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Elderwood/Pediatric/PostAcute/Woodmark Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Full Time in Cheektowaga, New York

We often say that Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) are the most important members of our organization. This is because CNAs are on the front lines of care with our residents and their family members developing meaningful relationships. If you are a CNA seeking an emotionally satisfying career opportunity, consider Elderwood - a leader in senior care and sub-acute rehabilitation across the Northeast with deep roots right here in Western New York.

Elderwood at Cheektowaga - a skilled nursing facility (SNF) serving the geriatric population - offers a unique campus setting. This campus also includes an assisted living facility and an independent living community. On this campus, staff and residents experience multiple levels of care and diverse settings for CNAs to hone their skills.

Apply today for a Full time CNA opportunity with Elderwood at Cheektowaga.

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) Position Overview:

  • Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) provide personal and nursing care to meet the physical and emotional needs of residents in our skilled nursing facility. They are under the direction of a licensed nurse. State specific certification is required.

  • This is a full time opportunity

Shifts – We are currently hiring for the following shift:

  • Evenings: 2p-10p OR 3p-9p

    All shifts include every other weekend requirements.
  • Direct and monitor the personal care duties carried out by Nursing Assistants of an assigned team.

  • Report to Charge Nurse unusual symptoms, daily needs and progress of residents.

  • Notify Charge Nurse of changes in residents’ conditions or needs

  • Follow the Profile of Care for each resident and monitor the performance of the Nursing Assistants in carrying out the appropriate aspects of the care plan.

  • Responsible for responding immediately to residents’ requests.

  • Assist residents with the following Activities of Daily Living (ADL), according to their plan of care and individual needs.

  • Eighteen (18) years of age required; high school diploma or equivalent preferred

  • Registration in the State Nurse Aide Registry is required. Active on the State Nursing Aide Registry with no findings or convictions of resident abuse, mistreatment or misappropriation of property.

  • Training and work experience in a geriatric setting preferred.

  • Ability to supervise and work well with other personnel

  • Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing

  • Caring and respectful attitude towards residents

  • Physical stamina for constant activity required.

  • Ability to perform tasks to established standards of excellence required.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Requisition ID: 2019-9554

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Shift: Evening Options: 2p-10p OR 3p-9p

Street: 225 Bennett Road