CERTIFIED NURSE AIDE sought for innovative eldercare facility
Part Time - All Shifts Available
Riverside Care Center is a 120-bed Skilled Nursing Center offering Cardiac and Orthopedic Specialty Care, as well as providing a Dialysis Unit and a Center for the Memory Impaired on site.
Located in Downtown McKeesport, one mile from McKeesport Hospital, Riverside provides both Skilled and Intermediate care. An outside courtyard, facing the Monongahela River, provides a relaxing environment for residents and their families and friends, while an interior courtyard is a safe and pleasant place for residents and visitors to rest and socialize.
The center is currently seeking a Certified Nurse Aide to provide personal and restorative nursing care and assists, as directed by onsite nurses. The aide will be responsible for providing high quality care for the center’s geriatric residents and residents of varying ages, and must display patience, compassion and, above all, a deep commitment to maximizing clients’ well-being.
This is an entry level position with significant growth potential. All applicants must possess current nurse aide certification or the completion of an N.A. training program, and have some prior resident care or related experience. A high school diploma or GED equivalent is also required, as are strong interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to follow written and verbal instructions, and the physical capacity to walk, stand and lift throughout the day.