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Day Shift CNA

Vintage Park Hiawatha, KS
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Full Time CNA position open. Vintage Park at Hiawatha offers a Sign on Bonus for our CNA's, CMA's and LPN's. Ask for details when you come to see our Executive Director, Levi Thompton, when applying.

Summary of Duties
The primary responsibility of the Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) is to provide physical and psychosocial care to all residents in a manner that promotes dignity, choice, and individuality. This position reports to the shift supervisor as well as the Wellness Director.


Essential Functions
• Provides all necessary care and services to assigned residents and assists other wellness department associates as needed.
• Works collaboratively with peers and other team members.
• Provides assistance with activities of daily living such as with bathing, dressing, personal hygiene (includes: shaving, oral care, nail care, hair care, foot care), toileting, eating, and ambulation/mobility.
• Maintains professional demeanor at all times when interacting with residents and families.
• Reports any suspected or witnessed instances of verbal, mental, or physical abuse to licensed staff immediately.
• Utilizes safe transfer techniques when assisting residents with mobility.
• Washes residents’ laundry as needed.
• Understands and uses Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Standard Precautions, OSHA's Occupational Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens standard, and follows established infection control procedures, hazardous communication, and other safety rules.
• Documents provision of services on Company forms.
• Operates designated medical equipment, copy, scan, fax machines, and telephone.
• Escorts residents and coordinates internal transportation needs.
• Assists residents with personal correspondence/telephone use when requested.
• Observes and reports changes in residents’ physical condition and cognitive/emotional status to Wellness Director or supervisor, as needed.
• Conducts room checks and resident rounds.
• Monitors for environmental safety hazards.
• Respond to emergencies in a prompt and calm manner; Immediately
reports such emergencies to the supervisor.
• Uses tactful, diplomatic communication techniques in potentially
sensitive or emotionally charged situations.
• Follows-up with appropriate staff, residents, or other individuals
regarding reported complaints, problems, and concerns.

Non-Essential Functions
• Participates in and supports the resident-centered activities program.
• Care for sensory enhancement devices such as eyeglasses and hearing
aids.
• Completes housekeeping tasks such as bed-making, linen changes,
vacuuming, emptying trash, and cleaning bathroom.
• Acts as an ambassador and public relations representative to guests
and other off-campus visitors.
• Copies special paperwork and/or forms.
• Assists in a variety of tasks related to dining (escort residents to dining
room, assist with set-up and clean tables, serve meals, bus tables, etc.).
• Demonstrates an appreciation of the heritage, values and wisdom of the
residents, and an understanding of the aging process.
• Collaborates with associates in other departments to assure necessary
care and services are provided.
• Participates in projects or committees as assigned.
• Performs related duties as assigned.
• Attends and participates in staff meetings and mandatory in-services.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Experience
• Ability to read, write, and speak in English.
• Must maintain certification for a Certified Nurse Aide.
• Satisfactory completion of the company Resident Assistant skills
competency checklist.
• Be in good physical health and free of communicable diseases; Lifting,
bending, and pushing medication cart about residence is required.
• Must be able to lift 40 pounds.
• Completion of drug testing and criminal background check upon hire
and upon request of supervisor.
• Experience in Assisted Living preferred.

Vintage Park

Why Work Here?

Come work where you are Appreciated!

At Vintage Park we believe that we should hire the heart and train the person. We are looking for passionate people who love what they do. Or philosophy is that It's not Like home it Is Home for our residents. We know that quality care comes form quality staff. A trusted name in senior living, Grace Management is dedicated to the long-term satisfaction and quality of life of our residents. By continually reinvesting in our team and our communities and evolving our service model to meet the needs of residents today and tomorrow, we bring strength and stability to everything we do.

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400 Kansas Ave, Hiawatha, Ks. 66434
Hiawatha, KS
USA

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