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ChildServe Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - FT Weekday Days - Pediatric Long-term Care in Johnston, Iowa

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - FT Weekday Days - Pediatric Long-term Care

Nursing & CNA (Peds LT Care, Rehab, Homecare, Community)
Johnston, Iowa

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Description

We have an opportunity for a full time Certified Nursing Assistant to provide daily care to children according to their care plan and clinical practice leaving them looking their best. You will work as part of a team to assist in great life activities, ensuring that observed changes in a child’s demeanor and condition are reported to their nurse.

When You'll WorkMonday - Friday, 6am - 2pm and every third Saturday

What You'll Do

  • Within their scope of practice, meets the daily care needs of children in their care according to the child’s care plan, family preference and established clinical practice.

  • Responsible for ensuring children are ready on time for their scheduled activities.

  • Responsible for providing care gently, respectfully, honoring each child's privacy.

  • Responsible for ensuring children look their very best: clean, well groomed, coordinated clothing in good repair.

  • Reports all observed changes in a child’s demeanor and condition to the assigned nurse or supervisor.

  • Maintains accurate, completed, and timely records as defined by standards of practice and ChildServe policies and procedures.

  • Communicates effectively, respectfully, and professionally with children, physicians, families, school personnel, ChildServe staff, and others to assure assigned child’s care needs are assessed, communicated, and met. Communication style establishes and maintains positive relationships.

  • Responsible for staying current with all unit and ChildServe specific information.

  • Provides daily care training to children, families, and staff as needed to help advance the skills and knowledge of all people associated with a child’s care delivery..

  • Demonstrates good stewardship of ChildServe equipment, supplies, and environment.

What You'll Need

  • High School Diploma

  • Certification as a nursing assistant in the state of Iowa

  • Ability to read, write, and speak the English language

Who We Are

At ChildServe, no position is ever “just a job.” When you join our team, you’ll leave work every day knowing that you’ve made a positive difference for children with special healthcare needs and their families.

We serve nearly 4,500 children each year through our wide range of specialty pediatric healthcare programs and services in 3 locations throughout Iowa. We hire many positions, from expert caregivers, medical professionals, administrative staff (and everything in between). Each team member plays an important role in fulfilling our mission: We partner with families to help children with special healthcare needs live a great life.

ChildServe has been a Top Workplace in Iowa for six years running, thanks to our passionate team and our commitment to outstanding care. If you’re ready to help families move Forward Together with support from ChildServe, apply today.

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