CNA for Activities Program in Danbury, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are seeking a CNA to support our Memory Care Activities Program. If you have a strong passion for helping others and take pride in what you do and are looking for a great company who shares your vision, than this is the ideal opportunity for you!

Primary duties will include conducting Recreational Activities (and physical care as needed) for our Memory Care program. Successful candidates will possess the ability to engage residents in meaningful activity programs and have fun together! CNA duties may include assisting with dining and continence care. 

Position is Part Time Evenings from 5pm-8pm. 

Job Requirements

• Valid CNA license 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.