Care Assistant


Avera Sister James Care Center, Yankton, SD

Nursing Home

Part Time

Day/Evening Shift

6am-2pm or 2pm-10pm; 15hrs/2wks

Contact: Kim Hejna

Do you want to gain experience in healthcare and explore the nursing field? Then look no further than joining our outstanding team as a Care Assistant.


Position Highlights:

·       Not Certified? We provide paid on the job training and pay for you to take the SD state certification test!

·       Compensation: Immediately Avera starts you with great wages!

·       Advancement: Opportunities are available if you desire career growth in Long Term Care.

·       Job Satisfaction: Each day you will positively impact each resident you serve when providing direct care.



Position Requirements/Specifics:

·       A sincere desire to provide the highest quality of daily care and to develop meaningful relationships with our elderly residents.

·       The ability to provide care in a fast paced environment while collaborating with your team.

·       Ability to work every other weekend and holiday rotations.

·       Must be 16 years of age.


Job Summary

·       Position requires 15 hours every two weeks.

·       The primary responsibility of this position is to provide our residents with quality care in a household environment, with resident directed care.