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Closing & Delays: All Bedford County Parks & Recreation activities/programs are cancelled for Tuesday, December 11, 2018. 

The Broadband Authority's Public Hearing, that was scheduled for Monday Dec. 10, (due to inclement weather) has been re-scheduled for Wednesday the Dec 12th at 6:30.
 
The meeting of the Board of Supervisors' scheduled for Mon Dec 10 at 7:00pm, with a work session at 5:00pm has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Dec 12th at 7:00pm with the work session at 5:00pm
 
The three public hearings as to zoning and subdivision text amendments, originally scheduled for Mon Dec 10 will be heard at the Board's next regularly scheduled meeting which will be on Monday, Jan 14th at 7:00pm.


Public Notice: Please take notice that the Chairman of the Bedford County Board of Supervisors has called a special meeting of the Board beginning at 8:15 am on Wednesday, December 12 and again on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at the Bedford Central Library, 321 North Bridge Street, Bedford, VA. 

The purpose of the meeting is to hold a closed session pursuant to Section 2.2-3711 (A) (1) as to the discussion, consideration, or interviews of prospective candidates for employment; assignment, appointment, promotion, performance, demotion, salaries, disciplining, or resignation of specific public officers, appointees, or employees of any public body; specifically, to conduct interviews for the County Administrator position.


Meeting Cancellations: 

  • Bedford County Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, December 18, 2018 has been cancelled
  • Bedford County Board of Zoning Appeals meeting for Wednesday, December 26, 2018 has been cancelled
Bedford County Broadband Authority is requesting public comments as to its submission grant

Bedford County Collection Center Holiday Hours 

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You may download the application form in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format. Print out the completed form and send it to us at the address below. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader  to read the file. Click HERE to download Acrobat Reader. It's free.


All paper applications can be mailed to: 

Attn: Department of Human Resources

122 East Main Street

Bedford, VA 24523


Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

  • Type:Full-Time & Part-Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:12.00/hour Actual salary is dependent on experience
  • Posted Date:08/02/2018

Title

C.N.A. (View Certified Nursing Assistant Job Description)

Department

Nursing Home

Location

1229 County Farm Rd Bedford, VA 24523

Hours

varies

Description

Responsible for performing a variety of duties related to health care, services, and Activities of Daily Living (ADL) which promote, enhance, and maintain resident health and independence. Complies with established policies and procedures. Work is performed under the regular supervision of a licensed LPN or RN and under the general direction of the Director of Nurses.

Requirements

Minimum Requirements Include:

  • Requires completion of an approved Nurse Aide training program and Nurse Aide Certification from the Virginia Board of Professions. CNA’s work within the scope of practice as defined by the Virginia Board of Health Professions.
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with all levels of residents, families, and staff.
  • Proficient in nursing assistant skills.
  • Heavy work requiring exertion of 100 pounds of force occasionally, up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
  • Work requires balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, and repetitive motions.
  • Vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word
  • hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken words levels
  • Visual acuity is required for depth perception, color, small parts, use of measuring devices, operation of machines, operation of equipment, determining the accuracy and thoroughness of work, and observing general surroundings and activities

    Preferred Experience includes:

  • Long term care experience preferred

Bedford County maintains a safe, drug-free workplace for its employees. Drug screening, driving record check,a criminal background check, and previous employer references are required for all positions as conditions of pre-employment.

EOE / ADA / Minorities / Females / Vets

Minimum Salary

$12.00 / hour Actual salary dependent on experience

Apply

Online: http://www.bedfordcountyva.gov/jobs

In Person: Bedford County Administration Building, 122 East Main Street, Suite 202, Bedford, VA 24523

Download Certified Nursing Assistant Job Description

Date Posted

8/2/2018

Deadline

Until position is filled

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 For jobs with the Department of Social Services, you must use a state application form.

 Internal Job applicants must use the Employee Transfers Policy.

Or you can call 586-7601 to ask for a form to be mailed to you. You can also pick up the form in person at the Bedford County Administration Building, 2nd Floor, 122 East Main Street, Bedford.