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Active Day CNA / Driver dual position in Florence, South Carolina

Certified Nursing Assistants are part of an interdisciplinary team focused on providing supportive and functional care in accordance with each members’ unique needs and care plan. CNAs assist members with activities at our day care centers, including personal and medical care, meals, and on- and off-site social activities. All team members are expected to lead by example - maintaining a positive attitude; being a thoughtful, supportive, productive and dependable co-worker; keeping our members safe; and always working to enhance the health and happiness of the people we serve and those who care for them.

Our Drivers are the first and last Active Day employee that our members interact with each day. Drivers operate and maintain mobility buses, providing safe, courteous on- and off-boarding assistance, and timely transport to and from our centers. Drivers escort members door-to-door in all weather conditions, provide transportation for field trips, take members to medical appointments, and run errands for the center. All team members are expected to lead by example by maintaining a positive attitude; being a thoughtful, supportive, productive and dependable coworker; keeping our members safe; and always working to enhance the health and happiness of the people we serve and those who care for them.

This role would require the employee to perform duties of both CNA and Driver roles when necessary based on business and member needs.

CNA

Assist members with activities of daily living and personal care as needed (e.g. arrival and departure, eating, ambulation, transferring, therapies, rest room assistance, etc.)

Through direct interaction and observation, assist interdisciplinary team in reviewing members’ behaviors and medical needs; provide timely and compassionate prescribed medical and physical care in accordance with daily goals.

Assist in the planning and facilitation of creative and diverse therapeutic recreational programs and encourage member participation.

Serve meals and snacks and clear tables; assist with feeding as needed.

Ensure the safety of members by monitoring activities, keeping a sanitary, clutter-free environment, and participating in safety training; actively contribute to creating and maintaining a clean, orderly, bright and welcoming center.

Maintain program areas, supplies, and equipment ensuring all are clean, disinfected, stocked, replenished and in good working order.

Communicate in a positive, courteous and professional manner with members and their families, co-workers, referral agencies, and the community at large.

Participate in staff meetings and in-service educational programs as requested; actively collaborate with cross-functional team, providing feedback and recommendations for enhancing the member experience and achieving the center’s overall goals and objectives.

Comply with company policies and procedures, safety, and regulatory requirements.

Other duties and responsibilities as changed or assigned at any time

Driver

Conduct daily vehicle inspections and follow prescribed maintenance and fueling schedule; confirm wheelchair lifts and tie down equipment are operating properly.

Notify supervisor of mechanical or safety concerns and report repair or service needs as they occur.

Maintain vehicle cleanliness.

Routinely exchange recommendations and insight with coworkers to ensure best practices for accommodating unique needs of members during on-boarding, off-boarding and transport.

Assist members with on- and off-boarding and with any special needs during transport.

Confirm members are securely fastened in vehicle and transport in a timely manner.

Maintain vehicle information, including route, mileage, fuel and service records.

Maintain and secure company property, including vehicle, phone and fuel cards.

Communicate in a positive, courteous and professional manner with members and their families, co-workers, referral agencies, and the community at large.

Deliver information to family members as requested.

Report issues, concerns or unusual occurrences to the lead driver, transportation coordinator or center director.

Comply with company policies and procedures, safety and regulatory laws and standards.

Assist transportation coordinator and/or center director in identifying and implementing operational efficiencies to enhance the member experience.

Other duties and responsibilities as changed or assigned at any time.

Expected Behaviors and Demonstrated Values

Protect the safety and health of our members above all else.

Act with integrity.

Be enthusiastic and provide support and encouragement.

Listen by opening your eyes, your ears, and your heart.

Take pride in your work and your workplace.

Treat members like family by showing them you care and you’re glad they’re here

  • High school diploma or equivalent and current CNA certification.

  • At least 21 years of age.

  • At least one-year full-time equivalent experience in a health care setting preferred.

  • Prior experience working with seniors and/or adults with special needs preferred.

  • Strong communication and engaging interpersonal skills.

  • Able to multi-task and manage time effectively.

  • Able to work a flexible schedule.

  • Able to bend, pull, push, squat, turn, transfer, and lift 50 pounds; able to stand for an extended period while providing physical assistance to members.

  • Successful results of background check, and where applicable, additional state-specific regulatory requirements.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Prior experience working as a driver preferred but not required.

  • Valid driver’s license and state/vehicle-specific driver credentials.

  • Able to push, pull, bend, turn, pivot, transfer and lift up to 50 pounds; able to routinely and repeatedly exit and enter the vehicle to assist members with on- and off-boarding.

  • Able to pass required physical exams including Department of Transportation (DOT) exam.

  • Knowledge of local geographic area preferred.

  • Where applicable, certifications such as CPR, First Aid, and Passenger Assisted Safety & Sensitivity (PASS) are required and will be facilitated as part of job training

External Company URL: https://www.activeday.com/

Street: 2120 Enterprise Drive

Post End Date: 5/20/2021

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