CNA (SCALE/Adult Medical Day)

Position:  Certified Nursing Assistant
Department:  SCALE / Adult Medical Day
Reports to:  SCALE Program Director and Medical Day Nursing
Exempt/Non- Exempt:  Non-Exempt
 

Summary:  The CNA is responsible for providing direct care and assistance with daily living tasks to an adult population.
 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist clients with activities of daily living

  • Assist with participants with toileting needs

  • Assist with handing out meals and feeding or assisting participants with meals

  • Responsible for monthly vital signs and weights as assigned

  • Monitor activity at the door when assigned

  • Notify appropriate staff if any Medical Day participants attempt to leave building without notification

  • Assist with scheduling mobility rides

  • Assist on class activities and occasional field trips when assigned.

  • Assorted office duties including attendance records, answering and making phone calls and emails

  • Monitor participants while on League transportation when assigned

  • Notify nurse for medical concerns noticed or voiced by participant

  • Maintain clean and safe environment

  • Give proper notification for absence or illness.

  • Works with other staff to meet the needs of participants

  • Support the mission of The League by creating a supportive environment for participants and staff

  • Show dependability by being punctual and maintaining consistent attendance

  • Give appropriate notice for time off or illness

  • Assist with other duties as assigned

  • Monitor participants while on League transportation when assigned.

  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by the Charge CNA and Nursing staff

  • Demonstrate the 5 Core Values of The League (Accountability, Participant Focus, Quality, Independence and Mutual Respect).

Qualification requirements:

  • Ability to work well with others.

  • Effective verbal communication.

  • Licensed Certified Nursing Assistant (by Maryland Board of Nursing)

  • One-year experience working with individuals with disabilities in day or residential setting preferred.

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