Good Samaritan Society Universal Worker- Samaritan Houses in Brainerd, Minnesota
Location: Good Samaritan Society Woodland
Address: 100 Buffalo Hills Ln E, Brainerd, MN 56401-4554 USA
Compensation: Hourly $13.85-$14.56
Employment Type: Various Options Available
Shift: Various Shifts Available
Join our Brainerd Lakes Area with public access to over 460 lakes within 25 miles, and beautiful famous walking/bike trails.
Opportunities to learn, grow and advance your career in a collaborative healthcare setting.
Sign-on Bonus available!
Potential to become a certified nursing assistant Opportunity to gain leadership knowledge within the healthcare industry!
What's in it for you You will work in a faith-based organization with daily devotions and prayer before meetings (if you choose to participate). And you'll be part of a family, offering love and compassion to residents as part of a dedicated and diverse care team. Just ask our employees - it's what they love most about their role at the Society. That, and our opportunities for advancement.
You're a good fit if You bring a smile to work every day, have a good work ethic, are a team player and have a compassionate nature.
What you'll do
You'll help with the daily care needs of senior residents such as; dressing/maintaining proper clothing, bathing and oral hygiene.
This position provides resident care and services such as healthcare services, activities of daily living assistance and other duties, as assigned, in a caring, safe and efficient manner and is responsible to perform the following according to location standards and procedures.
Provides assistance with resident self- administration of medications all with proper training.
Follows procedures for documentation and medical emergencies.
Obtain vital signs accurately and reports changes in resident health status.
Promotes highest level of resident mobility, ensuring residents have access to their assistive devices to support mobility and assists with application and care of hearing aids, eyeglasses, and prostheses if appropriate and applicable.
Assists as necessary with housekeeping, laundry and dining duties.
Provides assistance with wellness or recreational programs and encouraging residents to participate.
Adheres to OSHA and CDC guidelines to minimize infections by following aseptic cleaning techniques, including those that apply to blood borne pathogens.
Demonstrates safe and proper techniques for chemical use, and follows SDS guidelines for any exposure. Keep chemicals secured in locked area as per policy.
18 years or older.
Basic ability to communicate and comprehend; ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities.
Must be able to speak read and write in English and be able to articulate clearly and audibly.
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action
Division: UNIVERSAL WORKER
Req ID: req29650