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Franciscan Ministries Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA - AM shift 6:30am - 2:30pm in Chicago, Illinois

St. Joseph Village of Chicago, a part of Franciscan Ministries, is a faith based senior living community located in the Northwest side of Chicago. Our community provides a full continuum of care and services in a warm and friendly environment including: assisted living, memory support, rehabilitation and skilled nursing.

We currently seek a dedicated and passionate nurse assistant to serve as the Direct Care Partner - Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA to add to our growing team! Under the direct supervision of the Nurse, the C.N.A. will provide assistance with the activities of daily living, a safe environment, physical comfort and emotional and social support to the residents in both Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing units.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assist residents with activities of daily living

  • Answering call lights/pagers

  • Assist residents with leisure time programming which may include engaging residents in 1:1 interactions, leading small group activities and escorting residents

  • Charting and recording or resident’s temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure

  • Assist with dining: This may include assuring resident's attendance to meals, taking orders and serving resident meals, feeding, set up and break down of dining room, washing dishes and general upkeep of the pantry.

  • Assist with general upkeep of the area including but not limited to emptying resident and common area trash containers, cleaning surfaces, dusting ensuring area is neat, clean and presents a positive image for residents and guests

  • Reporting any physical and or behavioral changes in residents

Qualified candidates must possess the following:

  • Certification as nursing assistant in the state of Illinois

  • Current CPR certification

  • Ability to work weekends and holidays

  • Energetic, professional with exceptional interpersonal skills

  • Excellent communication & customer service skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Team player

  • Compassionate understanding of eldercare

We offer a full benefit package which includes:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance

  • 401(k) plan

  • Short term & long-term disability

  • Paid Time Off Plan

About Franciscan Ministries:

We believe that each of us is a story that is always unfolding, and our mission is to ensure that we celebrate every moment of this life. At Franciscan Ministries, we believe that to do this, each of us must come from a place of joy. Our vision of service at Franciscan Ministries is to provide excellent, person-centered care designed to help our residents experience the fullness of their lives wherever they find themselves on life’s journey. Key to our approach is associates with joyful, compassionate hearts, willing to pursue their purpose by sharing their gifts and skills with the residents entrusted to their care.

We believe in our associates and are committed to creating an environment that is supportive and nurturing of your career path. We offer competitive compensation and tuition reimbursement along with training, continuing education and wellness programs. DFWP/EOE/e-verify

Are you ready to write the next chapter of YOUR story? Please apply today!

Please Note:

Franciscan Ministries takes the health and safety of its employees, residents, patients, customers and their families very seriously. To that end, we have concluded that the best way to ensure the safety of these individuals is to mandate that all of our employees be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Therefore, when considering whether to apply for this position, please know that in order to become employed by Franciscan Ministries (if otherwise eligible), you must provide satisfactory proof, such as a vaccine card, that you are fully vaccinated for COVID-19. You will not be required to provide this proof unless and until you receive a formal job offer from Franciscan Ministries. Please also know that Franciscan Ministries will accept and review requests for accommodations for qualified individuals who cannot receive the COVID-19 vaccination because of a sincerely held religious belief or due to a medical issue.

ID: 2021-2809

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