Nursing Assistant Trainee - Jameson Care Center - New Castle - job 958273

UPMC

Date: 07/22/2021

City: New Castle, Pennsylvania

Employment type: Full-time

Description

Join the team that’s providing the highest quality of care to seniors in our communities. With state-of-the-art safety protocols and the support of an academic medical center, UPMC Senior Communities has demonstrated a continued commitment to keeping both our residents and our employees safe and healthy, especially throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.


Make a true impact at our senior living facilities, where you’ll have the confidence that your care is clinically backed by a best-in-class health care system and the rewarding knowledge that you are changing lives every day.


Are you passionate about helping others? If so, becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) could be for you!



Course Details:







  • Learn the skills you need to take the CNA certification exam!



  • Training is held Monday through Friday daylight hours during the first week



  • Includes classroom and clinical training



  • Classes and exam fees are paid for by UPMC!



  • Perfect attendance and punctuality for the CNA class is required.



Responsibilities:







  • Promptly reporting to class as assigned



  • Provide resident care under direct supervision of the Nursing Assistant Instructor



  • Obtain assignment from Nursing Assistant Instructor



  • Make rounds to all residents on assignment to make sure the resident has no immediate requests



  • Meet resident needs as identified during rounds



  • Consistently work cooperatively and pleasantly with all staff, residents, family members, and Nursing Assistant Instructor



  • Follow Resident Rights policies at all times



  • CNA trainee must maintain confidentiality of information at all times



  • Breaks and lunches are scheduled as per the Nursing Assistant Instructor



  • The Nursing Assistant Instructor is to make any adjustments to the schedule.



  • All students are expected to follow all UPMC policies and procedures.



  • Completion of class to prepare for PA nursing assistant certification exam.

Qualifications:





  • High school graduate or GED preferred



Licenses and Certifications:







  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification preferred



  • Act 34 and Older Adult Protective Services Act clearance (when required) as needed



UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities


Qualifications




High school graduate or equivalent preferred.



Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days or hire if entering a position as part of CNA training program, employee has 120 days to obtain CNA


  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Act 34
  • OAPSA


UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran




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