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BrightStar Care Certified Nursing Assistant CNA in Harlingen, Texas

Position: Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)  Rate of Pay: $12.00-$14.00 per Hour (DOE) Department: State Supported Living Center (SSLC) Calling all CNAs in RGV area to come and join a home health care agency that is leading the industry in quality of care and "peace of mind". Hours and Days 8 hour shifts varies: * 1st shift – 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. * 2nd shift – 2 p.m. to 10pm * 3rd shift – 10pm to 6am * All shifts include weekends Job Summary The Nursing Assistant is a member of the home care team who works under the supervision of a registered nurse and performs various personal care services as necessary to meet the client’s needs. The nursing assistant is responsible for observing clients, reporting these observations and documenting observations and care performed. * Must be bilingual (English and Spanish) * The CNA performs entry level work in establishing and maintaining an environment that is therapeutic and developmental for persons with mental illness, mental retardation, chemical dependency, social and / or physical disorders in the Mental Health Units. * Performs direct patient care work helping those who are inpatient in their habilitation or rehabilitation efforts What We'll Love About You * High school diploma or GED * 6 months of direct work experience with people with intellectual disabilities and/or mental illness * Active certification as a CNA * Social Security Card * Driver's License * Certified CPR (American Heart Association or American Red Cross only) * TB results * Bilingual What You'll Love About Us * Weekly pay with direct deposit * Weekend and evening opportunities, in-home and facility based * Benefits for FT employees after 90 days