Certified Nursing Assistant
Job Description Template

We seek a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) to join our team. As a CNA, you will provide high-quality care to our patients and assist them with daily activities. You will work under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and be an essential part of our healthcare team.

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Job Responsibilities

  • Assisting patients with personal care tasks, such as bathing, grooming, and dressing, while promoting independence and maintaining their dignity.
  • Monitoring patient’s vital signs and reporting any changes to the RN or LPN.
  • Recording patient information accurately in charts and reports.
  • Assisting with medical procedures, including administering medications and changing dressings.
  • Providing emotional support to patients and their families.
  • Collaborating with other healthcare professionals to provide the best possible care for our patients.
  • Assisting in preparing and serving meals, and helping patients with their nutritional needs.
  • Maintaining a clean and safe environment for patients, including making beds, cleaning rooms, and assisting with laundry.
  • Engaging in meaningful interactions with patients, offering emotional support and companionship to promote their well-being.
  • Participating in ongoing training and educational opportunities to stay current with best practices in nursing care.

Job Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent education.
  • Valid Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification in [state/region].
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Current CPR and First Aid certification.
  • Previous experience in healthcare is preferred but not required.
  • Strong commitment to providing compassionate care and support to residents.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a healthcare team.
  • Basic knowledge of medical terminology and procedures.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to maintain accurate records.
  • Physical ability to lift, push, and pull up to 50 pounds.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.


  • Empathy and compassion in dealing with residents and their families.
  • Patient-focused approach to care.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Empathy and compassion in dealing with residents and their families.
  • Patient-focused approach to care.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to adapt to a fast-paced healthcare environment.
  • Problem-solving skills and the ability to respond to unexpected situations.
  • Effective communication with residents, families, and colleagues.
  • Knowledge of infection control practices and safety protocols.
  • Ability to follow directions and adhere to policies and procedures.
  • Professionalism and ethical behavior in all interactions.
  • Attention to detail and strong observation skills.

Salary Range

We offer competitive salaries for our CNAs, with starting rates ranging from [insert salary range here] based on experience and qualifications.

Brand Voice

[Company Name] is a [industry] innovator dedicated to [brief description of what the company does]. With a passion for [key aspect of company purpose], we have been [brief company history or background]. Our mission is [insert mission statement]. 

We are guided by a set of core values, including [list core values, e.g., integrity, innovation, teamwork]. These principles drive every decision we make and every action we take.

Over the years, we have achieved [mention significant achievements and milestones, e.g., industry awards, record revenue growth]. These accomplishments reflect our company culture is built on a foundation of [describe the main characteristics of your company culture, e.g., collaboration, creativity, diversity].

Application Process

To apply for this CNA position, please submit your resume and cover letter to [contact information]. We will review all applications and contact qualified candidates for an interview. Thank you for your interest in joining our team!

[Insert Company Name] is an equal-opportunity employer, and we encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

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