Providence Health & Services Resident Services Assistant/CNA - Assisted Living * Hiring Bonus* in Seattle, Washington
Providence is calling a Resident Services Assistant/Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (1.0 FTE, Evening Shift) to Assisted Living Department in Providence Mount St. Vincent in Seattle, Washington.
The Resident Services Assistant/CNA will work under the direction of the Care Coordinator, assist residents with personal needs as stated in the agreed upon service pan. Maintains accurate documentation, and observes and communicates changes in mental of physical status.
In this position, you will:
Assist residents with personal needs as stated in the agreed upon service plan, including but not limited to: Dressing, grooming, bathing, toileting/incontinence care, laundry, transferring, and meal escorts.
Practice and support a resident centered model of care giving in all interactions, providing respect and dignity in all care-giving tasks.
Help residents with medication self-administration by reminding and coaching and provides medication assistance as agreed upon in the service plan
Perform light housekeeping such as making beds and changing linens, emptying trash, dusting, vacuuming, pick up of clothing, and emergency clean-up.
Observe residents for changes in behavior and habits; report changes to appropriate staff member for additional assessment and follow-up
Take and record vital signs as requested: As needed, take blood pressure, pulse, temperature, weight, and perform appropriate follow-up
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED) equivalent
Certified Nursing Assistant or Certified Home Care Aide prior to employment. Non CNAs working in this job prior to January 6, 2012 are exempt from this requirement
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification or obtain within thirty (30) days of employment
Valid First Aid card upon hire or within thirty (30) days of employment
DSHS approved Dementia and Mental Health courses completed either prior to employment or within 90 days of employment
Experience with serving older adults in a care-giving role
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Community based experience
Six (6) Months experience with Dementia
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Mount St. Vincent is a vibrant, elegant and innovative living care community for primarily older adults that celebrates life, living and individual capability. We are West Seattle's largest employer with nearly 500 employees representing more than 27 countries of origin. "The Mount" is home to more than 400 people who need some type of assistance with daily living or are in need of 24-hour care. Programs offered include assisted living apartments, skilled nursing in specially designed neighborhoods, short-stay sub-acute care, an adult day program and the Intergenerational Learning Center for child care of infants and preschool age children.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Patient Services
Req ID: 318536