Company: Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society
Location: Sioux Falls
Posted on: August 17, 2019
The Good Samaritan Society is seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse
(LPN) who is a highly motivated individual wanting to make a
difference in someones life. If competitive wage, paid mileage, and
flexible schedules sound interesting to you come join our team
The Good Samaritan Society is a not-for-profit organization that
has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors.
Here we have a commitment to quality care and service.
Show YOU care, join us today!
Location: 6150 - GSS Staffing Pool
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Employment Type: PRN (as needed)
Shift: Various Shifts Available
As a Licensed Practical Nurse, you have a strong desire to serve
others. In your role at the Good Samaritan Society, you will
provide resident care, document health needs and changes, assist
staff RNs and leadership, and communicate with residents and
families to provide a welcoming care experience.
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
- Competitive Wage
- Paid Mileage
- No Contracts
- Flexible Schedule
You're a good fit if: You bring a smile to work every day, are a
team player and have a compassionate nature.
What you'll do: A typical day will include overseeing routine care
for those we serve, working closely with a staff RN to administer
medications, and documenting each resident's daily care, movement
and hygiene. You'll listen when residents and their families have
questions or concerns, and be a champion when they experience
Your role also will include direct resident care at times, helping
residents with all necessary personal care. You'll help as needed
with transferring, re-positioning and walking using correct and
appropriate techniques and equipment.
Where will you be traveling to: You will be traveling to our
different long term care locations around South Dakota. Normal
travel would be within a 100 mile radius from your home
You're qualified for this position if: You meet all qualifications
Throughout our organization, we aim to fulfill the most basic of
human needs: to feel loved, valued and at peace. Join us by
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Prior work experience
in like or related position may be helpful. Licensure for state of
practice is required.
Knowledge and familiarity with the therapeutic effects and side
effects of all medications administered.
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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