Job Description

Join our growing network of dedicated and experienced certified nursing assistants (CNAs) finding high-paying per diem job opportunities in:
Sunnyvale
,
California
.

A nursing assistant working with Nursa provides basic care and helps patients with activities of daily living under the supervision of a licensed nurse. Nursing assistants work in a variety of nursing and residential care facilities, long-term care centers, assisted living facilities (ALFs), hospitals, home healthcare services, and more.

CNA Responsibilities:

Allowing for some variation in duties from one work setting to another, the following are typical responsibilities of CNAs:

  • Assist patients with activities of daily living, including bathing, toileting, dressing, feeding, and walking or exercising
  • Record vital signs, height, and weight 
  • Measure and record dietary intake and output
  • Observe or examine patients to detect symptoms that may require medical attention 
  • Document all care provided and refused and submit paperwork
  • Maintain patient confidentiality
  • Assist nurses or physicians in the operation of medical equipment or provision of care
  • Transport patients to treatment units, operating rooms, or other areas using wheelchairs, stretchers, or movable beds 
  • Clean and sanitize patients’ clothing, rooms, bathrooms, examination rooms, or other areas, maintaining safety standards and infection control procedures

CNA Qualifications:

Here are basic qualifications and important skills for nursing assistants working with Nursa:

  • Completing a nurse assistant course that meets state requirements
  • Passing the respective state’s competency exam and obtaining a certification or license—if applicable
  • Following oral and written instructions 
  • Working as part of a team 
  • Providing compassionate and reliable care
  • Communicating effectively within a team

CNA Benefits:

CNAs who find jobs with Nursa enjoy all of the following advantages:

  • Access to a wide range of per diem jobs and other short-term assignments
  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Fast and straightforward payments
  • User-friendly platform and downloadable app for easy job booking 
  • Flexible scheduling to accommodate all preferences and lifestyles
Get Started in Minutes:
Nursa enables certified nursing assistants (CNAs) to work when and where they want. Get started in three easy steps:
  • Set up an account
  • Upload your licenses/certifications
  • Request shifts

About Required CNA License:

Requirements to work as a nursing assistant can vary significantly from state to state. To become a certified nursing assistant (CNA), an individual generally has to obtain a high school diploma or equivalent and/or complete a state-approved CNA program. Other typical requirements include completing an application, paying required fees, and passing a nursing assistant competency examination. Each state also has particular requirements for maintaining a certification active and/or renewing certification.

About Location:

Celebrate living as a nursing professional in Sunnyvale, California where ample educational and networking opportunities exist. Take advantage of the state-of-the-art medical facilities and the ongoing professional development and clinical education events.

California is known as the Golden State. It is home to scenic coastlines, rolling mountains, metropolitan cities, and acres of vineyards. It is a great location for nurses to pick up extra per diem shifts due to the number of hospitals and facilities in need of temporary nursing staff.

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Choose multiple CNA shifts on your schedule

Nursa isn't just about finding a job; it's about crafting your ideal work schedule by selecting shifts. Once you create a Nursa profile, you will experience the convenience of scheduling shifts in real-time.
Certified Nursing Assistant CNA - Skilled Nursing $30.03 per hour
CNA
Skilled Nursing
Est. Total
$
240.24
Date
Jun 9, 2024
Time
14:00 - 22:00
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Certified Nursing Assistant CNA - Skilled Nursing $30.03 per hour
CNA
Skilled Nursing
Est. Total
$
240.24
Date
Jun 9, 2024
Time
06:00 - 14:00
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Certified Nursing Assistant CNA - Skilled Nursing $30.03 per hour
CNA
Skilled Nursing
Est. Total
$
240.24
Date
Jun 8, 2024
Time
14:00 - 22:00
View Shift
Certified Nursing Assistant CNA - Skilled Nursing $30.03 per hour
CNA
Skilled Nursing
Est. Total
$
240.24
Date
Jun 9, 2024
Time
22:00 - 06:00
View Shift
Certified Nursing Assistant CNA - Skilled Nursing $30.03 per hour
CNA
Skilled Nursing
Est. Total
$
240.24
Date
Jun 8, 2024
Time
14:00 - 22:00
View Shift
Certified Nursing Assistant CNA - Skilled Nursing $30.03 per hour
CNA
Skilled Nursing
Est. Total
$
240.24
Date
Jun 9, 2024
Time
14:00 - 22:00
View Shift

Although requirements vary from state to state, CNA candidates generally have to complete a state-approved training program and pass a nursing assistant competency examination.

RNs, LVNs, CNAs, and allied healthcare workers looking for new opportunities should take a look at PRN shifts in Sunnyvale, California! Sunnyvale is a vibrant and prosperous city in the heart of Silicon Valley, offering a variety of attractions, restaurants, and shopping. Healthcare personnel can find a wide range of PRN shifts in a variety of clinical settings, giving them the flexibility to choose when and where they work.

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California is among the highest-paying states for nursing professionals, but pay is not all. Learn what it's like to work as a nurse or nursing assistant in this state.

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License Type
Average Pay Per Hour
Pay Range Per Hour
$
25.78
$
-
$
Published Date
May 13, 2024
Valid Through
July 26, 2024
Type Of Shifts
Per Diem

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