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Good Samaritan Society Resident Assistant - PT in West Union, Iowa

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Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided over 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a Christian environment.

Facility: GSS IA West Union Cedar
Location: West Union, IA
Address: 111 Lilac Ave, West Union, IA 52175, USA
Job Schedule: Part time
Weekly Hours: 16.00
Salary Range: $12.50 - $17.00

Department Details

Hours are flexible! Come join our Cedar Court team today!!

This position has the ability to be full-time as a dual role that includes duties as a Housekeeping Assistant at the skilled facility.

The Good Samaritan Society in West Union, IA is a small facility with a big heart! Our staff is compassionate and dedicated to the residents. We are a family. The Good Samaritan Society is proud to be one of the largest non-profit providers of senior services in the US.

What makes us special is why we are committed to doing this work. Since our founding in 1922, we've been driven by our mission and beliefs. We believe everyone deserves to be treated with respect, dignity, and compassion.

Job Summary

Provides care to assigned residents in a caring, safe and efficient manner and is responsible to perform according to location standards, procedures and individualized resident care plans.

Dependent on the location, participates in structured training sessions to acquire skills to obtain certification to provide a higher level of resident care. Assists residents in maintaining proper and clean appearance. Assists residents with bathing and maintaining cleanliness of all body areas. Helps residents with toileting needs. Helps residents with dressing and undressing and maintaining proper clothing. Assists residents in transferring, repositioning and walking.

Assists with preparing and serving nutritious, appealing meals and snacks to residents following orders, standards and regulations. Folds, hangs and distributes clean linens and personal clothing. Prepares and launders soiled linen / clothing. Cleans residents' rooms and bathrooms, work areas and other public areas. Takes part in community involvement in location and works with volunteers.

If offered by the location, participates in classroom training and skills lab to learn proper skills and processes to provide cares and assistance to residents. Training includes both demonstration and cognition of duties of a Certified Nursing Aide, within a simulated resident care environment. At completion of the training program, participant will be prepared to sit for the state knowledge and skills exams for purposes of obtaining the Certified Nursing Aide (CNA) designation.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

If working at a facility in which a lift is utilized to move residents, must meet the minimum state age requirement.

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-0109204
Job Function: Nursing
Featured: No