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Food and Nutrition Assistant - Luther Manor
7900 - GSS Sioux Falls Luther Manor
1500 West 38th Street
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Phone number blocked - click to apply
10.50 - 11.48
You bake, you mix, you mash, you pour your heart into the meals you serve. If the kitchen is your domain and you love serving others, then the Good Samaritan Society offers the opportunity to use your experience in a challenging but exciting position as a Food and Nutrition Assistant.
6am-2pm and 7am-2pm w/rotating weekends/holidays
What's in it for you:
- This position provides assistant to residents in a caring, safe and efficient manner.
- Assists with simple meal preparation and service.
- Assists residents with keeping home area and the general use areas clean and orderly.
- Reports any observed behavior changes to appropriate staff.
- Provides social interaction, conversation and activities that stimulate the mind. Meets clients' requests or assures that another staff meets those requests in a timely manner.
- Ability to work independently and problem solve with no direct patient care required.
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 advancement.
You're a good fit if:
You have a good work ethic, are a team player and have a compassionate nature. You should also know your way around a commercial kitchen and the tools needed to do your job.
What you'll do:
A typical day includes working as part of a team to prepare meals for residents, including those with multiple dietary restrictions. You'll serve snacks and supplements and connect with residents each day as you document nutritional intake. You'll also help with dining and kitchen cleanup, safety monitoring, and sanitary practices to avoid contamination. It's fast-paced work, but the time goes quickly.
You're qualified for this position if:
You meet all qualifications outlined below.
Throughout our organization, we aim to fulfill the most basic of human needs: to feel loved, valued and at peace. Are you ready to join our team?
Prior work experience may not be required to be hired into this job.
Ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities.
Basic ability to communicate and comprehend.
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying 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://www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits
*Referral Bonus is only available at the four Good Samaritan Society -Communities of Sioux Falls locations (SF Village, Prairie Creek, SF Center, Luther Manor). Name of current employee must be listed in the referral or reference sections of the application for either party to be eligible.
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://www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action
All qualified applicants will recieve consideration for employment without regard to gender, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or other protected status.
Outline Of Food Preparation