Housekeeping- PT Days
Location: 2910 - GSS Ellsworth Village
1156 Hwy 14
Ellsworth, Kansas, 67439-9700
Employment Type: Part-Time
Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care.
Easy Application Process - Mobile Device Friendly
This Housekeeping- PT Days position works 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., four days a week, including every other weekend.
Why work for the Good Samaritan Society?
The Good Samaritan Society is the nation's largest non-profit senior care company. With nearly 100 years of charting new territory, the Society offers an opportunity to weave together imagination with reality and ultimately transform the aging experience in America.
Now, partnering with Sanford Health, we are able to provide care through all stages of life. Throughout our organization, you will be part of a family, offering love and compassion to residents as part of a dedicated and diverse care team. Learn more about our organizations here-
Why work for Ellsworth Village?
Ellsworth Village is a wonderful facility for residents and staff alike. Recent renovations give the facility a pleasant ambiance.
Excellent staff with a positive attitude make the experience enjoyable. And strong leaders help guide the facility to provide excellence in care to residents.
Ellsworth Village offers post-acute care, short term rehabilitation, long term nursing home care, and adult day services. They also provide senior housing, including cottages, duplexes, and fourplexes. GSS Ellsworth is a shining star in its community.
When you partner with the Ellsworth Village Good Samaritan Society through employment, you are doing so much more than working a job- you are helping to change the lives of our seniors for the better. Find your home away from home- join the Good Samaritan Family now! Learn more about us at the link below.
Why work (or live) in Ellsworth?
Ellsworth is a safe and welcoming community. It is a wonderful place to live and raise a family, and there are many opportunities to be active in the community. At just over 3,000 people, Ellsworth is one of the larger small towns in Kansas, and is only 40 minutes from the wonderful city of Salina.
Follows routine cleaning schedules: cleans floors of soils, stains and debris, ensuring corners are free of dirt; clean walls and doors; dusts and cleans furniture; cleans bed frames, mattresses, toilets, sinks, bathroom vents and empties and cleans wastebaskets. Ensures drapes and privacy curtains are free of dust, dirt and stains and hung properly.
Follows special cleaning procedures as assigned and necessary, including discharge cleaning and isolation cleaning. Keeps residents' items and call light within reach per residents' preference and location policy. Monitors / reports lingering odors throughout the location; takes appropriate action corrective action to prevent odors from lingering.
Offers residents choices / options for times to have room cleaned; respects and reports residents' refusals. Completes documentation on appropriate forms as assigned; gets to know residents by name and specific communication needs. Utilizes appropriate communication techniques with resident per care plan.
Explains procedures to resident's before and during cleaning, unless disruptive for the resident. Completes quality improvement audits and participate in task forces and center/campus care conferences as assigned. Keep chemicals secured in locked area as per policy. Adheres to OSHA and CDC guidelines to minimize infections by following aseptic cleaning techniques, including those that apply to blood borne pathogens.
Prior work experience may not be required to be hired into this job.
Basic ability to communicate and comprehend.
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-
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-
What happens after I apply?
Your application will be reviewed to make certain that you meet the requirements for the position. If there are any questions regarding your application, a Talent Advisor may reach out to you for an initial phone interview.
Because our national campus is located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, you may see a "605" area code for this call. Please answer! We promise that it isn't a robo-call!
At this point, your application will be passed on to the hiring manager for their consideration. If they wish to interview, a Talent Acquisition Representative will reach out to schedule an interview.
They will attempt to reach you by phone (from that previously mentioned "605" area code), as well as text and email, so please be attentive for this communication. If you are chosen for the position, the Talent Advisor will reach out to make an offer and initiate your background check, drug screen, and other pre-employment activities.
Please watch your e-mail for official communication and any tasks assigned to you during this process. However your application is dispositioned, you should receive an update in the email you used to apply for the position. Thank you for considering the Good Samaritan Society, and we look forward to partnering with you!
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