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Nursing Assistant Trainee - Avalon Place

  • Job ID: 210003WP
  • Status:
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: Varied Shifts
  • Shift: Variable
  • Facility: UPMC Senior Communities
  • Department: Nursing
  • Location: 3410 W. Pittsburg Road, New Castle PA 16101
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $13.80 to $20.75 / 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 New Castle PA, caring and dedicated staff provide comprehensive skilled nursing and rehabilitation services that address the physical, psychological, and social needs of each resident. If you are looking to jump start your career within a skilled nursing and rehab facility apply to Avalon Place today!

  

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 graduate or equivalent preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days or hire if entering a position as part of CNA training program, employee has 120 days to obtain CNA

  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Act 34
  • OAPSA

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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       Current UPMC employees must apply in HR Direct