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nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a
commitment to quality care and service in a Christian
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Facility: GSS FL Kissimmee
Location: Kissimmee, FL
Address: 1543 Aldersgate Dr, Kissimmee, FL
Shift: 8 Hours - Varied Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40.00
Use of Golf Course and Wellness Center
Strives to improves the quality of life for the
patients/residents by providing appropriate, meaningful activities
and interventions on a one-on-one and/or group basis. Administers
the monthly activity calendar. Regularly elicits patients/residents
input into activity planning and keeps activities well organized
and upbeat, following all state required activities such as music,
craft and spiritual activities. Partakes in activities appropriate
for the patient/department and residents in order to support and
ensure functioning at an optimal level while also maintaining
dignity and identity. Assists with simple nursing procedures and
transporting patients/residents to and from rooms. Assists with
Minimum Data Set's (MDS's) documentation. Displays creativity and
resourcefulness. Demonstrates the ability to follow written and
verbal instructions while working under close supervision. Exhibits
excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrates leadership abilities to develop and motivate
people. Possesses the ability to work with strong willed
patients/residents and/or behavioral issues. Maintains strong
critical thinking skills and problem solving skills. Prioritizes
responsibilities while working autonomously. Plans and oversees the
utilization of resources and designs of work processes.
High school graduate or equivalent preferred.
Experience in social services or creative activities are
preferred. Experience in geriatrics preferred. Knowledge of working
with a wide variety of resident demographics.
Depending on location, all new employees will attend CPR
training, and must be certified within six months of hire. Obtains
and subsequently maintains required department specific
competencies and certifications.
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package
for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on
eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental
insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement
plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To
review your benefit eligibility, visit
The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer
M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and
would like to request an accommodation for help with your online
application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to
The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An
accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment
background screening as a condition of employment.
Job Function: Sports Medicine and Wellness
Req Number: R-56743