Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs)

August 22, 2022
Greater New Haven

Certified Nursing Assistants enjoy working directly with clients, helping them with personal hygiene, monitoring vital signs, administering medications, light housekeeping, transportation, and more. If you have a passion for helping others and a positive outlook, we would love to hear from you.

Caregiving responsibilities:

• Assist with bathing, toileting, dressing, grooming, and moving clients in and out of bed (if necessary)

• Monitor clients' oxygen levels and vital signs, administer medications prescribed by their physicians, dress sutures, and change wound bandages under the direction of a registered nurse or physician (if necessary)

• Prepare meals for the client so he or she can enjoy home-cooked foods

• Transport to appointments and errands, creating a sense of independence for the client

• Assist in light housekeeping and washing laundry

• Accompany client on walks

• Care for a beloved pet

• Maintain client’s comfort and safety

• Be a friend, a companion, and a source of comfort

Caregiver Requirements:

• CNA with the Connecticut State Nurse Aide Registry

• CPR certified

• Prefer our caregivers are vaccinated

• Tuberculosis (TB) test upon hire

• Hoyer lift experience (optional)

• Dementia training or experience (preferred)

• Background check, nationwide

• High school diploma

• Clean driving record and current driver’s license

• Must wear scrubs

• A positive and upbeat attitude!

Our Care Team Benefits:

• Competitive pay

• Flexible schedules (full-time and part-time)

• Paid training

• Clinical support and orientation with each client

• Weekly paychecks

Aides and Companions is an A+ accredited company by the Better Business Bureau (BBB).

HCA00807 (Registered with the CT Dept. of Consumer Affairs).

Thank you for your interest.