Works under the supervision of the Director of Adult Day Services and is responsible for performing tasks that support social physical and cognitive functioning of adults with impairments. Assists with activities of daily living vitals maintaining medical records/charts assisting with nutrition and activity implementation.
Riverside's Adult Day Center is centrally located in the Denbigh area of Newport News on the secure Warwick Forest campus. Our welcoming center and specially trained staff are equipped to serve all types of needs and specialize in serving adults suffering from memory impairment. The center is complete with a multi-purpose room, kitchen area and private space for quiet time.
Education: Have successfully completed a state board approved nursing assistant program which includes a competency evaluation acceptable-the board of nursing.
Experience: 6 months experience working with older or impaired adults preferred.
Licensure/Certification: Have never had a finding of abuse, neglect or misappropriation of patient property entered on the Nurse Aide Registry. CNA licensure required. CPR/BLS Health Care Provider required (within 60 days of hire). Standard First Aid certification required (within 60 days of hire).