CNA / Care Partner - PT All Shifts

Homer Glen, Illinois, United States Part-time

In 1960, the first completed Providence building was dedicated.  If was full from the very beginning.  Decade by decade this ministry has grown to provide more services in more locations to more people.  Today, Providence Life Services offers Independent Living in apartments and townhomes, as well as Assisted Living, Memory Support, short-term post-acute Rehab services, and long-term Skilled Nursing Care in our senior communities in Illinois, Indiana and Michigan.  We also offer home-based services, including Private Duty, Home Health and Hospice through Providence At Home.  If you are wondering if Providence Life Services is the company you want to work for, ask our employees.  Many have stayed at Providence for decades, and we’re proud of our staff retention. 

 

Be a part of our new, exciting “small house concept” skilled nursing community located in Homer Glen, IL We are currently seeking Part Time CNA'S for all shifts.This is an excellent career opportunity for individuals who are truly passionate about providing care for the elderly!

Description

The care partner will provide care to the elders living in our small home environment. The primary role is to protect, sustain, and nurture the elders by providing assistance with activities of daily living, and meeting other needs as required. The core goal of the work of the care partner will be to provide assistance, which promotes quality of life and a positive elder hood. The responsibilities of the care partner includes care of the elder and the elders’ environment, including cooking, laundry, and housekeeping. The care member is a member of a Self-Directed Work Team (SDWT) and is responsible for coordinating aspects of the team’s work.

 FOLLOWING HOURS AVAILABLE: 

 

Part Time Days Shift

Part Time Evening Shift

Part Time Overnight Shift

 

 Summary of essential job functions

  • Assist with the admissions process and greet residents and family members.
  • Provide family style care to the residents, being “one of the family”.
  • Responsible for cooking, cleaning, laundry, etc.
  • Make fluids and snacks available between meals and at bedtime.
  • Assist in toileting, bathing, and daily grooming of assigned residents.
  • Support and represent the mission of Providence as shown by your actions while on duty.
  • Maintain a calm, pleasant living environment for the residents.
  • Document changes in medical condition to the appropriate nurses on duty.
  • Give and receive shift reports to ensure consistent medical care is delivered.
  • Measure and record vital signs as necessary or instructed.

Skills necessary

  • Must have a compassionate, empathetic and nurturing personality.
  • Must truly have a desire to care for the elderly.
  • Must be mature and career minded.
  • Must have completed a C.N.A. program that is accredited and completed the competency exam.
  • Previous experience in long-term care is a plus.
  • Must be CPR certified.
  • Must be able to push, pull, move and/or lift a minimum of 50 pounds to a minimum height of 3 feet.
 

EOE