Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Part Time
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 2/6/2019

Job Description

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JOB DESCRIPTION

             Position Title:  Certified Nursing Assistant/Med Aide               Reports To:  Nurse                   

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist nurse to ensure that all students meet with the facilities physician as indicated by law and accreditation standard. 
  • Assist in scheduling of students for various medical checkups and treatment.
  • Administer medication to residents.
  • Transport residents to appointments when necessary.
  • Help ensure correct staff/student ration during appointments.
  • Facilitate correct medication count.
  • Assist with new resident intake and discharge.
  • Observe and report changes in condition of residents to supervisor.
  • Maintain and submit required documents by agency policy and regulatory requirements.
  • Maintain a cooperative relationship among interdisciplinary teams by communicating information pertinent to staff and student development, responding to requests and participating in team problem-solving methods.
  • Help identify and implement student care requirements and establish a healthy and compassionate environment.
  • Promote student's independence by establishing student care goals, teaching student and family to understand medical condition, medication and self-care skills, and answering questions.
  • Help resolve student medical problems and needs by utilizing multi-disciplinary team strategies.
  • Maintain student confidence and protect medical operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Provide the protection of students and staff by developing and interpreting infection control policies and protocols, and enforcing medication administration, storage procedures and controlled substance regulations.
  • Handle the documentation of student care services by charting in the student and department records.
  • Maintain documentation of student care services by monitoring confidential information processing and auditing medical department records.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, establishing a personal network, and participating in professional organizations.
  • Provide in-service training as necessary.

Education and Experience:

  • A current Certified Nursing Assistant license to practice in the required state (South Dakota). 
  • A current Certified Medication Aide in the required state (South Dakota). 
  • Must be able to pass background checks.
  • It is an essential function of the position that the staff member must be capable and proficient in the area of physical restraint when and/or if necessary.

Hours:

Monday-Friday - variable hours/ willing to be flexible

 For more information please contact:

Jenna Tweedy, Director of Student Services

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605-52eight-3550, ext 103

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About Us

At Sequel Youth and Family Services, we work together today to build a brighter tomorrow. With a focus on providing programs for behavioral, emotional, or physical challenges, we proudly serve children and adults alike. Associates at Sequel Youth and Family Services enjoy giving back and getting more out of a career that positively impacts the community. If you’re a compassionate, motivated individual who’s looking for a truly meaningful career, we look forward to hearing from you.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is committed to offering a broad spectrum of services and options that care for our patients and families alike. Our offerings include long-term residential treatment, short-term impact programs, shelter care, therapeutic group homes, therapeutic foster care, community-based services, in-home services, and alternative education programs. Our reach extends to clients from 37 states and territories – and we’re growing every day.

Current employment opportunities span:

  • Business Administration & Support

  • Education & Counseling

  • Residential Support Services

  • Child & Family Therapy

  • Nursing (LPN, CNA, RN, PRN)

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