Certified Nursing Assistant CNA - Day Shift

The Mentor Network - Northridge, CA2.9

Full-timeEstimated: $27,000 - $35,000 a year
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Description
Certified Nursing Assistant CNA - Day Shift
Primary Location: CA-CANorthridge-9440 Texhoma Ave
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

CareMeridian

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Come join our amazing team of CNAs supporting individuals with brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses. Make a difference every day as a patient advocate providing quality of life enhancing services to those we serve.

Description
As a Certified Nursing Assistant with CareMeridian, you will perform hands-on nursing care with an emphasis on daily care needs and personal hygiene.

Responsibilities:
Monitor the health conditions of individuals served, ensure quality services provided
Provide assistance and/or supervision to individuals in the areas of daily living, personal care, and community and social integration.
Help maintain safe and quality supports for individuals served
Initiate emergency procedures on as needed basis
Use equipment correctly and safely
Report any hazardous conditions, equipment, accidents or incidents to supervisor
Maintain current progress notes and any other appropriate documentation
Assist with resident activity programs, including off-site outings and off-site appointments.
Assist with household activities
Assist in keeping residence tidy and clean.
Assist with meal preparation and mealtimes.
Prepare rooms for admissions of new residents, obtaining equipment and supplies as needed
Prepare residents for discharge.
Actively attend and participate in team meetings and trainings as required
Maintain confidentiality and treat others with dignity and respect in all you do

Qualifications:What we ask of you:
High School diploma or G.E.D.
Completion of a CNA certificate program; current CNA certification issued by California
One year CNA experience preferred, ideally experience with medically complex patients
Current Basic Life Support (BLS), CPR, First Aid certifications
Ability to effectively communicate with staff, residents, and families

What we offer you:
Competitive pay rates; paid time off, Holiday Pay, and benefits for 30+ hour work week
Career development and advancement opportunities
Paid classroom and on-the-job training
A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
We have a great work environment and you’ll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues.

CareMeridian is a partner of The MENTOR Network. Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services. With approximately 30,000 employees serving 30,000 individuals in 36 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.

Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!

EOE/AAE