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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Insight Memory Care Center
Fairfax-Fair Oaks, VA

Employment Type

Personal Care Assistant (CNA)
Insight Memory Care Center (IMCC) is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit whose mission is to provide specialized care, support and education for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and other memory impairments, their families, caregivers, and the community through our adult day health and resource center. Serving Northern Virginia since 1984, IMCC offers a spectrum of holistic care, education, and support, with a vision of a community where those affected by memory impairment can achieve the highest quality of life.

Insight Memory Care Center is searching for a candidate to fill the Personal Care Assistant (CNA)position. This position is a full-time non-exempt level position Monday through Friday. In addition, this position qualifies for health benefits, annual leave, and 401k. This position requires the candidate to possess a valid Commonwealth of Virginia Certified Nursing Assistant license.

The Personal Care Assistant (CNA) will be responsible for day to day activities of participants in groups and as individuals to help meet their psycho-social needs. Personal Care Assistant (CNA) will be responsible for helping to assess the group needs of the participants, help participants with completing ADL's while at the Center, specifically assuring that the participants have their toileting needs met. This position reports directly to the Program manager.

Desired Qualifications:
Equivalent combinations of education and experience that provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be evaluated on an individual basis.

High school diploma or GED. Staff who work with participants shall receive at least 24 hours of training no later than three weeks after starting employment; part-time staff shall receive the training no later than six weeks after employment.

1-2 years long-term care experience, gerontological experience including dementia population preferred; must have effective communication skills. Must be able to read, write, and speak the English language in an understandable manner. Certified Nursing Assistant required. Insight Memory Care Center is an equal opportunity employer.

If you are interested in applying for this position and meet the minimum requirements, please send your resume with cover letter and salary requirements to the attention of: Lisa Wright, Program Manager

Contact Info:
Lisa Wright

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