Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Vanguard Healthcare Services - Shelbyville, TN

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Regional skilled nursing facility company is seeking Certified Nursing Assistants for our facility. Must have current CNA certification. Awesome opportunity for someone who has a strong work ethic, can work independently and wants long-term employment security. In return, we offer a full benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and matching 401(k). Excellent salary opportunities and growth potential. Come and grow with our company today!

Requirements:
Education: Must possess a high school diploma or GED. Must be a Certified Nursing Assistant in accordance with the laws of this state or be enrolled in a state approved CNA training program. Possess some computer skills and understanding of documentation software program preferred. Specific Requirements: Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language. Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action. Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agency personnel, and the general public. Must possess the ability and willingness to work harmoniously with other personnel. Must have patience, tact, a positive attitude and enthusiasm, as well as the willingness to handle difficult residents. Must be willing to seek out new methods and principles and be willing to incorporate them into existing nursing practices. Must be able to relate information concerning a resident’s condition. Must not pose a direct threat to the health and safety of other individuals in the workplace. Physical and Sensory Requirements: Must be able to move intermittently throughout the workday. Must be able to speak and write the English language in an understandable manner. Must be able to cope with the mental and emotional stress of the position. Must be able to see and hear or use prosthetics that will enable these senses to function adequately to ensure that the requirements of this position can be fully met. Must function independently and have flexibility, personal integrity, and the ability to work effectively with residents, personnel, and support agencies. Must meet the general health requirement set forth by the policies of this facility, which include a medical and physical examination. Must be able to relate to and work with the ill, disabled, elderly, emotionally upset, and at time hostile people within the facility. Must meet the general health requirements set forth by the policies of this facility, which include a medical and physical examination. Must be able to push, pull, move, and/or lift a minimum of five (5) pounds to a minimum height of three (3) feet and be able to push, pull, move, and/or carry such weight a minimum distance of five (5) feet. Must be able to assist in the evacuation of residents during emergency situations. Sitting: 1-1/2 hours per 12-hour shift. Alternates frequently to standing or walking. Standing: 1-1/2 hours per 12-hour shift. Alternates frequently to walking and occasionally to sitting. Walking: 8-9 hours per 12 hour shift. Alternates frequently to standing and occasionally to sitting. Lifting: 1-10 lbs. Frequently
11-20 lbs. Occasionally
21-75 lbs. Occasionally
> 75 lbs. Rarely Carrying: 1-10 lbs. Frequently
11-20 lbs. Occasionally
21-35 lbs. Rarely Driving: Rarely Pushing: Frequently Bending: Frequently Squatting: Frequently Kneeling: Rarely Crawling: Rarely Climbing: Rarely Reaching: Frequently Grasping: Frequently Fine Manipulation: Occasionally (Frequency: Never=0%; Rarely=1-10%; Occasionally=11=33%; Frequently = 34-66%; Continuously = 67%+)
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