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Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA
Title:Certified Nursing Assistant - CNA
ID:440000 3/2019
Department:Health Care Center
Deadline:Open until filled.
Recruitment ends at 4:30 p.m. :N/A
Job Type:Part time or on-call
Hours per week:Various positions available-40-16hrs/week
Salary Range:$13.90/hour starting salary
Do you enjoy working with elderly and those in need of physical rehabilitation? Portage County Health Care Center has openings for Certified Nursing Assistants. These positions assist in the care of our family; the people who have chosen to live in our home. We have a great opportunity to join the dedicated staff at Portage County!

Portage County offers a robust benefit package for permanent employees working at least 20 hours/week. Benefits include;

  • State of Wisconsin Retirement Plan (for positions 24hours/week or more) 

  • Health insurance- your choice of two health plans- (Health Savings Account associated with the High Deductible Health Plan with a County contribution)

  • Vacation

  • Paid holidays

  • Sick leave

  • Flexible spending account

  • Dental insurance

  • 457B Deferred Compensation Plan

    This is a brief description of the duties of this position:

    The Nurses Aide under the direction and supervision of the professional nurse, performs direct resident care, including the provision of personal care, assistance with activities of daily living, and the documentation and the reporting of those activities. The Nurses Aide upholds the philosophy of Portage County Health Care Center to provide rehabilitative service necessary for each resident to achieve a maximum level of functioning, the preservation of self worth and dignity.

These are the skills we are seeking:

Nurses Aide Certification required and recorded as current on the Wisconsin Nurse Aide registry.

Must meet state criminal background check requirements.

Must attend a minimum of 12 hours attendance of continuing education per year.

Prior Nurses Aide work experience highly desired.