Presbyterian Homes

Nursing Assistant / HHA / CNA / NAR - Assisted Living (AL) - Full Time

Location
Ankeny
Posted
Sep 16, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Ref
2017-10954
Contact
Presbyterian Homes
Category
Healthcare
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

Overview

Presbyterian Homes & Services has been serving older adults since 1955 and is a leader in the industry. As one of the fastest growing older adult services organizations in the nation we are mission driven and faith based. With over 6000 employees and growing- you are sure to have a home with us where you are now and far into the future. We believe that employees are the most important resource in our ministry, and because of this, we are committed to an environment where employees are valued and empowered to make a difference. Our employees work together within a caring Christian culture to create great living environments and provide high-quality, high-touch, and compassionate services for older adults so that they may live vibrantly in their sunset years. If you have a passion and desire to enrich the lives and touch the hearts of older adults please consider joining our team and help us achieve our goal of providing a broad range of opportunities to allow our older adults the freedom to live well!

Presbyterian Homes & Services is seeking Nursing Assistants to join our Assisted Living team at Mill Pond in Ankeny, Iowa, in our new Assisted Living and Memory Care. This opportunity is available for a non-certified applicant as well as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA).

The following full-time positions are available:

  • Evening Shift (2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.)
  • Overnight Shift (10:00 p.m. - 6:00 a.m.)

This position includes working every other weekend and scheduled holidays.

Non-certified applicants interested in obtaining their CNA are eligible for a scholarship to complete their certification.

We offer competitive wages and benefits, with full time status defined as working a minimum of 60 hours during the two week pay period. We take your past experience into consideration for your starting wage and we offer regular wage increases based on hours worked.

As a Nursing Assistant, you will play a critical role in caring for older adults - not only physically, but emotionally, socially, mentally, and spiritually. The Nursing Assistant is responsible for the provision of high quality personal care and services to residents to support their Personally Designed Living choices while maintaining consistency with regulations and established best practices.

With tuition reimbursement, nurse scholarship programs, and a commitment to promote from within, opportunities to grow and develop with us are virtually unlimited. Whether you desire to continue your learning and professional development within your Nursing Assistant role or beyond, PHS has many opportunities for you to apply for education reimbursement or scholarships and grow within the company.

EOE/AA



Responsibilities

The Certified Nursing Assistant, CNA (Resident Assistant) is responsible for the provision of high quality personal care and services to residents to support the Personally Designed Living choices of residents, while maintaining consistency with regulations and established best practices.



Qualifications
  • Successful completion of a state approved nursing assistant training program and current certification in state(s) in which he/she practices OR successful completion of a home health aide instruction course and successful completion of home health aide competency testing to work in Home Care.
  • Demonstrated competencies in person-directed, elder/resident-directed practice, home building, critical thinking, teamwork, self leadership, and interpersonal effectiveness.
  • Demonstrated compatibility with the PHS mission and operating philosophies.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language to communicate with all customers.

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