Certified Nursing Assistant / Recreation Activities Aide

Providence Health & Services

Portland,OR  

2019-10-25 2019-11-24
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As the third largest not-for-profit health system in the U.S., we are committed to providing for the needs of our communities – especially for those who are poor and vulnerable – across Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington.

Our system includes more than 76,000 caregivers (all employees) serving in a range of ministries from birth to end of life, including acute care, physician clinics, long-term and assisted living, palliative and hospice care, home health, supportive housing and education.

We operate 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, 22 long-term care facilities, 19 hospice and home health programs and 693 supportive housing units in 14 locations. Our health plan serves our caregivers and other employer groups covering 436,000 members.



**Description:**

**Providence is calling a Certified Nursing Assistant / Recreation Activities Aide (0.5 FTE, Evenings) to Providence Center for Medically Fragile Children in Portland, OR.**

*****$1,500.00 Sign On Bonus for external hires*****

_We are seeking someone to join our team as Therapeutic Recreation Aide to aid in the recreational fulfillment for our young residents. In this position you will use your creative and playful side to brighten the our kid's days through activities, recreation and field trips.The successful candidate with not shy away from being energetic and silly._

**In this position, you will:**

+ Perform basic activity and life enrichment functions and other duties under the direction and supervision of the recreational activity manager.

+ Assist with aquatic recreation, sensory activities, and lead field trips by driving the center's van.

+ Performs all duties in a manner which promotes team concept, and reflects a quality of life concept, the Philosophy of Providence Child Center and the Sisters of Providence mission.

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**Qualifications:**

**Required qualifications for this position include:**

+ Current CNA I, obtaining CNA II certificate through the Oregon State Board of Nursing (OSBN) within 3 months of hire date

+ Valid Driver's License and driving record within Providence Health Services Driving Policy

+ Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Heathcare Provider

+ 18 years or older in order to use certain equipment with age restrictions

+ _**In Compliance with the Department of Human Services (DHS), a criminal background check is required for this position_

**Preferred qualifications for this position include:**

+ 1 year of experience with children in health care or recreational setting

**About Providence in Oregon**

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as **acknowledging** and **welcoming** each visitor, **introducing** ourselves and Providence, **addressing** people by name, **providing** the duration of estimated wait times and **updating** frequently if timelines change, **explaining** situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully **listening** to their concerns, and always **thanking** people for **trusting** Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

**We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details**

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

**Our Mission**

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.

**About Us**

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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.

**Schedule:** Part-time

**Shift:** Evening

**Job Category:** Certified Nursing Assistant

**Location:** Oregon-Portland

**Req ID:** 231742
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