Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Retirement Service Licensed Practical Nurse-2nd shift-Earn up to 17.47 hr. in Niles, Ohio

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) provides prescribed medical treatment and personal care services to residents in the facility.

Earn up to $17.47 per hour. This is a 2nd shift position.

Shepherd of the Valley is a Christian not-for-profit corporation governed by the basic Christian values of compassion, respect, dignity, spirituality, integrity and quality. Working for Shepherd of the Valley is not just a job, it's a calling.

  • Shepherd of the Valley has provided peace of mind for Mahoning Valley families and their loved ones since 1972.

  • Shepherd’s Overall Quality Ratings exceed county and statewide averages

  • We are a healthcare community offering short-term rehabilitation, skilled nursing, long-term care, assisted living, independent living and home health care services.

As a Shepherd employee you will enjoy competitive wages and PTO plans. We offer full medical, dental and vision coverage and paid holidays(for those who qualify). We also offer a Retirement Plan, employee wellness program and Flexible Spending Accounts. Our employees also enjoy discounts at local businesses, direct deposit, annual increases and free CPR/First Aide certification.

The Licensed Pratical Nurse (LPN) communicates a sense of caring, concern and dignity for our residents and is responsible for:

  • Provide nursing services to residents, while promoting the highest level of well-being, as directed by management.

  • Direct the day-to-day functions of STNAs in accordance with current rules, regulations and guidelines that govern long-term care.

  • LPN will prepare and administer medications as ordered by the physician

  • Focuses on providing high quality service.

  • Maintain confidentiality of residents’ and prospective residents’ information.

  • Attends all required training, in-service, and staff meetings.

  • Demonstrates excellent literacy and writing, documentation, communications and interpersonal abilities.

  • Makes prompt and accurate judgments with regard to elder care and emergencies.

  • Works and communicates effectively with minimum supervision in a team environment

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS OF LPN :

  • Must hold a Nursing Degree from an accredited program or college/university

  • A current, unencumbered, active Ohio LPN license and current CPR

  • At least one year experience in Long Term Care

  • Experience with Point Click Clare a plus

Shift: Second

External Company Name: Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Retirement Services, Inc.

External Company URL: www.shepherdofthevalley.com