The Mentor Network

About The Mentor Network

The MENTOR Network is a national network of local providers offering quality, community-based services to children, adults, and seniors with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries, and to youth with emotional and behavioral challenges as well as their families. Serving 30,000 individuals in 36 states, we offer meaningful work, come join our team today!

 

 

 

Job Category:

Healthcare

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Certified Nurses Assistant

The Mentor Network - Dorchester, Massachusetts

Posted: 11/18/2018

Description
Certified Nurses Assistant
Primary Location: MA-MADorchester-6 Frontenac St
Function:Clinical

Adult Day Health Inc

Every person needs the support of others, but we look for very special people to support the seniors and adults we serve.



Description

As a CNA with Adult Day Health, you’ll be one of those special people. Adult Day Health offers a continuum of services and supports for elders, including those with complex medical or rehabilitative needs. Our services help those we serve feel their best and be as active as they would like to be. 

 

Adult Day Health is seeking a dynamic and passionate person to serve as CNA and provide nursing services, training, and support to address the medical, behavioral, and psychiatric needs of individuals.

 

Specific tasks include:

 

  • Ensures follow through of specific programs developed by the care team
  • Monitors and provides training in mealtime programming as necessary, prepares food as needed.
  • Assists participants in basic (grooming, toileting, feeding, shopping, etc.) according participant’s plan of care, as directed by nursing
  • Works as a member of the treatment team. Cooperates and effectively communicates with other staff in the development, implementation, and evaluation of Plan of Care and programming for each participant
  • Assists with bowel and bladder incontinence, management of bowel and bladder program and/or care of urinary drainage catheters or equipment and support.
  • Manages physical transfer of participants following training guidelines
  • Maintains cleanliness and appearance of clients at all times. Complete all cleaning activities as identified on cleaning schedule and as assigned by supervisor.
  • Completes necessary documentation, reports, etc. in a timely, thorough, and accurate manner
  • Adheres to Participant Bill of Rights and other policies and procedures
  • Responsible for participant safety and well being at all times

Qualifications:

What we offer you: 

  • A chance to make a difference in peoples’ lives on a daily basis
  • A rewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for
  • Competitive pay rates and paid time off
  • Paid training; Holiday pay
  • Family-oriented environment, employee events
  • Career development and advancement opportunities
  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next

 

What we require of you:

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Six months to one year of experience in the human services industry preferred.
  • CNA License
  • CPR / First Aid certification or willingness to learn

 

We have a great work environment and you’ll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues. Adult Day Health is a partner of The MENTOR Network.  Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services.  With approximately 30,000 employees serving 26,000 consumers in 35 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.

 

Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals.  Apply Today!

 
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