Certified Nursing Assistant & Patient Aide

Employer
Guardian Angel Staffing Agency, Inc.
Location
Louisville, KY, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 19, 2017
Closes
Sep 19, 2017
Ref
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Specialty
Support Staffing
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Guardian Angel Staffing Agency, Inc., is currently accepting applications for FULL-TIME Certified Nursing Assistants and Nursing Assistants to work in a 201-bed State Intermediate Care Facility for individuals with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities. This facility provides specialized, intensive training to reduce the debilitating effects of developmental and intellectual disabilities through skill training and behavior management.

We also have three (3) eight-bed Intermediate Care Group Homes located in Fern Creek, Mount Washington, and Crestwood, Kentucky with openings on the 3pm to 11pm shift.

PAY RATE:
STARTING AT $11.50/HR

SHIFTS: 3P-11P & 11P-7A; all positions are full time and require rotating weekends

JOB SUMMARY:
Under the guidance, direction and supervision of a licensed nurse performs sub-professional, non-technical tasks in providing routine daily nursing care to resident and performs routine ward duties.

JOB RELATIONSHIP:
A. Responsible to- Charge Nurse
B. Supervises- None
C. Works Closely With- All members of the Nursing staff, medical and clinical staffs, residents, their families, and visitors.
D. Evaluations- Annually

QUALIFICATIONS:
A. Education Requirements- High School Diploma or GED
B. Training/Experience/Special Skills Requirements- Successfully completed a Medicaid approved Nurse Aide training program.
C. Licensure/Registration/Certification Requirements- Must possess a current registration with the Kentucky Nurse Aide Registry as administered by the Kentucky Cabinet for Health Services.
D. Essential Demands
Physical: Able to do much walking and standing; varied body motions- reaching, stooping, turning, stretching, pushing, handling and manipulating various instruments and equipment; lifts; audio and visual acuity; physical dexterity; ability to speak clearly; neat and clean appearance; works inside.
Mental: Emotional stability to meet demands of position and during stress emergency situations; alertness and adaptability to change in situations; good memory; patience, tact and understanding; organization of varied activities; ability to listen; capable of good judgement

AGES OF PATIENTS SERVED:
18 years of age and above.

BENEFITS INCLUDE:
1. Monthly schedules
2. Weekly Pay
3. Paid Time Off
4. Health Insurance, Dental, Vision, Short Term Disability, and Critical Illness Insurances are available

MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS ARE:
1. Clear Abuse Registry & Active Status in Good Standing with no disciplinary action on file with Kentucky Board of Nursing
2. High School Diploma or GED
3. Copy of your Resume
4. Clear Criminal Background Check
5. Current CPR
6. Current PPD/Chest x-ray.
7. Clean Drug Test.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Company Description

Guardian Angel Staffing Agency, Inc., is a leading provider of high-quality nursing professionals in mental health facilities, hospitals, physician offices, and long term care facilities throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Established in 2000, Guardian Angel Staffing Agency, Inc., has grown to be one of the largest nursing pool providers in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. We specialize in employing Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Certified Nursing Assistants, Certified Medication Technicians, Patient Aides, and Patient Support Associates.