CNA - Per Diem - Connors House Bonus

Boston, MA, USA Req #1390
Tuesday, September 27, 2022

CNA / Direct Care Professional (Per Diem)

Ready to make a difference? Come join our collaborative team of dedicated healthcare professionals where you can change lives! Bay Cove Developmental Services is seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant who is passionate and caring to be a part of our team and partner with individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities living in a beautiful Revere group home of six individuals. It’s a positive work environment where you will enjoy being a part of a valued team. Start changing lives at Bay Cove today!

Salary: $16.25 / hour

Sign on Bonus: $750 for every 200 hours worked, up to a total of $3,000

Ideal Candidate:

Possesses current CNA certification. Someone who is positive, and passionate about working with individuals with disabilities. Someone who is professional and a dedicated team player. Someone who possesses great communication skills, and basic documentation skills. Experience with developmental disabilities is preferred but not required.

Mission Statement:

Bay Cove Human Services partners with people to overcome challenges and realize personal potential.


Job Summary:

  • The CNA provides specialized direct care services for assigned individuals.


Supervisory Responsibilities: None.


Essential Functions of Position:

  • Work cooperatively with staff and program participants as assigned to implement objectives and therapeutic activities that support Individual Service Plan goals.

  • Ensure that the program participants’ needs are met and communicated with program staff and treatment team according to regulations and prescribed need.

  • Coordinate personal care schedule for program staff to meet all the needs of the program.

  • Utilize training in personal care needs to engage individuals.

  • Perform personal care functions for individuals with disabilities, including changing, toileting, feeding, and laundry.

  • Demonstrate proficiency with the use of electronic databases, email, electronic record keeping and online training systems.

  • Use adaptive equipment and mechanical lift systems competently as per training and supervision to facilitate the movement and lifting of physically disabled individuals for personal care assistance.

  • Train individuals to increase independent functioning in self-care and activities of daily living related to personal care, including personal hygiene, grooming, and eating.

  • Provide required documentation for individuals’ activities for each day.

  • Report medical and health concerns to LPN, RNs and Program Directors and provide emergency interventions.

  • Participate in the development and implementation of Individual's Service Plans as a member of the Residential Services team.

  • Attend staff meetings, treatment team meetings, in-service trainings, conferences and seminars as required to develop skills and information for program operation.

  • Ability to operate accessible vans equipped with lifts.

  • Deliver all services to all program individuals at all times with respect and dignity in accordance with human rights training, DDS regulations for human rights, and Bay Cove standards.

  • Other duties as assigned by the R.N., L.P.N., or Program Director.

Qualifications:

  • High School degree.

  • Two years of job experience in a training program working with this population and/or Associate Degree in human services related field preferred but not required.

  • Certification as Nurse’s Aide required.

  • Maintain required training certifications including C.N.A., C.P.R., First Aid and M.A.P.

  • Maintain a valid driver’s license.

  • A COVID-19 vaccination is a requirement of the position. One COVID-19 shot is acceptable,contingent on the individual receiving the second shot within the allotted time frame.

Personal Characteristics:

  • Ability to assist adult men and women of various ages with physical, intellectual, psychiatric and/or developmental disabilities.

  • Ability to assist people with mobility impairments as needed.

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds.

Mission Traits:

  • Utilizes a flexible and responsible work style that meets evolving needs of the agency.

  • Works with integrity and respects the dignity and value of all individuals.

  • Exhibits mission through job knowledge, pride in work role, and advocacy.

  • Promotes diversity and inclusion of all individuals.

  • Works in a collaborative, compassionate manner with stakeholder/partners.


Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Boston, MA, USA