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Join The Cambridge Homes Team!

Independent & Assisted Living

CAMBRIDGE, MA

The Cambridge Homes is managed by local, Massachusetts-based Senior Living Residences (SLR). For nearly 30 years, SLR has provided innovative and pace-setting programs for local seniors, as well as invaluable resources for families searching for guidance. Some programs that distinguish us as a leader in the eldercare industry include Brain Healthy Cooking ProgramGrab Your Passport and the Dementia Friendly Communities Initiative spreading throughout the area. Each of our associates is commitment to what we call the “Right Values”— Resident Quality of Life, Valued Associates, Integrity, Innovation and Discovery.  

Want an Incredibly Rewarding Career?

The Cambridge Homes is proud to have received an Excellence in Action Award for workplace satisfaction six years in a row–this award is directly based on survey responses from our own associates. At The Homes, associates work alongside a team of caring and compassionate professionals, enjoy an outstanding benefits package, and have a hand in giving residents the best possible quality of life.

A work / life balance, supportive co-workers, a robust benefits package and our core beliefs are just a few reasons why people enjoy working at The Cambridge Homes. We are proud of the work environment we have cultivated that encourages input and creative ideas from all associates.

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The Cambridge Homes, a nonprofit senior community in Cambridge, is on the lookout for top-notch caregivers (CNA/HHA).  Acclaimed for our forward-thinking, pace-setting innovations in the world of senior care, including our highly-regarded EnrichedLIFE Experiences and our award-winning Brain Healthy Cooking Program, we are an equal-opportunity employer, committed to doing right by our employees.

Available Shifts
Opening 1: Full Time, 3pm-11pm
Opening 2: Full Time, 11pm-7am
Opening 3:  Part Time, every other weekend and every other Wednesday (7am-3pm, 3pm-11pm, 11pm-7am)

DESCRIPTION:
You’ll be working alongside a group of friendly, compassionate people committed to doing the very best they can to take care of seniors. Our Resident Care Associates are responsible for the delivery of quality care to The Cambridge Homes’s assisted living residents while encouraging independence and ensuring each resident’s physical, social, cultural, intellectual, and mental well being. Why work in Assisted Living? It is a pleasant working environment. We offer a homelike, residential setting. You will work with seniors who are frail and need personal care, but are not sick. You will have so many opportunities to participate in meaningful programs and to build close relationships with residents

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?
  • Direct personal care for seniors (Activities of Daily Living “ADLs” and Self-Administered Medication Management “SAMM”)
  • Compliance, reporting and record keeping
  • Assistance with social, wellness, art and fitness activity programming
  • Reminding/escorting residents to activities
  • Light housekeeping services
  • Assistance with community special events
  • Assistance with dining services, as needed
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA)
  • Experienced in senior care
  • Compassionate, patient, committed to teamwork, dedicated, trustworthy, positive 
  • Fluent in English (read, write, speak and understand English)
  • Able to handle physical requirements of the job (standing, sitting, bending, moving and transferring residents “one-person or two-person assist”)

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The Cambridge Homes, an assisted living community in Cambridge, is acclaimed for its forward-thinking, pace-setting innovations in the world of senior care that includes our highly-regarded EnrichedLIFE Experiences and our award-winning Brain Healthy Cooking Program.

 

The Cambridge Homes enjoys an exceptional reputation among both families and professionals for providing quality care, creating innovative programs that enhance quality of life for residents and for maintaining the highest of industry standards. But it is our associates’ commitment to our “Right Values” philosophy that established and maintains this position of excellence, respect and trustworthiness in the senior housing industry. Working in the assisted living field requires compassion, integrity. Our most successful associates don’t view their role as just a job but as an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of seniors.

 

Want an incredibly rewarding career? Join our team. Work alongside a team of caring and compassionate professionals. Enjoy an outstanding benefits package. Help make our residents’ twilight years the best years. 

 

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING?

The Wellness Nurse assists the Resident Care Director with managing, directing and developing a comprehensive care program for all residents of the community. The Wellness Nurse will also assist with the training and managing of our team of CNAs and serves as a liaison with family members, community agencies, physicians and care providers. The ideal candidate will have some part time availability for weekdays and evenings.

 

* The Wellness Nurse will also serve as “manager on duty” on a rotating weekend schedule

 

REQUIREMENTS / WHAT WE EXPECT:

A passion for working with seniors. A collaborative mindset that values teamwork. Excellent communication skills. A tech-forward approach to daily operations, especially in this “new normal”. An ability to maintain professional integrity and to build trust, especially in challenging situations. 

 

This position requires a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse who is a graduate of an approved nursing program with valid Massachusetts nursing license or otherwise meets the requirements of EOEA Assisted Living regulations, or equivalent. Experience in a senior community environment and a means of transportation to complete assessments for new and returning residents is a MUST!

 

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DESCRIPTION
The Cambridge Homes assisted living community is hiring a part time dining room server. If you enjoy working with seniors, come and be part of the team that gives our amazing residents and their guests an enjoyable and delicious dining experience!

SLR communities are guided by our core beliefs in resident quality of life, integrity, innovation, discovery and valued associates. We are proud of the environment we have cultivated that encourages all associates’ ideas and feedback in an effort to better our programming, operations and, of course, care for our residents.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Experience in a similar role is preferred as well as a flexible schedule, including availability to work evenings, weekends and holidays as needed are required.
  • Candidates with ServSafe certification preferred.
  • A desire to serve seniors and a dedication to improving their quality of life is required.
 

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