Next Step Health Care Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in Melrose, Massachusetts

Melrose Health Care is looking for compassionate and dedicated Nursing Assistant to join our compassionate team to continue providing resident-centered care to our wonderful residents.

Position Summary:

As a member of our nursing team, the Certified Nursing Assistant will work as part of a self-managed team directly responsible for providing high quality care to our residents while being a constant companion striving to protect, nurture and sustain the resident in a competent, caring and kind manner. In addition to providing high quality care, you are also responsible for resident safety and the delivery of all services and tasks under the resident care plan.


  • Determine resident's needs

  • Provides residents with personal care

  • Assists residents with grooming, bathing, oral hygiene and other care

  • Assists residents with going short distances around the building

  • Provides direct and indirect resident care services


  • Current State Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate (CNA)

  • Ability to stand, sit, walk, bend and squat for prolonged periods

  • Ability to push, pull objects and lift/carry up to 20 pounds unassisted on a frequent basis and up to 50 pounds or more with assistance on occasion

  • Ability to interact effectively with residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel, the general public and other staff members


  • Health and Dental insurance

  • PTO (Paid Time Off)

  • Paid Holidays

  • Life Insurance

  • Competitive pay