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Nursing Assistant - Full Time Days - Care Center

Knute Nelson
Alexandria, Minnesota
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Schedule: Full-Time | 64 hours per pay period | 6:30 am-3:00 pm | Includes every other weekend and holiday
Create your best self as a Nursing Assistant
In this role, you will play an essential part in providing personalized care, support and companionship to our residents, ensuring their physical and emotional well-being are nurtured every day. Join us, we'd love to support you in your work journey.

|What You Can Experience| This could be the start of something wonderful.Thriving Culture: One team approach, opportunities for fun, company get-togethers Values: Christian Heritage, Valuing People, Customer-Focused Excellence, Community Engagement, Stewardship Onboarding Support: Intentional check-ins with team, clear role expectations, comprehensive skills training, continual educationBenefits Above & Beyond: Generous paid leave, scholarships, free wellness center access, volunteer time off, and more

|What You’ll Do| Imagine loving your job; dreams do come true.Cares: As a Nursing Assistant, you will provide hands-on care to the resident, assisting with Activities of Daily Living (ADL) as part of their Plan of Care. This includes dressing, grooming, meals, mouth care, toileting, bathing, walking and other transferring techniques. Observe changes in resident and carry out simple treatment procedures while working with the Charge Nurse. Take and record vital signs (blood pressure, temperature, pulse and respiration). Encourage socialization through activities and resident interaction. Talk with and listen to resident during cares and offer support and comfort to resident who is dying and their family.Collaborate: Work closely with the activities department, volunteers, housekeeping, and all other departments. Experience frequent contact and communication with staff, residents, family members and visitors. Work closely as one team to live out our mission. Core Skills: Teamwork | Exceptional customer service | Interpersonal effectiveness | Critical thinking | Enriching lives

|You’d be a great fit if …| You got this.
  • ­You love caring for others and want to help our residents achieve “their best day” while providing high quality care (physical, mental, emotional, social and spiritual). You have an active CNA certification on the Minnesota Nursing Assistant Registry¬
  • ­A great day at work consists of caring for others and wanting to help our residents achieve “their best day” while providing high quality care (physical, mental, emotional, social and spiritual).
  • You have 12 hours of continuing education annually
|Are you excited about this role and want to be a part of a great team?|We hope so! Our commitment to you is to experience team collaboration, flexibility, opportunities for growth, amazing perks and a culture where you are supported. If you are interested, we encourage you to apply to our Nursing Assistant openings.Check out our careers page to learn more and to submit your application.


Why work at Knute Nelson?

  • Positive, respectful culture. At Knute Nelson,
    a positive, respectful culture is the norm. It shows
    in the high-quality care we give our patients and
    residents. And how we treat each other.
  • Generous benefits. In addition to competitive
    compensation, we offer a cost-effective benefits
    package, flexible schedules, memberships to
    the Alexandria YMCA and the Nelson Wellness
    Centers at Grand Arbor and Nelson Gables, and
  • Your professional growth. It’s as important
    to us as it is to you. That’s why we provided
    $145,000 in scholarships to employees in 2018.
  • Make a difference every day.

Our mission is to enrich the lives of everyone we serve.

Explore your opportunities and apply


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