Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Knox Center, Long Term Care

  • MaineHealth
  • Rockland, ME, USA
  • Apr 07, 2020
Nursing

Job Description

Summary

The Knox Center is conveniently located in historic Rockland, Maine. Victorian homes dot the tree-lined streets, children play in a park next door, the public library is just around the corner and the ocean is a short walk away. In addition to providing the highest standard of care, we aim to offer complete comfort and safety for our patients and their families. Come join our team!

Position Summary

The Certified Nursing Assistant is responsible for delivering excellent quality care to patients/residents on assigned units as directed by the Charge Nurse as prescribed by the patients/residents' plans of care.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

    • High school graduate or GED is strongly preferred.
    • Completion of approved CNA program
    • Attainment of CNA certification within 4 months of date of hire
    • Must maintain current on CNA Registry.
    • Must obtain at least 24 hours of education every two years.
    • Ability to prioritize, handle multiple tasks, and communicate with all levels of personnel.
    • Ability to work with persons affected by a wide variety of physical and cognitive deficits.
    • BCLS Certification.