NJ Employer Certified Nurse Assistant in Freehold, New Jersey

Certified Nurse AssistantAll times are in Eastern Daylight Time.ID2017-7738Position TypeRegular Full-TimeLocationApplewoodShiftDayPosted Date7/31/2017Work Schedule7A-3P Overview:CentraState's mission is to enhance the health and well being of our communities through the compassionate delivery of quality healthcare. Our vision is to have an organization of caring professionals trusted as our community's healthcare system of choice for clinical excellence. We are dedicated to service excellence for our patients, residents, families and community. Compassion, sensitivity and integrity, for those we serve as well as those with whom we work, are essential. We are also committed to an environment that supports continuous quality improvement and positive change. This environment is enhanced by education that improves our individual and collective capabilities. We understand thatcooperation with individuals and institutions with whom we share common goals is integral to the fulfillment of our mission.Responsibilities:CentraState Healthcare System, a leading healthcare provider located in Monmouth County currently has an employment opportunity available for Certified Nurse Assistants.Applewood's CNAs provide daily assistance of ADLs (activities of daily living) for residents on the long term, skilled nursing unit and supportive nursing assistance to licensed professionals by performing assigned duties and services required to deliver quality care.Qualifications:High School diploma or equivalent requiredNJ CNA certificate is requiredAffinity to work with the elderlyExcellent interpersonal skillsStrong attention to detailTeam player yet able to work independentlyPhysical Demands:Standing; Walking; Reaching at waist; Bending; Climbing; Kneeling; Stooping; Reaching below waist; Lifting/pushing or pulling up to and occasionally greater than 40 pounds; Reaching above shoulder; Sitting.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.CentraState Healthcare System prohibits discrimination based on arbitrary consideration of such characteristics such as race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender (including p regnancy), affectual or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, physical or mental disability or limitation, medical condition, genetic information, or veteran or military status, as well as any other legally protected class of persons and acts, in accordance with applicable State and Federal laws.