Relief Licensed Practical Nurse (Residential Care)
Company: Albertina Kerr Centers
Posted on: September 19, 2022
Job DetailsLevel EntryJob Location Clackamas County - Clackamas,
ORPosition Type Full Time (30+ hours per week)Education Level 2
Year DegreeSalary Range $36.23 - $36.23 HourlyTravel Percentage
NoneJob Shift All ShiftsJob Category IDD Residential Care We're
seeking a Relief Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)for our neighborhood
group homes for people with developmental disabilities. As a
ReliefLPN, you'll be responsible for providing nursing care to the
adults served in our group home, including administering
medications and treatments, administering tube feeding, monitoring
vital signs and general health of persons served, taking doctor's
orders, providing input for nursing plan of care and individual
support plan, and other and related tasks.Join our team, get a
$2,000 sign-on bonus!Albertina Kerrempowers people with
intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental health
challenges and other social barriers to lead self-determined lives
and reach their full potential. All Kerr employees are required to
be fully vaccinated or meet the requirements for a medical or
religious exception prior to beginning work.Essential Duties
- Monitor health issues of people served and follow protocol and
procedures as needed.
- Pass medications and provide treatments according to Dr.s
orders and be familiar with side effects. Tube feed as prescribed.
Assure that documentation is complete and correct.
- Advise LES and PRN to ensure consistent care and that peoples
rights are met.
- Follow programs developed by Behavior Specialist, Speech
Pathologist and other consultants and specialists.
- Perform personal care duties.Benefits
- Paid medical, dental, and vision employee benefits
- Paid basic life & accident insurance and short- & long-term
- Paid internal training and career development
- 7 paid holidays and generous time off
- 401(k) retirement savings plan with up to 4% employer
- 24-hour Employee Assistance Plan (EAP) that provides resources
for everything from mental health to pet insurance and financial
- Satisfies employment requirement for student loan Public
Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PLSF)Qualifications
- Current Oregon license as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
- Working knowledge of medication usage and side effects.
- Good math, verbal and written communication skills.
- Leadership skills.
- Experience working with people with disabilities
- Ability to relate effectively with people served.
- Ability to meet agency driving requirements and pass criminal
- Ability to lift over 25lbs. Ability to push of pull in excess
of 75 lbs.
- Ability to stand or move about; use of arms raised in an
unsupported position; periods of twisting from side to side at the
waist; perform similar repetitive hand operations or other
fatiguing demands for over five hours per day.Required
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