Eliot Community Human Services ACCS Certified Nursing Assistant in Littleton, Massachusetts
Eliot is a leader in the Behavioral Health realm and provides an integrated and comprehensive network of services to adults with psychiatric disabilities that are evidence based, provide rehabilitation and hope to those in services. Eliot is known for our innovative clinical approach, high quality clinical training and for having the most talented people in community behavioral health services.
Eliot is seeking an experienced Certified Nursing Assistant with outstanding direct care based skills, experience with mental health and nutrition. Our ideal candidate will be driven, with an interpersonal savvy that allows you to develop lasting relationships with the people we serve.
Perform personal care and health-related services on/to consumers including but not limited to bathing, grooming, and toileting.
Provide adjunct care by assisting nurse as instructed.
Provide assistance to consumers with maintaining all areas related to activities of daily living. This includes but is not limited to: personal hygiene, maintaining clean living environment, grocery shopping, managing finances, etc. Assist consumers with building skills in this area.
Perform housekeeping and shopping tasks as needed.
Provide interventions and support related to recovery and independence in all environments. Assist team members in providing support to consumers to achieve independence and rehabilitation.
Provide assistance to consumers related to transportation to daily activities, appointments, or as needed/directed by supervisor.
Be able to recognize and respond to symptoms of mental illness and/or emotional distress. Assist consumers with identifying and utilizing coping skills as needed
Schedule: Sun-Thurs 7-3P
Experience with population: Some Knowledge
Communication Skills: Intermediate
Administrative Tasks: Some Knowledge
Computer Software Skills: Intermediate
- High School or better
Licenses & Certifications
- Certified Nursing Asst
- 1 year: Experience working with adults with severe and persistent mental illness.