NURSING ASSISTANT - HFA
Sentara Nursing Village-Norfolk is recruiting for a full time nursing assistant to work rotating shifts.
Provide basic patient care under direction of nursing staff. Perform duties such as feed, bathe, dress, groom, or move patients, or change linens. May transfer or transport patients.
Certificate - NURSING ASSISTANT - Experience in lieu of education: Yes OR
High School Grad or Equivalent
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
Preferred: Basic Life Support
Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below
In lieu of nursing assistant program, 1. Graduation from a Virginia Board of Nursing-approved educational curriculum from a Virginia Board of Nursing accredited institution for nursing assistant, geriatric assistant or home health aide. 2. Graduation from a personal care aide training program approved by the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services. 3. Graduation from a department-approved educational curriculum for nursing assistant, geriatric assistant or home health aide. The curriculum is provided by a hospital, nursing facility, or educational institution not approved by the Virginia Board of Nursing, e.g., out-of-state curriculum. 4. Successful completion of the State approved 40 hour direct care staff training provided by a licensed health care professional acting within the scope of the requirements of their profession. Must be at least 18 years of age. Ability to operate basic resident care equipment. Familiar with basic sanitation processes, food preparation and handling techniques. Be able to interact with residents, participants and staff in a professional manner. BLS required within 90 days of hire.