Kirsten Giddings

  • North Vernon, IN
Kirsten Giddings

Certified Nursing Assistant

Work History

Work History
Sep 2012 - Jul 2014

Intern

Southern Indiana Health Organization

I completed various projects that needed completed by particular deadlines. I also organized the office, and filled in for people who called in to work.

Jan 2014 - May 2014

Certified Nursing Assistant

Jennings Health Care

I did not particularly "work" for pay at this nursing home, but I completed my clinical hours there as part of my class with the Southeastern Career Center in Versailles, IN. I completed various certified nursing assistant work until I graduated high school and completed the program at Southeastern Career Center.

May 2011 - 2014

Concession Stand

Scipio Ball Park

I worked as a volunteer at the Scipio Ball Park to run the concession stand for the last three summers, because the park has a strict budget that cannot afford paid work. It was busy work that I enjoyed, while helping my hometown.

Sep 2013 - Dec 2013

Cashier

McDonald's (North Vernon, Indiana)

I worked as a cashier at McDonald's for a couple months, until I began my work as a certified nursing assistant at Jennings Health Care.

Education

Education
Jan 2014 - Present

Health Care Imaging Technician (X-ray Technician)

Ivy Tech of Madison

I am beginning my classes at Ivy Tech of Madison for my X-ray Tech degree.

Aug 2014 - Dec 2014

Pending

University of Indianapolis

I completed one semester at University of Indianapolis for a nursing degree, but I am newly-transferred to Ivy Tech of Madison.

Aug 2010 - May 2014

Core 40 High School Diploma

Jennings County High School

I graduated from Jennings County High School in May of 2014 and received a Core 40 diploma.

Aug 2013 - May 2014

Certified Nursing Assistant

Southeastern Career Center (Versailles, IN)

I went to SCC to attain my CNA, which I received on April 3, 2014. 

Skills

Skills

-Caring for dementia residents                                                                                                     -Caring for residents with mental ailments                                                                           -Helping residents with day-to-day tasks                                                                               -Infection Prevention/Control                                                                                                     -Using proper body mechanics                                                                                                     -Patience and Understanding

Certifications

Certifications
Aug 2013 - May 2014

Certified Nursing Assistant

Ivy Tech of Madison
I completed the classroom hour portion of my training at Southeastern Career Center, but the credits came from Ivy Tech of Madison.
2013 - 2014

HIPAA

I received my HIPAA certification through Southeastern Career Center in order to be qualified to begin my clinical hours in the nursing home for my CNA.

References

References

Myra Fishvogt (812)592-3571

I worked for Myra and her husband, Bruce Fishvogt, at the Scipio Ball Park for the last 3 summers. I ran the concession stand for them as a volunteer so they did not have to pay and lose money for the park.

Laura Adams (812)767-0573

Laura and I worked together cleaning and mowing lawns for various people throughout the last few years.