CNA Mentor - SF Village
Company: Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: August 15, 2019
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CNA Mentor - SF Village
Location: 7890 - GSS Sioux Falls Village
3901 S Marion Rd
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 57106-1799
Employment Type: Full-Time
Hourly: 15.00 - 21.50
Evenings (5 days/week, 2p-10p), full-time - No weekends!
- This position provides mentorship, guidance and support to new
and existing staff to assure they meet the high standards of care
and complete tasks while developing relationships, providing
quality customer service and meeting the needs of our residents in
a caring, safe and efficient manner; and is responsible to perform
according to location standards, procedures and individualized care
- CNA Mentor will receive start of shift report to pass onto CNA
trainee, as needed, Communicate with Nurse Manager on CNA trainee
progression, needs for improvements and/or educational
- Provides on-the-job training for new, rehired or existing CNA,
NA and RA employees.
- Creates a positive environment for training employees to learn.
A newly hired employee should be allowed a minimum of 5-10 shifts,
increasing the new employee's tasks as his/her progress and
- Brings new ideas to neighborhood nurse manager to help improve
care on neighborhoods.
- Assists with NCNA/CNA interviews, as needed.
- Attends monthly/quarterly meetings with other Mentors &
- May be required to train more than one student at a time
- Provides feedback to employees, assisting them to formulate
solutions to problems. Incorporates the restorative nursing
philosophy into the training and orientation of new staff.
- Is a role model and support staff for new hires, acts as
trainer, mentor and works with new employees; continually provide
ongoing and monitor the goal of reaching even higher
Completion of an accredited nursing assistant training program, the
GSS Advanced CNA skills course or the GSS Mentor training program
curriculum required. Prior certified nursing assistant work
experience is required to be hired into this job.
Ability to develop interpersonal relationships, foster teamwork and
assist staff with cultural and social integration. Skill in adult
learning styles techniques and incorporation of experience into
learning. Ability to be a role model and support to staff.
Developed advanced CNA skills through overview and completion of
the Advanced CNA skills course, including education on Culture of
caring, organizing work, residents rights and protections,
person-centered skills, restorative cares, infection control and
other selected clinical cares including vision and hearing,
nutrition, hydration, swallowing and oral care, skin care, aging
and special conditions and end of life care.
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:
*Referral Bonus is only available at the four Good Samaritan
Society -Communities of Sioux Falls locations (SF Village, Prairie
Creek, SF Center, Luther Manor). Name of current employee must be
listed in the referral or reference sections of the application for
either party to be eligible.
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:
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