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SC Department of Public Safety **Certified Nursing Assistant A&B/Human Services Assistant II/Float CNA A&B in Richland County, South Carolina

Job Responsibilities

This position is located within **Nursing Services located at 2200 Harden Street

Seeking Full-Time, flexible candidates willing to work twelve (12) hour shifts, across (float) the Department of Mental Health Inpatient Services Campuses. **

You will perform varied and special assignments in giving personal care to the residents. Works under supervision and established practices. Performs and assists residents with personal cleanliness and hygiene (ADL's). Feeds and assists residents with meals, snacks and supplements. Observes, reports and documents any changes in residents condition and/or behavior. Participates in restorative therapies according to care plan and individual needs. Participates in restorative therapies according to care plan and individual needs. Participates in Resident Care Conference.

Responsible for assisting in guiding and helping residents by working with them in groups and individually, by planning and conducting group meetings, encouraging communication, self-esteem and socialization. Conducts selective individual and group activities.

Minimum and Additional Requirements

State Requirement: There are no minimum training and experience requirements for this class.

Agency Requirement: CNA-A: High school diploma or GED with no experience. Must possess a SC Nurse Aide Certification for Long Term Care.

CNA-B: High school diploma or GED with (1) year experience. Must possess a SC Nurse Aide Certification for Long Term Care.

Note: If any Agency Requirements are listed above, applicants must also meet those requirements to be considered for the position. Salary may vary depending on experience.

Additional Comments

Physical Qualifications: Ability to lift up to fifty (50) pounds; ability to stand, walk, reach, pull, push, stoop, bend and climb at least two (2) or three (3) flights of stairs. Ability to tolerate noise level and circulate in patient areas for long periods. Must be able to work with repetitive unusual patient behaviors.

*Supplemental questions are considered part of your official application. Please complete the state application to include all current and previous work history and education. A resume may be attached, but not substituted for completing work history and education sections of the employment application. The employment application will be considered incomplete and not forwarded. *

The South Carolina Department of Mental Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Agency. We provide affirmative action and equal opportunity in employment for all qualified persons regardless of race, color, sex – including the basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, national origin, age, religion, or disability.

Salary: $18,593.00 - $34,402.00 Annually

Location: Richland County, SC

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Job Number: 101502

Closing: 12/30/2020 5:00 PM Eastern

Class Code: GA20

Position Number: 00000000

Normal Work Schedule: Other

Normal Work Schedule (Other): Normal work schedule will be discussed during interview.

Pay Band: Band 2

Opening Date: 03/20/2020

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer

Agency Specific Application Procedures: You must apply on-line at Follow the status of your application on-line.

Agency: State of South Carolina Department of Mental Health-Inpatient Services-Psychiatric Hospitals/Programs and Nursing Homes

Address: 220 Faison Drive Columbia, South Carolina, 29203

Phone: 803-935-6030