Providence Nursing Assistant - Registered in Olympia, Washington
Providence is calling a Nursing Assistant - Registered (NAR) (Long Term Care, Evening Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Act as an advocate for patients in maintaining choice, independence, privacy, dignity and security.
Functions as an integral part of the care team:
Is knowledgeable of each resident’s history, health status, strengths, needs and personal preferences.
Works with resident and interdisciplinary team to develop scheduling of daily care based on resident preferences, past history and lifestyle
Assists residents with personal hygiene and grooming needs according to resident choices, preferences, and the interdisciplinary care plan.
Assists in maintenance of a comfortable and safe environment
Identifies broken or damaged equipment or furniture and requests maintenance and repair.
Works with interdisciplinary team members in identifying need for assessment and implementation of assistive and safety devices
Balances concern for residents’ health and safety with their rights of choice and independence.
Understands and follows fire safety, disaster preparedness and emergency care policies and procedures. May participate in Safety Committee and Quality Project Teams.
Understands and follows Information Security and Privacy Standards policies and procedures.
Understands and follows infection control policies and procedures.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing Assistant - Registered with the state of Washington
Obtain Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC) licensure with the state of Washington within 120 days of hire
Listed on NAR OBRA registry within 120 days of hire
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification within 30 days of hire
Basic computer literacy, or ability to learn needed skills, to access required PH&S websites, educational tools, and other essential job information
Effective oral, reading, and writing skills in English language to assure safety, health and welfare of residents
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED)
Customer service background
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Mother Joseph Care Center in Olympia, Washington serves people of all ages and faiths. Our Transitional Care Unit is designed for patients coming out of the hospital who need skilled nursing care, end of life care, or rehabilitation for those recovering from surgery or who have a functional loss from illness, disease, or an accident. Our Long Term Care unit provides skilled nursing in a residential setting, addressing the needs of our residents through creating a sense of community and home in “neighborhoods” and providing a model of care that is resident-centered.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant
Req ID: 285133