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Avera LTC - NURSE ASSISTANT in Aberdeen, South Dakota

Avera St. Luke's Named Top 20 Rural Community Hospital* *

Avera Ranked 1st in Nation for Long-Term Care Resident Experience

Job Highlights:

  • Eligible for up to $1,000 sign on bonus.
  • Fulltime benefit-eligible position during the night shift.
  • Provide respectful, compassionate care at Avera Mother Joseph Long Term Care.

Job Duties:

  • Provide respectful care assisting the elderly. **
  • Perform appropriate transfers on assigned residents utilizing gait belts and other lifts, following guidelines outlined in the resident's plan of care.**
  • Assist the residents with all facets of daily living including dressing, grooming, toileting, eating, oral hygiene and personal hygiene.**
  • Report all changes in resident behavior or physical condition to charge nurse.**
  • Assist in all areas of daily activities around the facility.

Education and Experience:

  • Must be at least 18 years old; graduation from high school preferred or in the process of graduation. GED accepted. **
  • Completion of Nurse Assistant Training program, with subsequent passing grade on skills testing and manual testing to qualify for certification.**
  • Certification as Nurse Assistant required within four months of hire date.**
  • CPR preferred, not required.