Baton Rouge, LA
Want to make a real difference in the lives of senior adults?
The Woodleigh, located in the heart of Baton Rouge and just minutes from Denham Springs, is seeking full-time certified nursing assistants (CNAs). Our newly remodeled facility offers a skilled therapy wing and secure memory care unit, as well as traditional long-term care. Our company provides a unique professional opportunity in a comfortable environment to those looking for career development.
- Full-time and PRN all shifts (6a -2p; 2p – 10p; 10p – 6a)
The ideal candidate will demonstrate care of the elderly, dependability, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
- Provide direct care to our residents, while promoting their highest levels of functioning.
- Assist residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, grooming and toileting.
- Assist with transfer of residents to and from activities and meals.
- Serve meals to residents in the dining room or their private room.
- Provide health care services, under the supervision of the appropriate professional staff, that assist the resident in the achievement of physical and emotional comfort.
- Successful completion of a nursing assistant course that meets federal/state requirements.
- Able to follow oral and written instructions.
- Work as a team member responsibly and independently.
- Document/Record observations and activities.
- Possess good communication skills.
- Demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to and communicate with the geriatric population.
- Able to assess data reflecting the resident’s status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each resident’s requirements relative to their age-specific needs.