Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs Nursing Assistant Certified Walla Walla Evening Shift in Walla Walla, Washington

Lend direction to your residents as well as a caring attitude. Bring a smile and your vital knowledge to everyone, every day. Brighten prospects for patients and your career. Connect with your goals and change lives in accomplishing our mission of "Serving Those Who Served" with the Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs. If you are a Nursing Assistant Certified with a passion for excellence and compassionate care, we invite you to be a part of our team at our Walla Walla Veterans Home. This position works from 2:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. This recruitment may be used to fill multiple vacancies. As a reminder, candidates must be able to provide a list of three professional references with current phone numbers. The hiring manager reserves the right to review application materials after 7 days. It is in the best interest of the applicant to apply as soon as possible. Some of what you will be doing: The Nursing Assistant, under the supervision of the Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse, assists or supervises assigned residents with activities of daily living. The Nursing Assistant promotes resident-centered care and ensures that the veterans are treated with dignity and respect. Key Responsibilities: Assists residents with personal care and daily living activities such as bathing, personal grooming, dressing, and eating. Responsible for accurately obtaining and recording vital signs and other resident data, and collection of specimens for laboratory use. Observes, documents, and reports changes in resident's condition or behavior to supervisor and keeps licensed staff informed about any changes. Required Qualifications: Current and valid Washington State Nursing Assistant Certification. Current active status on OBRA. (Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act) Preferred Qualifications: Long term care experience