Join Our Team: Are you ready to change your life with a
rewarding career move ? Overview: Have you always been a caretaker
by nature? Do you feel personal gratification when helping others?
Consider a career in healthcare as a Support Aide.
Becoming a Support Aide can ultimately lead to Certification as
a Nursing Assistant (CNA). Choosing to become a CNA can provide its
own rewarding career or it can be a stepping stone to a clinical
pathway that leads to LPN and/or RN aspirations. Elderwood at
Hornell offers Tuition Assistance Programs, Benefits Package
(including 401K & Employer Matching) for those that
qualify, Referral Bonuses & WEEKLY PAY.
Apply to Elderwood at Hornell as a Support Aide and be accepted
into one of our Nurse Aide Training Programs. This allows you the
opportunity to get right into paid training, earning a living and
building your resume for a career in healthcare.
Support Aide Training Overview:
* Support Aide team members assist with ensuring the health and
well-being of our residents by providing resident-related support
services. Interest in entry into the 100 hour Nurse Aide Training
Program will be evaluated during this time for team members
* Transport residents or accompanies ambulatory residents as
assigned to various locations in the building including the dining
room, activity program areas, therapy or treatment areas. * Make
unoccupied resident beds, as assigned. * Assist in the Dining Room
with food service to residents, under the direction of licensed
therapy staff; duties include passing trays, cutting meat, opening
cartons or other containers. * Distribute supplemental nourishments
to residents who do not need to be fed, as directed. * Conduct
informal activities on the nursing unit when time permits, as
directed. * Supply fresh water in resident's rooms, as
directed. * Prepare bed and bedwear of resident's at hour
of sleep, as assigned. * Help keep general areas of the assigned
nursing unit neat and orderly, as directed. * Clean
resident's equipment (wheelchair/geri chair, bed, etc.), as
assigned. * Keep the rooms of residents orderly, as assigned. *
Notify therapist of any unusual incidents regarding residents.
* Sixteen (16) years of age required; high school diploma or
equivalent required. * Employment Certificate/Permit required for
16-17 years of age. * No findings or convictions of resident abuse,
mistreatment and misappropriation of property through any current
or previous licensing agency.
EOE Statement: WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants
and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated
without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color,
religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information,
military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or
any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status
unrelated to the performance of the work involved.