CARE INITIATIVES Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Heritage Specialty Care Cedar Rapids, IANow hiring CNAs to join our clinical team in Cedar Rapids!1st and 2nd shift available!Offering a new increased starting wage + experience factor + sign on bonus: $3,000 FT and $1,500 PTMust be certified prior to hire to be eligible for sign on!Shift-differential for 2nd and 3rd shifts**LPN/RN tuition assistance**Anniversary bonus **Vacation and sick time**Employee assistance program**Employee referral bonus program**Competitive benefitsHeritage Specialty Care is a post-acute, long-term, and memory care facility. To join our dedicated team of caregivers - complete our online employment application.PURPOSE OF THIS POSITIONUnder on-site supervision of the Charge Nurse, the Certified Nursing Assistant provides personal care and supervision to residents in a manner conducive to their safety, comfort, security and the greatest degree of independence possible. Operates within the parameters of each resident's care plan and daily schedule as determined by the interdisciplinary team, and within the practice limitations of certification.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSFollow established performance standards and perform duties according to nursing service policies and procedures.Perform resident care techniques and procedures according to certification instruction, in-service education, or instruction from supervisor.Identify resident problems and concerns and report them immediately to a charge nurse or a licensed nurse.Conduct resident rounds as assigned.Initiate corrective action as necessary and/or seek assistance of a licensed nurse.Qualifications: Education/Certification/LicenseCurrent, valid Iowa Nursing Assistant Certification, as evidenced by listing on Iowa's Nurse Aide Registry or documentation of successful completion of competency and skills tests from an approved testing agency.KnowledgeNoneExperienceNoneSkills/AbilitiesFunctional Literacy in written and spoken English.Proficient interpersonal relationships and communication skills.Ability to follow written and oral instructions.Complete assignments timely, completely and accurately.DELEGATION OF AUTHORITYAuthority is delegated to the individual in this position to:Provide care to residents following facility policies and procedures.Report residents' needs and concerns to a licensed nurse.EOE / AAP Veterans and Disabled