Location: 3860 - GSS Woodland
100 Buffalo Hills Ln E
Brainerd, Minnesota, 56401-4554
Employment Type: Full-Time
Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service.
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Are you looking to get into the nursingfield? Are you looking for a NEW, FUN, and REWARDING career where you canmake a difference in someone’s life? Consider working as a Universal Worker at the Good Samaritan Society – Woodland! You will have the opportunity every dayto touch people’s lives by providing compassion and care to our tenants livingin assisted living. We are located in the beautiful Brainerd Lakes Area withpublic access to over 460 lakes within 25 miles, and beautiful famouswalking/bike trails. You would be assisting residents in a very fun socialenvironment with the activities of daily living, healthcare services to includemedication assistance, and social activities.
The current shift we have available is the 10:45pm-6:45am.This position is full time and works 64 hours per bi-weekly pay period. Everyother weekend and holiday required. (Change depending on available shift)
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.
A high school education or higher education is not required to be hired into this job. A high school diploma or GED is required for administration of medication in some states– refer to state regulations. Prior work experience may not be required to be hired into this job.
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 full-time and part-time 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: