Wisconsin Veterans Home at King

Certified Nursing Assistant -

Be a part of our mission to serve and honor the veterans who have chosen WVHK as their retirement home! $14.76 plus .80/hour add-on pay. $1000 sign-on bonus available to eligible employees who remain in the position for one year. Nursing Assistant employees at our facility perform objective-level work, providing direct and indirect nursing care, for geriatric, disabled and/or cognitively impaired clients at the Veterans Home. This care is designed to meet the therapeutic, preventative, restorative, spiritual, psychosocial, cognitive and rehabilitative needs of WVHK members. This position works as an integral part of the health care team under the limited supervision of a Nursing Supervisor and under the direction of licensed nursing staff.

Requirements of this Opportunity

A minimally-qualified applicant must be 16 years of age on or before the effective date of the appointment and have the following: •Current Certification as a Nursing Assistant in the State of Wisconsin and eligibility to work in a federally-certified nursing home as a Certified Nursing Assistant; and •Experience providing Basic Nursing Care; and •Experience with Interpersonal Communication; and •Experience with Medical Recordkeeping Special Notes: This position requires the ability to work in the conditions of the job (e.g., provide patients with assistance in mobility efforts; perform light housekeeping; maintain hygiene; use special safety equipment; wear protective clothing; lift, carry, push, pull, reach, sit, kneel, squat, stand and/or walk up to 75% of an 8-hour day; etc.). Due to the nature of the position, WDVA will conduct background checks on applicants prior to an offer of employment. Employment in this position is contingent upon passing a pre-employment physical and tuberculosis (TB) test.
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Student Expectations

  • Dress according to the standards of the particular site;
  • Call the site before the scheduled time if unable to attend on the appointed day;
  • Arrive at the site at the agreed upon time;
  • Follow all guidelines and policies of the site;
  • Complete any school assignments related to the job shadowing experience;
  • Complete all required paperwork (permission, medical authorizations, etc.).
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