Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)-Assisted Living

Employer
Heritage of Sandy Plains
Location
Marietta, GA, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 19, 2017
Closes
Sep 19, 2017
Ref
01e96e305
Specialty
Support Staffing
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Position Summary: Looking for Shifts 7am til 3pm, 3pm til 11pm, and 11pm to 7am with everyother weekend off. Part Time positions also availble.

Cares for the residents under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse or a LPN/LVN. This position reports to the Director of Nursing.

Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

Takes and records vital signs.
Measures and records height and weight. Calculates and records fluid intake and output.
Recognizes abnormal changes in body functioning and the importance of reporting such changes to a supervisor.
Provides assistance as needed with medication reminders, bathing, grooming, dressing, escort service, and other activities of daily living.
Transfers, positions and turns residents.
Provides skin care.
Contributes to the residents assessment and the plan of care.
Provides nursing rehabilitation/restorative nursing services.
Cares for residents with dementia.
Follows the schedule of residents needs set out by supervisor.
Provides emotional and social support to residents.
Promotes and protects resident rights, assists residents to make informed decisions, treats residents with dignity and respect, protects residents personal belongings, reports suspected abuse or neglect, avoids the need for physical restraints in accordance with the current professional standards and, supports independent expression, choice and decision-making consistent with applicable law and regulation.
Informs supervisor of any resident issues or concerns.
Respect and encourage the independence and dignity of the residents.
Respects residents confidentiality.
Is familiar with emergency equipment and procedures.
Understands duties during a fire drill and is familiar with evacuation plan.
Attends all required training, in-service, and staff meetings.
Strives to maintain a safe working environment through the prevention of accidents, the preservation of equipment, and the achievement of safe working practices.
Maintains a positive and professional demeanor toward residents, visitors, families, and co-workers.
Adheres to all policies and procedures of Senior Lifestyle Corporation.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Qualifications/Skills/Educational Requirements:

A High School Diploma or General Education Degree; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Requires a CNA licensure

Company Description

Our Mission and Core Values

The Senior Lifestyle Mission and Core Values are representative of what we stand for as an organization and are truly the touchstones of our culture. They speak directly to our employees, and indirectly they improve the lives of residents, families and loved ones.

Senior Lifestyle Mission

By engaging a caring team of dedicated professionals, Senior Lifestyle will be at the forefront of creating fulfilling lifestyles that enrich seniors lives today, and tomorrow.

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