Jan 05, 2022

Care Support Assistant - Supplemental Staffing

  • VCU Health System
  • Richmond, VA, USA

Job Description

The Care Support Assistant provides a safe environment for staff, patients and visitors by ensuring those who enter the medical facility are not exhibiting signs of illness and are following hospital guidance with regard to personal protective equipment.

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire: None

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment: None

Experience REQUIRED: Previous experience using a personal computer and various software applications, including Microsoft, e-mail, etc.; Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Experience PREFERRED Previous work experience in a healthcare setting

Education/training REQUIRED: High School diploma or equivalent

Education/training PREFERRED: Post High School courses in an allied health or healthcare related field from an accredited program Independent action(s) required: None Supervisory responsibilities (if applicable): None

Additional position requirements: Must be prepared to work rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, extended hours and during inclement weather to ensure patient flow and throughput

Age Specific groups served: N/A

Physical Requirements (includes use of assistance devices as appropriate):
Physical: Lifting Less than 20 lbs.
Activities: Prolonged standing, Prolonged sitting, Reaching (overhead, extensive, repetitive)
Mental/Sensory: Strong recall, Reasoning, Problem solving, Hearing, Speak clearly, Write legibly, Reading, Logical thinking
Emotional: Fast pace environment, Steady pace, Able to handle multiple priorities, Frequent and intense customer interactions,Noisy environment, Able to adapt to frequent change

Varies by Need (United States of America)

EEO Employer/Disabled/Protected Veteran/41 CFR 60-1.4.