Nursing Assistant(6:30a-3p)/Memory Care/St.Catherine's Village
St. Catherine's Village is seeking a 6:30a - 3p, CNA for its memory care unit. Desired candidates must have compassion and understanding of the elderly; desire to work with elderly with chronic disabilities; cheerful, pleasant demeanor; comfortable in role of companion to resident. Ability to follow oral and/or written instructions is required. Must be able to lift, push, or transfer on a continuous basis. Experience working in a total care preferred (bath, feed..etc). Must be able to walk or stand for extended periods of time. Demonstrate ability to cope with the physical, mental and emotional duties of position. Respects residents' rights and individual dignity of residents. Certification and at least six (6) months of experience in Long Term Care is highly preferred. Experience with memory care patients highly preferred.
St. Catherine's Village offers a competitive salary and great benefit package!
About St. Catherine's Village:
St. Catherine's Village is a free standing, not-for-profit, all inclusive Continuing Care Retirement Community providing services to individuals over 62 years of age, of all faiths and races. As Mississippi's first retirement community offering the security of Life Care, St. Catherine's Village is also the first to earn accreditation by CARF-CCAC that signifies its exemplary standards of excellence in Mississippi. St. Catherine's Village is sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Springfield, Illinois. The Sisters, who have owned and operated St. Dominic Jackson Memorial Hospital since 1946, extended their healing ministry to the special needs of older adults with the creation of St. Catherine's Village in 1988. Please visit www.stcatherinesvillage.com for more information.