Pros: seeing how greatful this consumers were when i taught them something new or accomplish a set goal.
Cons: benefits were expensive, and didint cover very much. no std, dental plan wasn't that good, needed a union, no tutition reimburstment plan
A typical day includes menu planning and meal prepartion. Also clerical tasks , housekeeping duties , daily documentation of activities and set goal plans.I assisted residents in daily personal care, phyical therapies if needeed, scheduled and escorted on medical appointments,arranged and escorted on outing and vacations. Gave input on residents progress – more... in core meetings. I was accountable for household budget and consumer's funds. Along with other duties upon request.
I learned a lot about the heathcare field while working here. The co-workers were great most of the time. The hardest part of the job was trying to be an advocate for the people you served, the most enjoyable part of the job was the job was not having a supervisor on site at all times. – less