Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Chase Point, Assisted Living

  • MaineHealth
  • Damariscotta, ME, USA
  • Aug 20, 2021
Nursing

Job Description

Summary

Nestled on the banks of the tidal Damariscotta River, and minutes from Damariscotta’s charming and historic downtown, Chase Point offers a worry-free lifestyle file with the comforts of home. 

Our highly-trained, compassionate staff work with residents and their oved ones to create a care plan that reflects their personality, respects their preferences and preserves their independence.

Position Summary

Under the direction of a licensed registered nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) may provide hands-on personal care and services which are necessary to maintain a client's health and well-being in the home/community.  All care is provided in accordance with the client's individual plan of care, regulatory standards and Chase Point/Senior Living policies and procedures.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

    1. Education: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.  Graduate of an accredited, state approved Certified Nursing Assistant training program.
    2. License/Certifications: Current Certified Nursing Assistant certification. Current BLS certification.
    3. Experience: N/A
    4. Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations.
    5. Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers.  Ability to perform operations using units of American money and weight measurements, volume and distance.
    6. Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
    7. Current placement on state's CNA registry.