Lakewood Health System

Behavioral Health Care Staff - Full Time

Location
Staples, MN
Salary
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Posted
Oct 13, 2020
Ref
25683
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Full Time
Description

Lakewood Health System currently has an opening for a Full time Certified Nursing Assistant in Reflections, the acute geriatric behavioral health inpatient unit.

At Lakewood Health System our Mission is to provide quality, personalized healthcare for a lifetime.

We are currently seeking qualified, compassionate Behavioral Health Care Staff (BHS) to provide individualized person centered care, which includes but is not limited to: assisting with feeding, dressing, bathing, toileting, transferring patients, and conducting groups; all while maintaining their rights and dignity. This position also emphasizes utilizing behavioral approaches to encourage the patient to function at their highest level of ability.

This is a full time position working 64-80 hours per payroll period, 8 hour shifts, rotating shifts, every other weekend and rotating holidays.

We reward our team with a flexible time off plan; health and wellness benefits and more.

Qualifications

Behavioral Health Care Staff Skills and Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Certification showing successful completion of the State of MN approved Nursing Assistant Program test out.
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Great multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent bedside manner and patient centered approach
  • Ability to create a safe, clean, and effective environment by informing others and using good judgment.
  • Ability to complete group therapy with the patients, per RN delegation.
  • CNA licensure is not required upon hire for applicants with direct care experience, but CNA licensure must be obtained within six months of hire in order to continue employment.


  • Application Deadline: Open until filled

    Lakewood Health System is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer (Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans) and Equal Opportunity Provider. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability and protected veteran status. Lakewood Health System is deeply dedicated to diversity in the workplace.