Flexible work opportunity! Gain hospital experience while in nursing school!
We have a nursing assistant, flex role available for current nursing students that has hours available to fit your school schedule with lower hours during the school year! Then picking up shifts during winter and summer break. Students can use this as an opportunity to gain hospital experience while in nursing school, and as an opportunity to network to help them land an RN job in the future!
The NA will gain experience working with a wide variety of patients working in our Float Pool under the direction of nursing personnel. Float Pool NAs at Fairview Ridges Hospital will support the medical, surgical, ICU, cardiac, oncology, orthopedics, spine, and post-partum units. Staffing assignments are determined on a per shift basis.
About this position:
This position will start by working 64 hours per pay period and adjust their hours as needed during the school year
8 hour shifts on rotating day/evening/night shift
Weekend rotation (F, S, S) may be required
Location: Burnsville, MN
The Nursing Assistant is responsible for assisting the professional nurse/caregiver in the delivery of patient care, transporting patient and/or equipment, setting up and maintaining patient rooms, and the reordering and stocking of supplies. The Nursing Assistant does not work autonomously but works under the direction of a professional nurse. The Nursing Assistant may be given a patient care assignment based on unit needs and the discretion of the manager/charge nurse. Performs other duties as assigned
Keywords: Certified Nursing Assistant, CNA, NA, PCA, Personal Care Attendant
Current certification on the Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry upon hire. This requirement does not need to be maintained throughout employment and is not required if subsequently transferring into another Nursing Assistant or Nursing Station Tech or Nursing Station Attendant position or Current enrollment in an RN program, and completion of one (1) semester of clinical rotation within the program
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification through American Red Cross or American Heart Association
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