Nursing Assistant (Certified, Registered or State Tested)
at Volunteers of America

Date Posted: 6/20/2019

Job Description

Volunteers of America is looking for full time Nursing Assistants to join its team at Laurel Manor in Colorado Springs!  

Bonus up to $4,000 offered

The Nursing Assistant role is to provide assigned residents with routine daily nursing care in accordance with established facility nursing care procedures as directed by clinical supervisors.

The Nursing Assistant is the heart of the clinical team, providing direct care and activities of daily living for our residents that they cannot do for themselves. You will be rewarded with smiles and gratitude from the residents you provide care to!


CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Assist residents with activities of daily living.
• Reports promptly to the nurse any changes in the resident condition.
• Immediately reports any suspected abuse or neglect per facility policy.
• Accurately utilizes electronic systems of documentation as required per facility policy.
• Attends/Completes educational offerings, and obtains at least twelve (12) hours of continuing education a year per state regulations.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS FOR THIS POSITION INCLUDE:

1. High school graduate or equivalent.
2. State approved nursing assistant course completion/certification, or enrollment in approved course per state guidelines.
3. Experience in the long-term care setting preferred.
4. Ability to safely perform the essential functions of the job without harm to self or others.
5. Ability to prioritize duties.
6. Ability to understand and follow work assignments.
7. Ability to work as part of a team.
8. Ability to utilize computers and other electronic devices for tasks such as timekeeping, in-servicing and documentation.

To apply: 

EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled

Job Snapshot

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The national office is located in Alexandria, Va., part of the greater Washington, DC area. The headquarters includes executive staff and major office departments that have national responsibilities and provide support to local offices and Volunteers of America housing and senior living and care communities: communications, fundraising; public policy, finance, chartering, housing, volunteer services, program services and other operations.

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