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The Nursing Assistant in Training is a starting position for applicants enrolled in a training program to complete the study and state administered exam to become a Certified Nursing Assistant. The Nursing Assistant in Training will take part in ‘on the job’ training activities to assist the current Certified Nursing Assistants. Time will be spent observing the Certified Nursing Assistants and working alongside our nursing team to obtain the necessary skills needed to meet job requirements and pass the final exam.
Upon successful completion of the state administered certification exam, the team member will become a Certified Nursing Assistant at Diversicare and receive a wage increase equivalent to the starting wage as a CNA.
We build on trust, respect, customer focus, compassion, diplomacy, appreciation and strong communication skills to shape the culture in our workplace. Diversicare team members play a critical role in fostering an environment of Service Excellence, which we extend to all those we are privileged to serve.
If you wish to make a difference in the lives of our patients and residents, APPLY NOW!
Full Time Benefits include:
Excellent 401k plan
Vacation, Holiday, and Sick Time
Long and Short Term Disability
Employee Assistance Program
DiversICARE - employee hardship fund
Pay advancement program - OnShift Wallet
Diversicare provides post-acute care services to patients and residents at 62 skilled nursing and long-term care centers in nine states, primarily in the Southeast, Midwest and Southwest United States. Together, with our team of dedicated healthcare professionals, we leverage our diverse strengths to provide each patient and resident with healthcare serves that best meet their needs.
It is Diversicare’s Mission to “Improve every life we touch by providing exceptional healthcare and exceeding expectations.”
We are guided to excellence by five Core Values: Integrity, Excellence, Compassion, Teamwork and Stewardship, as well as 12 Service Standards.
We build on trust, respect, customer focus, compassion, diplomacy, appreciation and strong communication skills to shape the culture in our workplace. Diversicare team members play a critical role in fostering an environment of Service Excellence. Our Service Standards are in place to offer support. They lead us to what matters most to our company: creating a warm, caring, safe and professional environment for our customers and each other.
Our culture of impassioned service delivery is the Diversicare Difference .
Work as a team member to assist the current Certified Nursing Assistance in providing direct care to residents/patients in accordance with treatment plans, as directed by the training course instructor
Assists with resident/patient care needs and comforts including but not limited to oral hygiene, bathing functions, dressing/undressing as necessary and room cleanliness
Complete all assignments directed by the training course instructor, including exercises and hands-on learning activities
Attend and participate in classroom activities, scheduled orientation programs and ‘on the job’ trainings
Provide safe bedside care and assistance delivered with integrity and compassion
Communicate effectively to both patient/resident and nursing team members to ensure confidence and quality of care
Accompany residents, as needed, to various activities and functions
Complete required documentation accurately and in a timely manner
Build serving relationships with patients/residents, family members, and other team members
Comply with HIPPA as this position may have access to protected health information
Study and take the state administered exam to becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant
Willingness to learn and a passion for caring for residents and patients at their point of need
Prior experience working in a skilled nursing or long-term care center is a plus
Able to communicate positively, effectively, and appropriately with residents/patients, families, community members, volunteers and Diversicare team members
Possess special interest in, and a positive attitude about, working with long-term care residents/patients and the elderly
Able to read, write, speak and understand English
Demonstrates basic computer knowledge and ability with an aptitude to learn company applications
Job ID 2020-35679
Type Regular Full-Time
Location Name Diversicare of Claiborne
Address 902 Buchanan Road
Location US-TN-New Tazewell
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