Direct Support Professional / Certified Nursing Assistant, PRN,Various Shifts, Santa Rosa, Ca
Location: Santa Rosa
Posted on: May 14, 2020
Direct Support Professional / Certified Nursing Assistant,
PRN,Various Shifts, Santa Rosa, Ca (6748)
Alderbrook Lane, Santa Rosa, California 95405
Job Description:Elwyn California is currently seeking Certified
Nursing Assistants or DSPs who provide high quality and
compassionate care to join our residential group homes teams in the
Santa Rosa, CA area. This is a non-exempt level position reporting
to the Program Administrator.
Certified Nursing Assistants or DSP's Core Duties include:
- The Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) or Direct Support Professional
(DSP) will assists clients with personal care activities,
nutritional needs, and restorative function. The CNA or DSP will
perform assigned medical tasks, provide client transportation, and
assist with leisure activities. Emphasis will be placed on active
treatment goals and achievement of the highest level of client
function. CNAs or a DSPs will be responsible for adherence to
clinical standards of care and organizational policies and
procedures. Act in accordance with the law and program policies
"Mandated Reporter" (SOC 341).
- High School diploma or GED required
- Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) preferred
- Direct Support Professional (DSP) preferred
- Must have at least one year experience working in a program
serving persons with developmental disabilities.
- Ability to work in a variety of environments and
- Ability to work weekend shifts Hours of operation is 24-7;
AM-shift, PM-shift, and NOC-shift.
- Potential exposure to communicable diseases, blood-borne
pathogens, medicinal preparations, and other conditions common to a
clinical nursing environment.
- Interaction with consumers who display aggressive and/or
- Valid California driver license
- Successful completion of pre-employment physical and drug
screen, including current TB
- Successful completion of DOJ and FBI background check
- Successful completion of all training as required by applicable
regulations, including, but not limited to, DSP1 and DSP2.
Who We Are
Elwyn California, is a subsidiary of Elwyn, a premier non-profit
human services organization dedicated to serving children and
adults with special needs. Elwyn was founded in 1852, providing
innovative services for people with developmental disabilities
since its inception.
We believe that all people deserve an opportunity to build
meaningful, independent lives. Individuals and families find
support through Elwyn California programs to learn, work, and live
as they choose and as independently as possible.
Elwyn California Mission Statement: Maximizing potential through
personal commitment, collective talents and innovation, Elwyn
California supports individuals with diverse challenges in shaping
distinctive, meaningful lives.
Elwyn California Vision Statement: Through partnerships with
families, communities and government, Elwyn California will be the
provider of choice for people with diverse challenges.
Who We Serve
Elwyn California Residential Programs: Elwyn California provides
care for people with Developmental Disabilities and skilled nursing
needs via a sophisticated, state of the art, alternative model of
care. People live in single family homes, with individual bedrooms
and all the typical "home-like" amenities, as opposed to having to
live in larger congregate hospital-like settings.
Likewise, our employees enjoy a smaller, more personal and
home-like working environment, as well as the opportunity to
provide a very high level of quality care based upon the smaller
number of residents (typically 4-5 per home) and the high staff to
What We Offer
We value our employees and offer a comprehensive benefits package
- Medical, Dental, Vision
- Generous PTO plan including holidays, personal, and sick
- Employer paid life insurance plan
- Retirement Plan (403b)
- Flexible Spending Accounts for healthcare, child care and
- Appreciation events, and more
Equal Opportunity Employer
Elwyn California is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected
veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Elwyn California offers medical, dental, vision, life insurance,
and a 403b retirement plan. Other benefits include, paid sick time,
paid vacation time, paid personal holidays, and paid legal
Alderbrook Lane, Santa Rosa, California 95405
Area of Interest:
Behavorial Health, Crisis, Direct Care, Healthcare Services,
Nursing, Autism Services
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