Eklego
  • Sewickley, PA, USA
  • Full Time

Eklego is seeking dedicated and compassionate Part Time Resident Care Assistant/CNA in Training to join a team of nursing professionals working at a beautiful Long-Term Care Community conveniently located in Sewickley, PA. Our client offers competitive pay and provides a friendly, family-like atmosphere for staff and residents.

  • Candidates will first be hired and work as a Resident Care Assistant (RCA) before acceptance into the CNA Training Program!
  • Candidates will also work as an RCA while attending training.
  • This is a paid opportunity for candidates to work as a RCA and attend CNA Training.
  • You must be available for all sessions for the entire program.
  • After successful completion of the program, students are eligible to take the PA Certified Nursing Assistant Examination.
  • Upon achieving certification, RCA's will transition to the role of a Certified Nursing Assistant at Masonic Villages at Sewickley in one of two shifts of their choosing.

 

Eklego partners with Senior Care organizations committed to hiring qualified and compassionate staff, and Eklego partners with YOU, as a healthcare professional, to find a workplace that best fits your priorities!

What will I do as Resident Care Assistant/C.N.A. Trainee?

As a Resident Care Assistant/CNA Trainee, you will  be performing various resident care activities and related non-professional nursing services while ensuring the care of residents is provided in a safe, caring, timely, and appropriate manner by maintaining the appropriate competencies and skills through continued education that encompasses all of these areas. This will include assisting residents in reaching or attaining the highest potential in their physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being. The Resident Care Assistants/CNA Trainee are responsible for the following:

Assist residents during meals as indicated and assisting residents in enabling them to feed themselves when possible, serving meals and cleaning the dining room. Replenish ice and water in resident rooms as needed. Serve between meal nourishments and assist those who require help.

                

  • Transport residents using a wheelchair or specialty wheelchairs (Broda chair, High-back chair, Tilt-in-Space, etc.) to activities or special appointments, i.e., PT, Podiatry, Beauty Shop, etc. This would include Therapeutic communication and activities with residents.
  • Store and pass clean linen. Distribute clean personal laundry to appropriate residents and place the clothing in drawers or closets. Dispose of soiled linen.  Assist in keeping residents' rooms neat, (make beds) replenish personal care items as needed.
  • Observe residents and answer call bells in a timely manner to determine residents' needs. Take appropriate action as requested or required by the situation.
  • Assist in cleaning and replacing equipment used on the nursing neighborhood, i.e., bedpans, urinals, wheelchairs, lifts, geri-chairs, toothbrush holders, basins, and emesis basins, etc. according to policy.
  • Respond to Fire and Disaster alarms and drills according to procedures. Assist residents to safety during an evacuation.
  • Direct visitors, answer telephone and run errands as directed.
  • Participate in in-service education programs, floor conferences and nursing staff meetings.

What You Definitely Have:

  • High School graduate preferred but not essential.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Good written, oral, organizational, and basic computer skills.

 

Why Choose Eklego?

As a Nursing professional, your skills are highly sought after, and you have many options. Here's what to expect with Eklego:

  • We'll take the time to learn about your background, your goals, and your needs
  • Direct employment with our Senior Care partners.  We are partnered with several choice providers of Senior Care.  This gives you a one-stop, simple solution to a choice of employers and positions.
  • No more wondering whether your application went through and waiting for a response.  We will ensure that your information gets in front of the hiring team and coordinate an interview on your behalf.
  • Our clients rely on our expertise and trust Eklego to bring talent like YOU because we're ALL better together

We are an equal opportunity employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status, including genetic information.

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