CNA, Full Time - Glenview CareCenter

    • Job Tracking ID: 512219-707078
    • Job Location: Glenview, IL
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: High School/GED
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 10/14/2019
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: 06/10/2019
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Job Description

Are you a high-energy CNA with recent nursing home, home health, hospital, assisted living or hospice experience?

With more than 40 years of healthcare leadership and expertise, JourneyCare has achieved national recognition for growth, innovation, community partnerships and best practices in caring for adults and children with serious illness. JourneyCare serves 13 counties in the Chicago area and northern Illinois and is the largest provider of hospice and palliative care in Illinois.  The agency also provides services that include JourneyCare House Calls, Chronic Care Management, JourneyCare Choices and Home Health - serving patients at all stages of serious illness.  JourneyCare is dedicated to enriching lives through expert, compassionate care and empowering patients and families to live with dignity, on their own terms.  We are more than just a career choice - be part of a culture where you can make a difference.

Position Overview

The Per Diem Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) will provide personal care to our patients and assist them with activities of daily living such as bathing, filing nails, shaving, dressing and eating. Patients will also need your assistance with assessing the condition of their skin, weight, measurements, and rating their pain scale while reporting any changes or issues to the registered nurse. The Per Diem CNA will also provide exemplary documentation for each patient and provide support to family members and caregivers by educating them about the personal care that you provide. Candidates should possess a strong background working with terminally ill individuals in nursing homes, hospitals, home care, or assisted living communities.

 

Experience and Skills

Job Requirements:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification required
  • High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) equivalent required
  • One to three years of CNA experience in nursing home/assisted living community highly preferred
  • Experience using Hoyer lifts, gait belts, walkers, wheelchairs, canes, shower benches/chairs, electric beds and other medical equipment
  • Ability to work 3 12 hour shifts from 7am - 7:30pm

Experience, skills and qualifications:

  • Experience working with terminally ill individuals, a plus
  • Training in HIPPA, infection control, safety, personal care and documentation
  • Basis Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Good organization skills

 Visit our careers website to apply for this position, read about our comprehensive benefits and learn about what it’s like to work at JourneyCare. Our team members make a difference!  https://www.journeycare.org/careers