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Nursing Assistant - FT Days

We Are Hiring

We are Hiring
Becoming a Nursing Assistant is a great choice for anyone that wants to have a steady career, and advancement possibilities for the future. At St. Vincent’s East, we have a fantastic manager and low turnover! Our associates have high morale and are fully engaged with each other and our patients.
 
Schedule:
12-hour day shift
7a – 7p
Three shifts per week and every third weekend.
 
Why join Ascension?
St. Vincent’s East is a 362-bed hospital located just 20 minutes from downtown Birmingham. Located in the suburbs, this campus has a beautiful view of the town and free and convenient parking.
  • Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO.  Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.  
  • Strength in our People: At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, and training. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace.
 
What you will do
 
The Orthopaedic Medical Surgical units at St. Vincent’s East have recently been completely remodeled. As a result, is a commonly full 18-bed unit that boasts state-of-the-art technology with well-designed efficiency. This team has also worked hard to accomplish a 50% reduction in pain meds needed by their patients and nurses spend 30% of their time delivering holistic bedside care! If you are looking for an environment that combines high touch with high tech, then St. Vincent’s East is just what you are looking for. 
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Aids with entry and exit of patients.
  • Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living.
  • Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff. Documents necessary records.
  • Responsible for keeping patient rooms clean and orderly as well as maintaining medical equipment.
 
Required Credentials:
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date.
Education:
  • High school diploma or GED required
Work Experience:
  • Previous experience is preferred
 
Equal Employment Opportunity 
As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
 
Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.                                         
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
 
E-Verify Statement
St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-verify link below for more information.  
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Job ID: 351973
Category: Nursing Support
Facility: ALBIR St Vincents East
Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
Location: Birmingham, AL

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