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    Summary

    **This announcement is open to all U.S. Citizens. Current VA employees should apply to the Internal Announcement: CAYT-10414010-19-KCN**

    Work Schedule: Multiple shifts available- Full Time, Part Time, Intermittent (PRN)
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
    Fair Labor Standards Act: Non-exempt
    Bargaining Unit Status: Covered

    Salary
    GS 3: $26,587 - 34,561
    GS 4: $29,847 - 38,798
    GS 5: $33,394 - 43,414

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    Responsibilities

    The duties and responsibilities of the Nursing Assistant - include but are not limited to the following:

    • Recognize and react to emergent patient/resident care situations and intervene while waiting for assistance.
    • Serve as a preceptor to new Nursing Assistant by assisting with the coordination of their orientation and overseeing/assessing their practical experience while in a clinical setting.
    • Performs/Assists patients with activities of daily living/personal care and routine and prescribed patient care, utilizing Medical Center resources, as indicated.
    • Complies with policies and procedures of the Medical Center and specific job related standard operating procedures.
    • Attends and completes training required for continuing education and mandatory training with established policy and procedures.
    • Assists with administration of care and treatments, assembles and operates equipment, and assists patients with special equipment according to level of education and training.
    • Maintains a clean environment, observes and practices Patient Care Service policy and procedure about infection control.
    • Communicates with patients and families in a courteous, professional manner and provides patient, family/significant others instruction within the incumbent's level of training and education.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    5

  • Job family (Series)

    0621 Nursing Assistant

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/523243000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.