Certified Nursing Assistant
On a mission to improve quality care for individuals touched by dementia.
The Moments is the provider of exceptional Memory Care, uniquely designed to support individuals and their families in the greater Lakeville area. Located just south of the Twin Cities, The Moments Memory Care Community offers innovative design and architectural advancements providing a vibrant home-like atmosphere, combined with an unparalleled whole-care approach and person-centered programming. This is a compassion driven model specializing exclusively in outstanding Memory Care.
With this Certified Nursing position, you will be part of a comprehensive team providing care for the individuals who call this 32-suite beautiful community home. The responsibilities of this position will include playing a meaningful role in developing a culture dedicated to optimal healthcare practices and centered on each and every Resident’s well-being.
Certified Nursing Assistant Position Specifications:
This position is responsible for providing personal care and designated health-related services designed to maintain the resident’s physical and emotional well-being for those residents living at The Moments.
This position assists residents with tasks of daily living as indicated on the Service Agreement, the Medication Administration Record (MAR), and other services as delegated by the RN.
Must possess a sensitivity and aptitude for working with older adults.
Must possess a passion for serving people living with dementia.
Must be willing to obtain extensive dementia training.
Must be capable to prioritize and organize work effectively and efficiently.
Be able to encourage and/ or escort residents to participate in scheduled activity programs.
Lead both individual and group activity programs as assigned.
Socialize with residents and incorporate new ideas and resident suggestions into programming.
Possess skills to communicate effectively with residents, families, staff and other customers.
Possess the ability to read, write and comprehend simple instructions, correspondence and documentation, including medical terminology, in English.
Understand how to use and be responsible for an electronic mobile health records device while on duty.
Follow policy and procedure for medication administration when a resident is leaving the building.*
Understand standard precautions used for infection control and adhere to them.*
Assist residents with activities of daily living as indicated on their individual service agreement (including, but not limited to dressing, showering, grooming, toilet assistance and escorting).
Assist residents with daily room order and light housekeeping.
Assist residents with personal laundry duties, which may include ironing.
Maintain a clean and healthy environment.
Promote independence, not dependence, with residents offering choices and fostering self-help skills.
Be committed to a continual improvement, process-driven, best practices foundation, while building a team of exceptional care providers from the ground-up.
Commitment to a compassionate care philosophy emphasizing a whole person approach.
Excellent judgment and decision-making abilities and problem-solving skills.
Be punctual with a good attendance record.
Works to assure community is in compliance with federal, state and local standards and regulations.
Ability to work with a team to develop person-directed care and outstanding sensory and cognitive programming, in a culture of compassion, respect and dignity.
Must receive a “not disqualified” criminal background result from Department of Human Services and may not be on the OIG exclusions list.
Must be screened for TB.
Opportunity to be on the forefront of advancing memory care communities for individuals diagnosed with a form of Dementia and to better support their loved ones and families.
Offering an excellent wages and comprehensive benefits package. Providing a team oriented culture with emphasis on employee wellbeing, in a family-like setting.
16258 Kenyon Avenue
Lakeville, MN 55044
The job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee will also perform other reasonable related duties as assigned. Consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran’s status
Job Type: Full-time & Part-time positions
High School education and CNA
Experience in working with older adults.*
Memory Care experience valued.
Required license or certification:
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Lakeville Area Chamber of Commerce
19950 Dodd Boulevard, Suite 101
Lakeville, MN 55044