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C.N.A. 1st Shift Baylor

Bethany Lutheran Home Council Bluffs, IA

Job Description



Job Title:  Baylor C.N.A.


Reports To:  Charge Nurse     

Status: Non-exempt


Shift:  6:00AM-6:30PM Every Friday, Saturday, & Sunday.  Work 36            hours, paid 40.

General Summary:

The purpose of this position is to assist the other nursing staff members in providing quality care to our residents.   This position offers direct care in a limited manner and assists in giving indirect care.  Resident care must be in accordance with federal, state and local standards, guidelines, regulations that govern Bethany Lutheran Home and as may be required by the Director of Nursing Supervisor to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times.


  • Must be certified within the State of Iowa or any reciprocating state, in good standing with no record of abuse.
  • Must be able to receive and act upon direction.
  • Must be able to maintain professional relationships with staff, residents and visitors.
  • Must be able to read and speak the English language in an understandable manner.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Take Blood Pressure, Pulse, Respiration and Temperatures as directed.
  • Provide and maintain drinking water in resident’s rooms.
  • Remove bed linens and make beds with clean linens.
  • Report any changes of condition in Residents immediately to supervisor on duty.
  • Transport residents that are in wheelchairs to meals, activities, etc.
  • Set up and deliver food trays to alert residents that feed themselves, assist residents that need fed.
  • Deliver snacks to residents and assist those who need assistance.
  • Follows direction of charge nurse.
  • Clean wheelchairs.
  • Assist residents with activities of daily living while utilizing nursing principles to   promote and maintain individual at their highest level of functioning.
  • Assist with proper care of residents’ clothing. This could include marking of clothing, removing soiled clothing from the room to the laundry area, rinsing out clothing in designated areas, hanging clothing in closet.
  • Participate in the Resident care planning process as assigned.
  • Conduct Resident rounds as assigned.
  • Reliable and punctual attendance is required.
  • Partners with environmental team to assure clean and safe workplace.
  • Participates in all safety and infection control programs.
  • Visit with residents and assist them outside for fresh air when appropriate.
  • Other duties as assigned or needed that do not include direct resident care that may include participating in PIP teams, QAPI program, safety committee or other various committees.
  • Must ensure your Relias training is completed in a timely manner to remain in Compliance with state regulations.
  • Assumes responsibility for personal and professional growth through attending meetings, training and education programs. If a meeting is missed employee has 30 days to make it up.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to move intermittently throughout the day.
  • Must be able to push, pull, move and/or lift a minimum of 50 lb. to a minimum of  3 ft.
  • Must be able to assist in the evacuation of residents in an emergency situation.
  • Must be able to kneel, stoop or bend to assist residents.
  • Must be able to grasp and reach

Job Details

Date Posted March 4, 2020
Date Closes May 31, 2020
Address 7 Elliott Street
Located In Council Bluffs, IA
Work At Bethany Lutheran Home
Department Nursing
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
6a-6:30p Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Work 36 hours, paid 40
Hours Work 36, paid 40. hours per week; 12 hour shifts, every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
Positions Available 4
SOC Category 31-1012.00 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants
Zipcode 51503
Name Robin Kelso
Address 7 Elliott St
City, State and Zip Council Bluffs, IA 51503
Phone 712328-9500
FAX 712328-2304

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Stylist
  • Holiday Party
  • Massage Therapy
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Achievement Awards
  • Bonus Plan

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