Dedicated Memory Care CNA's needed. in Hamden, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 8/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are seeking caring and dedicated CNAs!  As a CNA, your primary focus will be to provide nursing care to our memory impaired and Alzheimer’s residents in our home like setting. 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!

Certified Nursing Assistant Role will include: • Providing hands-on care to residents with memory impairment/dementia.  • A clear understanding of the Memory Care CNA role • Handling and supporting residents and family thru end of life care. • Being part of a multidisciplinary team that relies on communication and documentation to provide our exceptional standard of care. • Assisting with parallel programs and activities that stimulate the minds of those with memory impairment.

 

Job Requirements

 

• Valid CNA license required. • Prior experience in a skilled nursing or assisted living community is preferred • Demonstrates proficiency at reading and writing of required documentation.  • Understands how a Resident Care Team functions in assisted living • Understands quality of care objectives • Empathetic towards the needs of others. • The ability to smile and appreciate how incredible the residents we care for are.



Benefits BENCHMARK believes in offering our employees competitive pay and amazing benefits. To learn more about how we put Associates first, please apply today! We are seeking those select individuals that feel a calling to meet the needs of this incredible population. While many have the clinical skills, this position requires that you be compassionate, motivated and enthusiastic about memory care and the rewards that it offers.