CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant and HHA Home Health Aide in Wilbraham, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 7/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time/Part-Time
  • Location:
    Wilbraham, MA
  • Job Type:
    Health Care
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/17/2018

Job Description

Orchard Valley at Wilbraham, located in scenic Western Massachusetts. We are  looking for caring and compassionate CNAs and HHAs to join our team. We have full-time, part-time and per diem opportunities available. We offer competitive starting wages in a homelike atmosphere. We have been named Boston Globe's best places to work 10 years in a row! Stop by to complete an application or drop of your resume. 

If you have a strong passion for helping others and take pride in what you do and are looking for a great company who cares about their employees than this is the opportunity for you!! 

Certified Nursing Assistant will include:

• Interacting with residents and families on a daily basis
• Utilizing customer service skills to ensure that residents have an exceptional stay
• Handling advanced directives and end-of-life care
• Following the Resident Care Standards and Practices to ensure proper procedures are followed
• Assisting with their meals, transferring them using appropriate assistive devices, bathing, toileting, dressing and grooming

Job Requirements

• Valid CNA or HHA required
• Prior experience in a skilled nursing or assisted living community is preferred
• Demonstrates proficiency at reading and understanding a Resident Care Service Plan or assignment (e.g., ADLs and introductory visits)
• Understands advanced directives and end-of-life care
• Understands the nursing function in assisted living
• Understands quality of care objectives
• Understands quality of life objectives
• Previous experience working with people with dementia is desired

Benefits

We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today! While many Certified Nursing Assistants that we interview have the clinical skills needed to perform well as a CNA, we are especially looking for compassionate, motivated and enthusiastic individuals who have heart and use it to provide exceptional care and service to our residents.