Certified Nursing Assistant- Float Pool

Float Pool Pay: $15/ Hour

Full Time, 12 Hour Shifts, Flexible Schedule, Every Other Weekend Off

Available Shifts

Day Shift: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

About NHC Farragut’s Float Pool: Float Pool partners are required to work at NHC Farragut Healthcare, NHC Place Farragut Assisted Living, and NHC Farragut Cavette Hill. Orientation to all campuses must be completed before accepting a shift. Float Pool partners will work a pre-established schedule at the Float Pool Manager’s discretion.

Position Summary: Provides direct and indirect patient care activities under the direction of a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse. Assists patient with activities of daily living, provides for personal care, comforts and assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment for an assigned group of residents.

Licensure Requirement: Must be a certified nursing assistant with a valid Tennessee CNA license.

Experience Requirement: Two years of CNA experience in a skilled nursing facility or hospital are required.

About NHC Place Farragut: NHC Place, Farragut, an affiliate of National HealthCare Corporation (NHC) and East Tennessee’s premier assisted living and rehabilitation center, represents senior living at its finest. Our multi-dimensional facility offers luxury healthcare in a state-of-the-art center. The environment is elegant, yet friendly and comfortable. The staff is courteous, professional and attentive. NHC Place, Farragut, LLC is committed to providing quality care according to the activity level and health needs of each individual resident.

Certified Nursing Assistants participating in NHC Farragut’s Float Pool agree to work at NHC Farragut Healthcare, NHC Place Farragut Assisted Living, and NHC Farragut Cavette Hill. They will support the mission of NHC by exemplifying “The Better Way” through leadership and demeanor. As well as represent the center in a positive manner both in the medical community and in the community as a whole.

Prerequisites/Eligibility and Follow-up Requirements:

  • Graduate of an accredited nurse aide training course
  • Maintains a current unencumbered Certified Nursing Assistant license and can practice in the State of Tennessee
  • Experience: Two years of CNA experience in a skilled nursing facility or hospital required
  • All facility pre-employment requisites (i.e., background, references) must be met
  • Employee is responsible for completing all mandatory facility and Certified Nursing Assistant educational competency requirements
  • Orientation to all campuses must be completed before accepting a shift
  • Adhere to all facility and nursing department policies
  • Skills will be evaluated and/or assessed within 30 days of hire

Job Knowledge and Capabilities:

  • Provides direct and indirect patient care activities under the direction of a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse.
  • Assists patient with activities of daily living, provides for personal care, comforts and assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment for an assigned group of residents.
  • Takes and records temperature, pulse, respiration, weight, height, blood pressure and intake and output measurements.
  • Other Duties as Assigned

Scheduling and Other Staffing Issues:

  • NHC Farragut Float Pool partners are required to work at NHC Farragut Healthcare, NHC Place Farragut Assisted Living, and NHC Farragut Cavette Hill.
  • Must work a pre-established schedule