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Certified Nursing Assistant Trainee - Asbury Heights

  • Job ID: 2000025I
  • Status: Part-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Variable
  • Facility: UPMC Asbury Heights
  • Department: SNF Willow
  • Location: 700 Bower Hill Road, Pittsburgh PA 15243
  • Union Position: no
  • Salary Range: $14.09 to $21.14 / hour

Description

Join the team that’s providing the highest quality of care to seniors in our communities. With state-of-the-art safety protocols and the support of an academic medical center, UPMC Senior Communities has demonstrated a continued commitment to keeping both our residents and our employees safe and healthy, especially throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.


Make a true impact at our senior living facilities, where you’ll have the confidence that your care is clinically backed by a best-in-class health care system and the rewarding knowledge that you are changing lives every day.

Located in Mt. Lebanon PA, Asbury Heights staff is dedicated to improving the lives of older adults through high-quality and compassionate care. If you are looking to jump start your career within a skilled nursing and rehab facility apply to Asbury Heights today!

    

 Course Details:

• CNA classes are held at Canterbury Place in Lawrenceville. Learn the skills you need to take the CNA certification exam! 
• Classes are held Monday through Friday for 18 days, during the daylight shift. 
• Four-week program includes classroom and clinical training plus CPR certification. 
• Classes and exam fees are paid for by UPMC! 
• Perfect attendance and punctuality for the CNA class is required.

Once you complete the classes, you will begin training/working as a CNA at UPMC Asbury Heights in a full-time or part-time position depending on the department’s availability and need. Evening and night shifts (2:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. - 7:00 a.m.) are currently available for CNA staff that complete training classes. Shifts can vary depending on the department's needs, and rotating weekends are required.

 

Purpose:
The Nursing Assistant Trainee under the direct supervision of the Nursing Assistant Instructor performs assigned tasks to meet the basic resident care needs. In addition, the Nursing Assistant Trainee performs non-resident related activities to ensure the effective operations of the nursing unit.

Responsibilities:

 
  • Promptly reporting to class as assigned
    • Provide resident care under direct supervision of the Nursing Assistant Instructor 

    • Obtain assignment from Nursing Assistant Instructor 

    • Make rounds to all residents on assignment to make sure the resident has no immediate requests 

    • Meet resident needs as identified during rounds 

    • Consistently work cooperatively and pleasantly with all staff, residents, family members, and Nursing Assistant Instructor 

    • Follow Resident Rights policies at all times 

    • CNA trainee must maintain confidentiality of information at all times 

    • Breaks and lunches are scheduled as per the Nursing Assistant Instructor 

    • The Nursing Assistant Instructor is to make any adjustments to the schedule. 

    • All students are expected to follow all UPMC policies and procedures. 

    • Completion of class to prepare for PA nursing assistant certification exam.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma/GED preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire.
  • If entering a position as part of CNA training program, employee has 120 days to obtain CNA
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Act 34
  • OAPSA


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