Georgia Employer CERTIFIED NURSE AIDE (C.N.A.) in Conyers, Georgia

JOB DESCRIPTION:Primary function is to provide personal care assistance and services to individual who are medically frail, elderly, disabled or have developmental disabilities who are unable to care for themselves in the activities of daily living. Personal care tasks may include, but not be limited to, bathing, toileting, grooming, shaving, oral hygiene, dressing, feeding assistance, changing linen, laundry, proper nutrition and meal preparation. Observing and reporting changes in the client's condition, assisting with scheduling medical appointments and arranging trips to the physician.SKILLS:Must be able to read, write, and comprehend English. Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions in English effectively. Must provide services to individuals in their home and demonstrate compassion and interest in the welfare of those who are elderly, disabled, medically fragile and have developmental disabilities* Must have current CPR and First Aid Certification* Must have a current TB Skin Test or Chest X-Ray* Must have a current physical* Ability to pass written competency test* Demonstrate practical competency in the following areas: 1. Understanding the needs of persons who are elderly 2. Meal preparation 3. Ambulation and transfer 4. Household or housekeeping tasks for the maintenance and cleanliness of individual's living areas, including laundry, changing linen, and trash disposal 5. Running errands that include grocery pick up, medication pick up and other medical related errandsTRANSPORTATION:Must have a valid driver's license and current auto insurance; have dependable transportation; must be willing to travel.Salary based on experience and verifiable references