Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA (Tucson)

Easterseals Tucson , AZ 85704

Posted 2 months ago

Certified Nursing Assitant (Full-Time with Competitive Benefits Package and $300 Hiring Bonus)

Join the Easterseals Blake Foundation team today and receive a $300 Hiring Bonus after providing 90 days of dependable and consistent services! We offer paid training, excellent benefits, and a reliable work schedule. Provide direct care and supports for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a group home environment supported with personal protective equipment and universal safety measures.

General Position Description:

Here at Easterseals Blake Foundation, we are hiring experienced Certified Nursing Assistants to help us keep growing. If you're dedicated and ambitious, Easterseals Blake Foundation, is an excellent place to grow your career. Don't hesitate to apply.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in transporting patients to/from appointments, activity and social programs, etc., as necessary.

  • Help bathe, groom, and dress the patient

  • Assist with lifting, turning, moving, positioning, and transporting residents into and out of beds, chairs, bathtubs, wheelchairs, lifts etc.

  • Check each patient routinely to ensure that his/her personal care needs are being met in accordance with his/her wishes.

  • Serve meals and assist with feeding

  • Take and record vital signs

  • Distribute and change bedpans

  • Check patients for worsening conditions or further injury

Required Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:

  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.

  • Problem-solving aptitude.

  • Ability to inspire and motivate.

  • Knowledge of evidence-based practice of "supported employment."

  • Knowledge of DDD/VR systems.

  • Knowledge of the individual planning process, strategies for teaching job tasks and methods of monitoring progress.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of policies and procedures. Timely

  • Complete all assigned duties and paperwork accurately and

  • Perform other related tasks as assigned.

  • Conform to policies and procedures of Easterseals Blake Foundation.

Minimum Requirements:or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • A current, valid state CNA certification and in good standing

  • Clean criminal background check

  • AZ Level one clearance card

  • 2 years experience in a caregiving role

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Can follow directions exactingly

  • Capable of moving and standing for 12hr shifts

  • Ability to regularly lift 75+ lbs

  • Willingness to work nights weekends and holidays

  • Ability to pass a background check

Physical requirements:

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