featuring counseling services, financial coaching, free
legal services, and more Paid time off/sick leave (rolls over
annually) 401(k) retirement plan with employer match Comprehensive
benefits package with medical coverage, voluntary dental, vision,
and life insurance, short-term disability, and AD&D
The primary responsibility of this position is to provide
assistance in all food functions for our residents as directed by
the Dietary Supervisor.
Responsibilities: Set up, deliver and serve food as
Serve meals that are palatable, appetizing in appearance and in
accordance with established portion control procedures, on a timely
Assist Cook in preparing meals and checking diet trays before
Prepare kitchen, food and supplies for the next meal.
Return clean utensils to proper storage areas and maintain a clean,
dry work environment free of hazardous conditions or equipment.
Assist in daily cleaning duties including sweeping, mopping,
Qualifications: Must obtain Food Handler's Card within 30 days
Must be ASL proficient, or be willing to learn (lessons provided)
Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in
accordance with HIPAA guidelines.
Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm,
and a calm and cheerful environment.
Avamere at Chestnut Lane is an Assisted Living Community
specializing in care for Deaf and DeafBlind residents. We are
committed to providing quality care in a warm and friendly setting.
Avamere at Chestnut Lane is nationally recognized as one of the
only senior communities in the United States that provides an
environment that is focused on Deaf and DeafBlind culture. We are
located in the town of Gresham and are currently seeking top notch
talent with a passion for the geriatric population and deaf culture
to join our all-star team. We are conveniently located right next
to the MAX public transit station.
This unique senior community is catered specially for seniors
who are Deaf and DeafBlind. Many of the staff themselves are Deaf
and all communicate with American Sign Language (ASL). Read how the
Deaf find their voice at Avamere at Chestnut Lane in this featured
blog article .
The Avamere at Chestnut Lane team proudly earned the 2020 Bronze
Commitment to Quality Award and Pinnacle Quality Insight's 2020
Customer Experience Award , exemplifying one of their core values,
"quality that is obvious."
Find out more about this unique assisted living community on
their blog and on Facebook .