Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Masonic Home of Florida Saint Petersburg, FL
- Posted: over a month ago
Masonic Home of Florida of St. Petersburg, FL is looking to hire a full-time Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). Do you want to work with a highly skilled long-term care and assisted living team in an empathetic environment where both residents and staff are valued and respected? If so, please read on!
This Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) position earns $12.00 - $14.00/hour based on experience. We also offer profit sharing, a 401(k) plan with match, generous vacation accrual, free meals, and free CEUs. If this sounds like the right opportunity in assisted living and long-term care for you, apply today!
ABOUT MASONIC HOME OF FLORIDA
We provide high-quality long-term care and assisted living services to seniors and their families in a safe, secure, and loving residential community while preserving and honoring the values and traditions of Freemasonry. We are now open to all applicants, including non-Masons. Our senior residents thrive in an atmosphere of home charm, yet we also provide the most comprehensive health care regimens available in Florida today. Geriatric physicians and specialists design personal care programs with the assistance of physical and occupational therapists, audiologists, podiatrists, speech therapists, ophthalmologists, dentists, and psychosocial counselors. Emphasis is placed on independence to preserve self-reliance and healthy self-esteem.
We care for our residents, their families, and our staff. We value a highly qualified, dedicated, motivated, and professional workforce that is responsible and accountable to our residents and the fraternity. All the members of our team bring together their talents and expertise to better meet the needs of those we serve. We take care of our team members with competitive pay, excellent benefits, and a positive work culture.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT (CNA)
As a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), you arrive for each shift determined to provide each resident with the guidance and support needed to improve or maintain Independence in their activities of daily living. Your positive attitude makes a huge impact on the lives of our senior residents--as you spend so much one-on-one time with them, assisting with all the activities of daily living such as dressing, grooming, bathing, feeding, and toileting. You also assist in transporting patients to the dining room and other activities. Maintaining a clean, tidy, and safe environment is one of your top priorities. You even monitor wheelchairs and recliners for cleanliness and proper operation, reporting any broken equipment to the charge nurse. You make regular rounds and answer patients' call lights promptly.
Conscientiously, you also adhere to infection control policies and procedures. You assist with specific tasks under the supervision of the nurse such as taking vital signs and weighing patients. You keep accurate records as required. You are vigilant about reporting any unusual events or changes in the condition of residents to the charge nurse. Your attention to detail and accuracy as well as your commitment to teamwork helps ensure the highest quality of care. You are patient and calm, treating those you care for just the way you would want your own family members treated. Your insightful contributions to care plan meetings are invaluable. You go home each day tired but feeling good about the positive impact you have made in the lives of our senior residents and their families!
QUALIFICATIONS FOR A CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT (CNA)
- Certified as a nursing assistant in the State of Florida OR certified in another state and registered to take the Florida certification test
- Ability to maintain AIDS education as required by the State of Florida
- Ability to perform physical tasks typically performed in CNA work including lifting up to 50 lbs. with assistive lifting devices
- Good physical and mental health
- A heart for working with seniors
Do you have a caring and positive attitude? Can you work well both independently and as part of a team? Are you flexible and always willing to jump in and help where you're needed? Do you have personal integrity? Are you conscientious about following policies and procedures correctly? Do you have excellent interpersonal and communication skills? Are you passionate about the rights of all to privacy, dignity, and well-being? If so, then you just might be perfect for this Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) position!
READY TO JOIN OUR LONG-TERM CARE AND ASSISTED LIVING TEAM?
We understand your time is valuable and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this long-term care and assisted living job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!
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