Bay Cove Human Services CNA in Boston, Massachusetts
Ensure that the program participants' needs are met and communicated with program staff and treatment team according to regulations and prescribed need. Perform personal care functions for individuals with disabilities, including changing, toileting, feeding, and laundry. Use adaptive equipment and mechanical lift systems competently as per training and supervision to facilitate the movement and lifting of physically disabled individuals for personal care assistance. Train individuals to increase independent functioning in self-care and activities of daily living related to personal care, including personal hygiene, grooming, and eating. Report medical and health concerns to LPN, RNs and Program Directors and provide emergency interventions. Participate in the development and implementation Individual Service Plans as a member of the Residential Services team. Ability to operate accessible vans equipped with lifts. High School degree Certification as Nurse's Aide required. Two years of job experience in a training program working with this population and/or Associate Degree in human services related field preferred Ability to assist adult men and women of various ages with physical,intellectual, psychiatric and/or developmental disabilities. Ability to assist people with mobility impairments as needed. Ability to lift 50 pounds. Ability to take direction from supervising staff and complete assigned duties. Demonstrate proficiency with the use of electronic database, email, electronic record keeping and online training systems.