NRC is seeking a Nursing Assistant (CNA) to assist residents in their daily living. In addition to helping with everyday needs, CNAs provide hands-on nursing care and daily task assistance for residents. CNAs also often retrieve vital signs, weights and height measurements. Continue your growth in the medical field while making a positive impact in the lives of residents.
Responsibilities and Duties
Make personal connections with residents
Provide daily cares, including bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting and more
Assist with transfers, or helping residents into wheelchairs or walkers
Administer medications for residents on a timely schedule
Work alongside nursing staff, who are there to assist with activities and procedures requiring RN/LPN licensure
Report to lead staffer, who will help you follow care protocols
Qualifications and Skills
Outgoing, friendly personality. Nursing Assistants must be able to establish and maintain positive relationships with residents, and be team players with fellow staff.
CNA Certification. You must earn your CNA certification in order to perform the duties listed above. Candidates who already have this certification are preferred, but NRC can provide you with this training.
Past experience. 6 months of previous experience in a long-term care setting is preferred.
Age 18 or older. In order to operate lift equipment to help residents into wheelchairs or bed, you must be at least 18 years of age.
Flexible. Work day flexibility is desired.
Located in Northfield, Minnesota, Northfield Retirement Community (NRC) provides exceptional housing, care facilities and services for seniors seeking a vibrant community rooted in the Christian tradition. NRC’s focus is on giving adults, age 55 or older, the assistance they need to lead healthy, meaningful lives.