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Certified Nursing Assistant or Aide (C.N.A.)

Comfort Keepers Council Bluffs, IA

Job Description

How would you like to go home each day with the amazing feeling that comes from helping the elderly maintain the lives they have built with as much independence as possible?

Tired of the non-stop chaos of facilities and hospitals?

Would you like to have time to get to know the seniors you care for and be able to work at their pace without rush and distractions?

Whether you need 15 hours a week or 40+ this is the position you have been waiting for!!!

We are looking for motivated CNA who can work:

  • Days (PT - 15 to 30 hours)
  • Evenings (FT & PT - 15 to 40+ hours),
  • Bellevue Area (Split Shift - 9a to 1p & 4p to 9p)
  • Bath Aide/Visit CNA (Will work several short shifts - with incentive pay!)
  • Weekends (All Shifts up to 12 hours)

***We offer shifts from 1 hour visits to 12 hours long (Incentive pay for 1 & 2 hour shifts PLUS Travel Time pay!!!).

Why Comfort Keepers?

  • Awesome Dementia Training and Certification Program
  • Convenient Care Health Membership Program (after 30 days)
  • Generous referral bonus
  • Rewarding Incentive and Recognition Programs
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Travel Pay when scheduled for multiple clients in a single day
  • Mileage reimbursement when personal vehicle is used on shift
  • Double time on holidays
  • On-going training and support (24/7 Office Support)
  • Gloves and supplies provided
  • User friendly internet based system gives you real time information on clients, schedules, and other communication in the palm of your hand.
  • Plus we do all of your CEU reporting to the state to make sure your CNA stays current and active!

Services Our Caregivers Provide:

  • Conversation and companionship
  • Meal preparation
  • Light housekeeping
  • Errand and transportation services
  • Grocery shopping
  • Respite and relief for family
  • Assistance with reminders
  • Grooming and dressing guidance
  • Laundry and linen washing
  • Recreational activities and crafts
  • Help maintain home safety and appropriate home emergency interventions
  • Bathing: bed, tub, shower
  • Hair care, shampoo, and routine skin care
  • Shaving (no straight edge razor)
  • Dressing and undressing
  • Oral hygiene and denture care
  • Incontinence Care
  • Assist with use of bedpan, urinal and commode
  • Empty urinary collection bag or ostomy bag
  • Transferring and positioning
  • Assist with mobility and ambulation
  • Feeding assistance
  • Nail Care (nail color only, no cutting or filing)

Position Requirements

  • 21 yrs of age or older
  • Safe, reliable automobile
  • Car insurance in your name (or listed as covered person)
  • Valid Drivers license
  • Ability to pass a background check
  • CNA certification

Job Details

Date Posted September 8, 2017
Date Closes October 8, 2017
Located In Council Bluffs, IA
Department Nursing
Function Provide In-Home Care for Very Special Clients
Job Type Part-time Employee
Hours Open hours per week; Length of shift may vary within time range.
SOC Category 31-1011.00 Home Health Aides
Zipcode 68134
Name Caire Barnett
Address 645 9th Avenue
City, State and Zip Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Phone 712-256-5800
FAX 402-991-9889

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Compressed Work Weeks
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Emergency Travel Assistance
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Flexible Hours
  • Health Club Membership
  • Remote Access
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Achievement Awards
  • Bonus Plan
  • Merit Increases
  • Productivity Rewards

This job requires the following skills

  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Patient Safety
  • Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
  • In-Home Caregiver
  • Nursing Assistant
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Compressed Work Weeks
  • Continuing Education Program
  • Emergency Travel Assistance
  • Employee Referral Program
  • And More ...