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Good Samaritan Society Nursing Assistant - Full Time - Long Term Care - Jackson in Jackson, Minnesota

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As one of the largest not-for-profit health systems in the United States, the Good Samaritan Society and Sanford Health invite you to join one of our 200 senior care locations. For over 100 years, we’ve been helping compassionate people fulfill their potential by recognizing and investing in them. Join our family of dedicated Certified Nursing Assistants in offering love, quality care, and service to seniors in an environment that helps you grow.

Facility: GSS MN Jackson Ctr
Location: Jackson, MN
Address: 601 West St, Jackson, MN 56143, USA
Shift: Varies
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 30.00
Starting Rate: 15.00

Department Details

Come join the team at Good Samaritan Society in Jackson and share God's love every day!

Good Samaritan Society was recently named by Forbes as one of America's BEST mid-size employers in 2022. Our Jackson location is set atop a ridge of rolling hills with a panoramic view of the Des Moines River Valley where employees enjoy not only paid time off, consistent scheduling, a variety of great benefits, and a supportive team committed to their success and well-being, but also a dedicated staff break room with vending machines, complimentary meals, sleepover accommodations during inclement weather, and a lot of laughter (because that's important too!).

Not to mention - we have a new facility mascot, Sammy the lab! He brings smiles to residents and staff alike.

This full time opening of day and evening shifts (6:00 am - 2:15 pm, and 2:00 pm -10:15 pm) includes:

  • Sign on Bonus!

  • 1.25/hr shift differentials after 6 pm and on weekends

  • Health, Dental and Vision insurance

  • Health Savings Account

  • Retirement plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Advancement Opportunities

The base salary of this position for Certified Nursing Assistants is $15.00/hour plus applicable experience credit, and additional night and weekend differential pay. Nursing Assistants who need to take the course to be certified (all paid training) begin at $13.50/hour. As well, sign-on bonuses are currently available for both CNAs and NAs.

Job Summary

We’re seeking caring and qualified CNAs to assist our residents by supporting their personal hygiene and daily living needs. As front line caregivers, our Certified Nursing Assistants continuously work with residents and their families to ensure their needs are met not only physically, but also mentally, socially, and spiritually. If you’d consider yourself to be patient, respectful, honest, empathetic, and you find joy in making a difference in someone’s life, consider joining our long-term care team.

If you want to take the next step in your CNA journey, we have tools and resources available to help you get certified as well as lay down a blueprint to help you advance in your nursing career. We pride ourselves in valuing you and helping you succeed in your goals throughout your career.

Responsibilities

  • Provide resident centered personal care including bathroom assistance, washing, dressing/undressing, obtaining vital signs, and social support

  • Assist residents in transferring, repositioning and walking using correct transfer techniques and equipment

  • Deliver a positive dining experience and assist residents with meals, snacks and supplements

  • Document resident care and behavior

  • Handle and dispose of linens, soiled clothing or supplies properly

Qualifications

  • High school graduate or general equivalency diploma (GED) preferred, but not required.

  • Minimum age of 16. Prior clinical or nursing assistant experience in long-term care preferred.

  • Required Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification with the State Board of Nursing, or state certified CNA within four months of date into the position by being enrolled in a training program or in the process of obtaining certification through Endorsement. CNA training and certification provided by facility!

  • Satisfactorily completes yearly department specific competency testing and maintains a record of continuing education credits for each year. A minimum of 12 hours continuing education are required annually. Maintains all department specific required certifications.

Benefits

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordcareers.com/benefits .

The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Req Number: R-0100985
Job Function: Nursing
Featured: No