Housekeeper - PRNin Housekeeping

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Somerford Place Columbia is a beautiful community in Columbia, MD,

with more than 60 units offering Alzheimers care.

Key Responsibilities

At this time, we are seeking a Housekeeper to join our team!


* Performs housekeeping duties in the resident apartments and common

areas of the community.

* Cleans (dust, dry mop, wet mop, sanitize, scrub) assigned resident

apartments and common areas daily according to facility


* Disposes of trash and waste, other materials in a safe manner.

* Maintains par levels of supplies and assists with ordering of


* Washes and folds laundry. Distributes clean linens and towels.

Maintains a stocked cleaning cart with needed items.

* Demonstrates knowledge of and respect for the rights, dignity and

individuality of each resident in all interactions.

* Appreciates the importance of maintaining confidentiality of

resident and facility information.

* Demonstrates honesty and integrity at all times in the care and

use of resident and facility property.

* Able to understand and to follow written and verbal directions.

* Understand proper use of community equipment.

* Able effectively to communicate with the staff members and

residents through verbal and/or written means.

* Sufficient mobility and strength to move freely through the

building and to assist transfer or otherwise move residents of



* High school diploma/GED preferred.

* Must be able to communicate effectively (written and oral form) in

a care setting with residents, families, staff.

* Must be able to climb, bend, lift, stoop, kneel, crawl, push,

reach and carry, stand for extended periods of time and may be

required to move furniture.

* Able to respond productively and to handle additional

tasks/projects as assigned.

* Ability to detect odors and see spots and spills.

* Ability to move housekeeping cart with cleaning equipment.

* Passion for caring for elderly.



About Five Star

Five Star Senior Living Inc., a national healthcare and senior living

provider headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts, proudly offers the

highest quality service and care with the warmth and hospitality of

home. Founded in 2000, Five Star has two major operating division:

Five Star Senior Living and AGEILITY Physical Therapy Solutions.

The Five Star Senior Living division includes more than 280

Independent Living, Assisted Living, Alzheimers/Memory Care,

Healthcare Centers with Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation and

Continuing Care Retirement Communities. With communities in over 30

states and more than 25,000 team members, Five Star is committed to

maximizing our residents independence and enhancing their lifestyles.

The Ageility division provides both inpatient and outpatient services

to over 150 communities. These services are provided both within Five

Star and to customers externally. We offer Physical, Occupational and

Speech Therapy Services. Our specialty programs includes our Step up

to Stop falls Program, "Connections" our memory care therapy program,

and our executive functioning program that focuses on cognitive

strategies aimed at keeping our residents independent in areas such as

medication management and house hold functions.


Five Star prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant

for employment with regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual

orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age,

marital status, genetic information, disability or veteran status. In

addition to federal requirements, Five Star complies with applicable

state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in

every location in which the company has communities and/or facilities.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment,

including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement,

promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence,

compensation and training.
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