Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

  • Grace Edgewood
  • 2512 Spooner Avenue
  • Posted: Dec 12, 2018

Job Description

Now hiring!:

1 Full-time (64hrs/PP), AM shift

1 Full-time (64hrs/PP), NOC shift

1 Full-time (72hrs/PP), PM shift

1 Part-time (28hrs/PP), PM shift

Are you passionate about caring for elderly, making a difference everyday in the life of another? If so, Grace Edgewood is the place for you! We are seeking a team member that will embody our philosophy and mission of enhancing dignity and growth by providing quality Christian-based care.

Why do employees enjoy working for Grace Lutheran Communities?
• 403B match for employees that work 20+ hours a week- up to 6% 403B match after 1 year of employment
• Accrual PTO immediately
• Tuition Reimbursement options
• Great benefit package-Medical, Dental and Vision
• Life Insurance- full time employees are eligible for 1.5X their annual salary

Apply now and join our growing team!:


To provide quality resident care as specified on individualized resident care plan and assignment sheets according to established policies, procedures and objective of the organization.:

They are expected to uphold the mission, philosophy and values of Grace Lutheran Foundation to provide high quality, Christian-based, concierge care to our residents, staff, and community partners.

Special Features/Requirements (license, certificates, etc):

Nursing assistant training and current registration on Federal Nurse Aide Registry, meets requirements to maintain registration. Follows/adheres to organization, federal/state regulations and guidelines, including Resident/Client Rights; maintains neat, well groomed appearance, adhering to dress code of organization/program.

Essential Functions:

* Regular attendance is an essential requirement of the position
Perform and document direct resident care delivery as specified on care plan, individualized assignments, bath schedules, ambulation schedules

Monitor and meet resident needs consistent with quality nursing procedures (ex: bathing, transfer, reposition, feed, toilet, B/PÕs weights, therapeutic communication)

Observe and report physical and/or behavioral changes in resident

Report observations and suggestions promptly, accurately and precisely.

Carries out and maintains facility objectives and procedures.

Fosters positive communication within the program/facility and the organization as a whole. As well as with our partnering physicians, referral agencies, and community.

Active participant in organizationÕs team concept

Ensure quality services, prompt resolution of concerns and customer satisfaction.

Uses equipment and supplies in a precise, accurate, calm manner

Has access to confidential information

Records and maintains confidentiality

Maintains and safeguards confidential information.

Communicates effectively with residents, families, co-workers, the public

Functions independently in situations that require professional judgment.

Serves as a role model by recognizing and meeting the needs of the residents, families and staff through effective use of concierge care model.

Projects a positive image of the organization in dealing with residents/clients, co-workers and public.

Physical Requirements (based on essential functions):

Safely lifts and transfers residents weighing average of 150 pounds, with assistance as per low lift policy, on a frequent basis. Pushes residents in wheelchair weighing up to 250 pounds on a frequent basis approximately 300 feet; frequently twists, stoops, bends, squats; frequently lifts and carries equipment and supplies weighing 25 pounds; occasionally kneels, climbs stairs; frequently reaches above, at or below shoulder height; 98% of day is spent indoors, 2% outdoors, 30% of work day is spent standing, 60% walking, 10% sitting. Must be able to communicate orally and/or in writing with residents, co-workers, families, and the public.

Additional Duties:

Maintain clean work area, answer telephone, food service and other duties as assigned.

As needed or assigned


Immediate supervision from Director of Nursing.