Nursing Assistant, Ramapo Ridge Psychiatric Hospital
Shift/Hours Full-time: 3 to 11 p.m. and 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. Part-time: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., 3 to 11 p.m., and 11 p.m. to 7 a.m.
Under the direction of the Registered Nurse, the Psychiatric Nursing Assistant (PNA) performs the activities related to the implementation of nursing care plans and the nursing standards, policies, and procedures. The PNA is responsible for contributing to the development, evaluation, and reassessment of care plans through observing and reporting changes in patient behavior and physical status. The PNA is also responsible for assisting in the maintenance of the safe and therapeutic environment of the unit. The individual is competent to care for patients in the following age groups: adult (ages 19 to 64) and geriatric (ages 65 +). Demonstrates an understanding of, and embraces, the mission statement of Christian Health Care Center.
Education: High school graduate or equivalent preferred.
Prior experience in a health-care facility. Experience in a psychiatric facility preferred.
Must possess listening skills; verbal and nonverbal. Contact If you are interested in this position, please contact Stephanie Schadel, Human Resources Recruiter, at (201) 848-5919 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 201-848-5279.