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Good Samaritan Society Nursing Assistant *Paid Training* in Canistota, South Dakota

Location: Good Samaritan Society Canistota
Address: 700 W Main St, Canistota, SD 57012-2005 USA
Employment Type: Full-Time
Shift: Night

Job Summary

We pay for training to become CNA certified!!

Get hired and become CNA certified! All hired uncertified nursing assistants are automatically enrolled into a free, 120 day CNA certification program as part of employment. All coursework is provided by the Sanford Health Nursing Assistant Training Program and lab/clinical times are provided through Good Samaritan Society and approved through the State of South Dakota.

  • This is a Full Time Nursing Assistant position between the hours of 515 p.m.-6 a.m. M-F and every other weekend with holidays as assigned

  • Need to become a CNA within 4 months of hire

  • Eligible for a shift differential

  • Team orientated environment and culture, with opportunities for growth

  • This Full Time position offers great benefits; Paid Holidays, PTO, 401k w/match, Health, Dental, Vision, and many more

  • We are now conducting virtual interviews to provide safety to our residents and staff members. Support your community and apply today!

Job Responsibilities

  • This position provides care to assigned residents in a caring, safe and efficient manner and is responsible to perform according to location standards, procedures and individualized resident care plans

  • Non-Direct Resident Care Helps residents with maintaining proper clothing and personal items; assists residents in maintaining proper and clean appearance

  • Assists residents by passing snacks and trays, pouring beverages as needed, and provides a positive dining experience.

  • Keeps residents' living areas pleasant and orderly

  • Maintains residents' privacy and confidentiality of personal information

  • Provides residents with opportunities for independence and choice consistent with their care plans

  • Observes and reports residents' conditions to appropriate staff

  • Documents all completed work and tests performed

  • Responds appropriately to residents' requests for help and maintains positive relationships with residents' friends and family members

  • Works with team members and other staff members in a helpful, respectful and courteous manner


  • No certification required

  • Ability to perform assigned tasks and meet requirements for in-services, training and meeting attendance; must be able to use the electronic medical record for documentation

  • Ability to complete an accredited nursing assistant training program approved by the location and the state within 4 months of hire

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//

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//

Req ID: req49329