Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Inpatient (Nights)

    • Job Tracking ID: 512219-763311
    • Job Location: Chicago, IL
      Cook County
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: High School/GED
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 05/12/2021
    • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description

Help us change the face of serious illness, and our patients celebrate every moment by joining JourneyCare as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)!

JourneyCare is a nonprofit, community-based organization that provides care and support to families living with serious illness. With 40 years of healthcare leadership and expertise, JourneyCare has achieved national recognition for growth, innovation, community partnerships and best practices in caring for seriously ill adults and children. JourneyCare is licensed to serve 13 counties in the Chicago region and is the largest provider of hospice and palliative care in Illinois. We are more than just a career choice – it is a culture where you can make a difference!

Ask us also about our competitive benefits packages!

Position Overview
The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) assists the registered nurse with caring for patients. They assist with activities of daily living (ADLs) and personal hygiene for patients who residing at the CareCenter. The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) also gives support to family members and reports any changes in patient status to the registered nurse.

We are also currently accepting applications from new graduates and are willing to train on site.

Minimum Hourly Pay Rate is $16.00

Work Schedule – (3) 12-hour night shifts from 7:00 pm to 7:30 am with alternate weekends

Service Area(s) - Rush University Medical Center

Experience and Skills

Requirements for Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) positions

  • High School Diploma or GED recognized by the Board of Education
  • Training in HIPPA, Infection Control, safety, personal care, and documentation
  • Illinois Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification in good standing
  • One to three years of Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) experience in nursing home/assisted living facility, preferred
  • Experience working with terminally ill individuals, preferred
  • Certain positions require Pediatric skill competencies on an infant, toddler, preschool, school age or adolescent
  • Good inter-personal skills; communication skills verbal and written
  • Experience using Hoyer lifts, gait belts, walkers, wheelchairs, canes, shower benches/chairs, electric beds, and other medical equipment
  • Able to use cell phone, EMR computer, voice mail

Job Benefits

Benefits offered for Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) positions

  • BlueCross BlueShield Medical Benefits / Dental & Vision
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Company-Paid Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability
  • Competitive 403B Retirement Match
  • CNA-to-RN Apprenticeship Program
  • Tuition/Education Reimbursement
  • Company-Provided CEUs