Certified Nursing Assist

at Resources For Human Development, Inc. in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Description/Job Summary

The mission of Resources for Human Development (RHD) is to provide caring, effective and innovative services that empower people of all abilities as they build better lives for themselves, their families and their communities. RHD’s multi-faceted programs serve people with a variety of challenges that include intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental and behavioral health. CNA position $15.00 hourly.

Full TIme

*$2000 Sign on bonus after 90 Days; Retention $2000 after 180 days (Part time is half/prorated)

Available Shifts:

Full Time:

Evening 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. (Benefits with Full time employment, medical, dental, vision, paid time off)

Part Time:

Day Shift Saturday and Sunday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm every other weekend

Overnight Shifts 12 A.M. to 8 A.M. week days and evenings

Evening Shifts 4:00 P.M. to 12:00 A.M. week nights and weekends.

Day Shift 7:00 A.M to 3:00 PM/ 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 PM


Direct Client Care

+ Administer all medications and prescribed therapies, safely, accurately, and uphold regulatory standards regarding medical issues.

+ Provide personal care, as needed, to assist individuals to maintain health and appropriate public appearance. This may include, but is not limited to, bathing, toileting tooth brushing, and other direct care responsibilities.

+ Engage in physical activity to meet the certification requirements of Crisis Prevention and Intervention training and consumer needs.

+ Implement supportive interventions at all times, especially in the moment of a crisis, such as episodes of self-injurious behaviors or aggression.

+ Physical lifting and transferring of consumers between sitting/standing/laying positions as required by the consumer’s ability level.

Client Engagement and Wellness

+ Accompany and support individuals during community integrated activities, initiate and develop meaningful and lasting interactions with other members of the community.

+ Provide services to the individuals, in whatever setting is necessary, including: their homes, community, hospitals, day programs, nursing homes, and family homes.

Administrative Duties

+ Assist the team to assess current skill levels and maintain awareness of environmental factors or issues and their impact on the person(s) served. Ensure that all areas in the home and surrounding property are clean, sanitary, safe, and well maintained by cleaning and maintaining the home daily.

+ Maintain safety in the home by reporting any physical site problems immediately.

+ Responsible for implementation and appropriate documentation of ISP outcomes (goals) as written in the individual’s ISP.

+ Perform duties associated with participation in Individual Support Plans and ensure that program planning is the primary focus within the home. Maintain staff supervision ratios, as written in ISP.

+ Other duties as assigned.

+ Maintain annual TB/PPD, LLAM Certification and First Aid/CPR (every 2 Years)

+ COVID Vaccine or COVID Test Weekly. years)

Required Experience

CNA Certification

Experience working in a group home for mental and behavioral health preferred

nursing home experience preferred

Required Education

High School Diploma or GED

CNA Certification

Required Qualifications

CNA certification

Valid Driver’s License

Program Summary

RHD-Jefferson Mental Health Group Home, an eight bed program, is seeking Part-time /PRN staff for its residential program in Newark, Delaware. The program provides comprehensive support for adults who are coming out of a psychiatric hospital setting. Services focus on skill building in illness management and community living, maximizing quality of life, and reducing the need for inpatient hospitalizations

Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, and veteran or disability status.

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Job Posting: JC220290991

Posted On: Aug 04, 2022

Updated On: Sep 05, 2022