Querencia at Barton Creek Certified Nursing Aide , CNA 10p-6a in Skilled Nursing in Austin, Texas

Sensational only begins to describe Querencia, Austin's premier, resort-style retirement community. It's not about aging, it's about growing. No other Austin, Texas retirement community looks at senior living quite like Querencia. We replaced all the myths, preconceptions and conventional wisdom with a new concept in senior living. It's based on listening carefully and understanding the goals, dreams and full potential of each resident. Querencia is nestled in the scenic Texas Hill Country, in west Austin's Barton Creek neighborhood. Our life care community includes 167 Independent Living suites, 40 Assisted Living suites, 23 Assisted Living-Memory Support suites, and 42 Skilled Nursing/Long-term Care beds.

Benefits offered at Querencia:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA, and Short -term disability after 60 days for full time employees

  • Company Paid Life Insurance for full time employees

  • PTO- Paid Time Off- after 90 days up to 22 days a year for full time and part time employees

  • 401K with company match for full time and part time employees

  • Premium Holiday Pay (time and one half) for seven legal holidays if worked for all employees

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for all employees

We are looking for a full time CNA to fill the 10p-6a shift in Skilled Nursing.

Position Summary

Cares for residents in the health Center under direction of nursing and medical staff, by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The following duties are normal for this position. This list is not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.

  • Answers call lights to determine residents' needs.

  • Bathes, dresses, and undresses residents.

  • Serves and collects food trays and feeds residents requiring help.

  • Transports residents or assists residents to walk.

  • Drapes residents for examinations and treatments, and remains with residents to perform such duties as holding instruments and adjusting lights.

  • Turns and repositions bedfast residents, alone or with assistance, to prevent bedsores.

  • Changes bed linens, runs errands, directs visitors, and answers telephone.

  • Takes and records temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration rates, and food and fluid intake and output, as directed.

  • Cleans, sterilizes, stores, prepares, and issues dressing packs, treatment trays, and other supplies.

  • Dusts and cleans residents' rooms.

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Educational Requirements and Experience:

  • One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Nurse‚Äôs Aid certification in the appropriate state.