We are looking for a Part-TimeCertified Nursing Assistant to provide the best quality care to enrich the lives of our developmentally/intellectually disabled population. The ideal candidate will be responsible for assisting each of our participants with meals/tube feedings, activities of daily living and hygienic care needs. You will need to be able to follow health and safety guidelines faithfully and consistently. Helping Hands for Better Living, Inc. believes that each person, irrespective of physical and intellectual challenges, is entitled to live a full, happy life. Your compassion will make a great impact in each and every participants' lives.
Monday - Friday, 7:30 am to 12:30 pm
Responsibilities of the job include (but not limited to):
Performing wheelchair transfers and re-positioning for intellectually disabled and medically frail adults
Perform adult diaper changes
Perform range of motion exercises under supervision of the licensed therapists
Assist with meals and tube feedings for intellectually disabled and medically frail adults
Perform recreational therapies/activities (art, music, activities of daily living instruction, etc.)
Ability to use a Hoyer lift once trained onsite
Written documentation of all services performed for the CBAS program participants
Required work experience:
At least 1 year of caregiving as a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in a health care facility
Skills required for the job:
Able to read and write English for documentation in program participant flow sheets, communication books, etc.
Perform ambulation with gait belts on ambulatory participants
Perform wheelchair transfers, adult diaper changes and re-positioning for participants.
Assist participants with oral feedings (training received on site for tube feedings)
Licenses/Certifications required for the job:
Must have a current California CNA license prior to job start
Must have a current CPR and First Aid certifications prior to job start
Benefits of this position:
Staffing in-services will earn you CEUs toward your CNA license renewals at no cost to you. (This is a benefit for only Helping Hands for Better Living employees. We do not hold for the general public)
No night shifts, no weekend shifts and no federal holidays
Paid Sick Leave per year, Paid Accrued Vacation
Compensation is negotiable based upon experience in caregiving
Drug testing, pre-employment physical, Tuberculin screening, and background check are all required before job start
Founded in 1998, Helping Hands for Better Living CBAS is the destination for excellent services to the disabled…empowering and improving the lives of those that possess physical and intellectual challenges. We exist to create experiences in which hands come together with purpose and dedication. To do this, we make it a point of staffing the CBAS with a highly educated, well-trained team of individuals...whose value is honored and supported.