Pros: interactions with diverse people, challenging yet fun working environment, free breakfast
Cons: no advancement opportunities, having to work overnights
A typical day includes assisting residents to bed, morning cares such as showering and dressing, assisting residents to the restroom, assisting to and from meals and activities. Upkeep of rooms and facilities.
Learned how to work with diverse and often difficult clientele. Team-work skills.
Co-workers were a diverse background, and provided excellent – more... opportunities on how to work with people of a different background and differing cultures.
Most difficult aspect was working overnights.
Most enjoyable aspect was the knowledge of helping people in their daily lives and knowing that their lives were better off than before. – less