Certified Nurse Aide - PartTime
Englewood, NJ
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Certified Nurse Aide, Actors Fund Home, Part Time


Award winning Actors Fund Homes, recently named one of the best Nursing Homes by US News and World Report, in Englewood, NJ, seeks a Certified Nurse Aide to provide daily routine non-professional nursing care and basic technical nursing care under the direction and supervision of the professional nursing staff.


RESPONSIBILITIES


The Certified Nurse Aide will:

  • Administer general physical care to residents in all aspects of personal care and hygiene.
  • Assist in all aspects of activities of daily living (bathing, hygiene, grooming, toileting, etc.).
  • Provide restorative nursing care using universal precautions and/or infection controls.
  • Assist with and/or perform basic resident care procedures with proper supervision and instruction.
  • Keep each resident clean, well groomed and as comfortable as possible.
  • Ensure that all call bells are answered promptly.

REQUIREMENTS


The Certified Nurse Aide will have a valid Nurse Aide Certification approved by the New Jersey Department of Health. The candidate must have a high school graduate level verbal and written communications skills, including ability to read and write in English and follow verbal and written instructions. Candidate must be able to maintain Nurse Aide certificate and complete 12 hours of continuing education per year as mandated by the N.J. Department of Health. Candidate must be able to meet the physical requirements of the position (with or without reasonable accommodation): possess the ability to safely lift, varied weights of 80-175 lbs, with assistance of other personnel or mechanical lift is also required.


The ideal candidate will also:

  • Possess ability to work independently and problem solve with minimal supervision
  • Be able to work in cooperation with residents and staff
  • Be tactful and courteous with residents and others
  • Be adaptable to change and able to deal with crisis and emergencies
  • Have an understanding of, affection for, and a desire to work with the aging

ABOUT THIS POSITION

This is a part time position based at The Lillian Booth Actors Home in Englewood, NJ. The schedule for this position will be 7:00am to 3:00pm, every other weekend. The successful candidate must be able to cover assigned shifts on a regular basis, including holidays, and should be available to cover vacations/call outs of other Certified Nurse Aides on occasion. This position falls under the 1199 Collective Bargaining Agreement. Pay and benefits are provided as per the union agreement.


TO APPLY

The application begins Below. A complete application will include a resume and cover letter.


ABOUT THE ACTORS FUND

The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that helps everyone - performers and those behind the scenes - who works in performing arts and entertainment, helping more than 17,000 people directly each year, and hundreds of thousands online. Serving professionals in film, theatre, television, music, opera, radio and dance, The Fund's programs include social services and emergency financial assistance, health care and insurance counseling, housing, and employment and training services. With offices in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, The Actors Fund has been - for 132 years - a safety net for those in need, crisis or transition. Visit www.actorsfund.org.


For more about The Actors Fund, please visit: www.actorsfund.org.

The Actors Fund is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Job Type Part Time