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ChildServe Certified Nursing Assistant - Full Time Weekdays - Long Term Care in Johnston, Iowa

Certified Nursing Assistant - Full Time Weekdays - Long Term Care

Nursing & CNA (Peds LT Care, Rehab, Homecare, Community) Johnston, Iowa



$2500 Bonus! We have an opportunity for a full time Certified Nursing Assistant to p rovide daily care to children and young adults according to their care plan and clinical practice, leaving them looking their best. You will work as part of a team to assist in great life activities, ensuring that observed changes in a patient's demeanor and condition are reported to their nurse.

ScheduleThree 12 hour shifts, 6am - 6:30pm,1 weekend/monthCurrent employees are not eligible for the $2500 hiring bonus.

What You'll Do

  • Within the scope of practice, meet the daily care needs of children and young adults according to the care plan, family preference and established clinical practice.

  • Ensure children and young adults are ready and on time for their scheduled activities.

  • Provide care gently, respectfully, honoring each resident's privacy.

  • Ensure resident looks their very best: clean, well groomed, wearing coordinated clothing in good repair.

  • Report all observed changes in a resident’s demeanor and condition to the assigned nurse or supervisor.

  • Maintain accurate, completed, and timely records as defined by standards of practice and ChildServe policies and procedures.

  • Communicate effectively, respectfully, and professionally with residents, physicians, families, school personnel, ChildServe staff, and others to assure needs are assessed, communicated, and met.

  • Remain current with all unit and ChildServe specific information.

  • Provide daily care training to residents, families, and staff, as needed, to help advance the skills and knowledge of all people associated with care delivery.

  • Demonstrate good stewardship of ChildServe equipment, supplies, and environment.

    What You'll Need

  • Certification as a nursing assistant in the state of Iowa

  • Ability to communicate effectively through reading, writing and speaking the English language

Why ChildServe?

ChildServe has earned the title of Top Workplace every year since 2014. Here’s why employees love working here:

  • Our work matters. We partner with families to help children with special healthcare needs live a great life.

  • We’re not your average non-profit. We serve 4,600 children each year through over 30 specialty pediatric services in the Ames, Des Moines, and Iowa City areas. Many of our programs are one-of-a-kind.

  • Our team members rock. Our teams are filled with people who care about their coworkers, and who believe that collaboration is key to providing exceptional care to children.

  • Our learning never stops. As a non-profit dedicated to innovation, we’re proud to help many team members gain new certifications, continue their education, take their expertise to the next level, and find new opportunities to advance their career right here at ChildServe.

  • We’re moving forward together. Experts across multiple disciplines work together to help kids get the best care possible.

Ready to leave work every day knowing you’ve made a difference for kids and families? Let’s move Forward Together - apply today! Child Serve is an Equal Opportunity Employer.