This is an exciting time to join Catholic Eldercare! We are
searching for dedicated Registered Nursing Assistants. In
this position, you provide personal care for our residents under
the supervision of our nursing staff. We are looking for
a compassionate and professional individual looking to make a
difference in the lives of others.
At Catholic Eldercare, we offer a range of benefits including
educational scholarship opportunities, health, dental, vision,
life, short-term disability and long-term disability insurance,
flexible spending account, retirement savings and great work/life
Job Duties Include:
Provides direct personal care services for residents according
to the resident’s respective plan of care.
Bathes and dresses residents, provides personal care in
toileting, combing hair, mouth and nail care, and provide lotion
rubs as required.
Takes and records vital signs, weights and intake and output as
instructed by the charge nurse.
Feeds infirm or ill residents, and assists others with their
meals, providing between meal nourishment when required.
Assists residents in transfers and walking, in a manner
consistent with established safety procedures.
Applies incontinence products as required.
Transports residents within the nursing home, insuring that the
transport is performed safely, promptly and in a manner consistent
with established safety procedure
Maintains clean or orderly physical environment for
Make beds, clean and straighten rooms and equipment daily as
required, and maintains a sanitary environment for residents at all
Able to communicate (read, write, speak) in English.
Maintains an awareness of the physical and emotional well being
of assigned residents and promptly report a changing status to the
nurse in charge as instructed.Reports all types of unusual
Answers devices for signaling nursing and nursing assistants
(using call lights or communicators) and deliver messages as
Demonstrates sensitivity to residents needs and maintain a
respectful manner.Uses patience and tact when communicating with
Catholic Eldercare is committed to recognition and effective
management of each resident’s pain and suffering. Every employee
(within the scope of their position) is responsible to seek relief
for any resident observed to be in pain (physical, spiritual or
otherwise) through therapeutic intervention (hand holding, physical
touch, acknowledgement of discomfort) and reporting the discomfort
to the appropriate staff.
Perform all duties in a manner that is consistent with quality
standards, infection control,and safety measures, which includes
using Standard Precautions, at all times.
Participate in in-service programs, mandatory training, and
attend meetings in the interest of improving skills, acquiring
knowledge, and meeting state and federal regulations.
Remain current on tuberculosis screening.
Work as a team member and adapt to changes in work assignments
to meet resident and/or staffing needs.
This position requires working every other weekend and
Performs other related duties as assigned.
State of Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry, with more than 6
months experience, preferred.
Ability to work independently and dependably to efficiently
deliver care to meet resident needs.
Ability to work with residents from diverse backgrounds.
Maintain continuing education credits as required.
Reading, writing and speaking in English is a requirement of