Date Posted
August 13, 2019
Part Time
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Job Details

The Universal Worker works independently in Assisted Living.  The Universal Worker will be involved in the daily activities of the tenants; and are responsible for observing and reporting changes in tenants’ physical and emotional conditions to the Charge Nurse on duty at The New Homestead or the Director of Nursing.  The Universal Worker works independently in the housekeeping area of the Assisted Living.  

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Report to work when scheduled and remain through the scheduled shift
  • Participate in required CEU’s and in-service meetings
  • Maintain a clean environment for the tenants
  • Provide a safe environment for the tenants by observing the safety procedures
  • Observe, report to Charge Nurse/DON any unusual occurrences or changes in condition
  • Assist with accurate and complete records by daily charting as required
  • Carry out and follow all facility personnel policies
  • Conduct self in a respectable manner that reflects professionalism as a member of The New Homestead team



  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Good physical and mental health
  • Good observation skills
  • A desire to work with the elderly
  • Be dependable
  • Display a pleasant personality
  • Ability to read-write-communicate in English
  • Ability to grasp new procedures
  • Ability to maintain good working relationship with others
  • Be able to give needed assistance and use good judgment with tenants
  • Be able to lift/carry supplies/material on occasion up to 50 pounds

Contact Information

Hilaree Stringham, Administrator 641-332-2204

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