Geriatric Nursing Assistant in Lutherville, MD at Lorien Health Services

Date Posted: 9/3/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Description

Are you a GNA with a passion for improving the lives of others? If so, join our team and be a part of an amazing community!  We are currently seeking respectful and compassionate staff members to join our team to provide direct patient care in a family focused environment.  Customer Service is of the highest importance.  Some of the things you will find at Lorien Health that you may not find elsewhere include teamwork, positive attitudes, and endless career opportunities from a company that enjoys promoting from within. If you are a licensed GNA in the state of Maryland let's talk!

Currently looking for full time  3pm-11pm & 11pm-7am GNA

As a Geriatric Nursing Assistant, you must have a kind, patient and empathetic personality as well as a commitment to providing patients with the best possible care. You must also be a team player with a strong work ethic and the willingness to pitch in and help wherever and whenever it is needed. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general public.

Specific duties of a Geriatric Nursing Assistant will include:

  • Providing residents with a positive and family-focused environment
  • Ensuring that all residents and staff are treated with kindness, dignity, and respect
  • Cleaning, bathing, and dressing residents
  • Distributing food trays and feeding residents
  • Documentation
  • Abiding by the Lorien Lifestyle and our Value Statement through all of your duties

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must have completed Maryland Board of Nursing GNA course and maintain certification by regulations
  • Current CPR certification
  • Ability to pass criminal background check and drug screen
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language
  • First aid certification, preferred
  • Computer proficiency a plus