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LPN (Full Time & Per Diem openings!)

Company: Covenant Living Communities And Services
Location: Northbrook
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

_*We Are Inspired to Serve. Join us!*_Making a difference in the lives of others thats what working at Covenant Living is all about. Our healthcare professionals have the opportunity each and every day to make a difference in the lives of older adults.This position to ensure that quality care is delivered through monitoring of staff performance, physician contact, care planning and daily resident observation. This position also provides direct care to residents. All this is done according to nursing standards of practice, standard procedures, and established State and Federal regulations for skilled nursing facilities._*In this role, the Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse will:*_* Assist routine daily direction and monitor the work of the nursing assistants on the unit, assuring a high standard of nursing care and satisfactory completion of tasks.* Assist in the orientation of new LPN/LVNs and nursing assistants and reinforce training standards to maintain a high quality of care.* Provide explanation of nursing procedures and assistance to staff to assure ongoing understanding and training.* Communicate on a regular basis with the Nurse Manager or Director of Nursing regarding observations, and suggestions of problem areas, resident and employee activities, concerns, needs, conditions, etc.* Observe and evaluate residents' health, mental and emotional conditions and communicate significant changes to appropriate staff. When indicated is responsible for notifying the physician and family members according to prescribed procedures.* Provide direct patient care as appropriate including, but not limited to, procedures such as catheter placement and care, colostomy care, suction, dressings, naso-gastric tubes and other treatments._*The ideal candidate will have:*_* Graduate of an approved school of licensed practical/vocational nursing.* Current license, in good standing, as an LPN/LVN in the State.* One year nursing experience.* Devotion to standards and principles of professional nursing.*For full time employees, we offer a generous benefits package that includes:** Medical, dental and vision insurance* Employer paid group term life and disability* Paid Time Off (PTO) & six paid holidays* 403(b) with a 3% employer match* Fitness center use at most facilities.*Various voluntary benefits:** Life, AD&D* Tuition assistance and scholarships* Employee assistance program* Legal services, home/auto insurance, discount purchasing program* Pet InsuranceFor more information about Covenant Living and CovenantCare at Home, please visit www.covliving.orgor www.covenantcareathome.org._Covenant Living and CovenantCare at Home are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances._Pay: From $31.88 per hourMedical specialties:* Geriatrics* Home Health* Hospice & Palliative MedicinePhysical setting:* Acute care* Clinic* Long term care* Nursing home* OutpatientStandard shift:* Day shift* Evening shift* Night shiftSupplemental schedule:* On callWeekly schedule:* Monday to Friday* Rotating weekends* Weekends as neededExperience:* LPN: 1 year (Preferred)License/Certification:* LPN (Required)Shift availability:* Day Shift (Preferred)* Night Shift (Preferred)* Overnight Shift (Preferred)Ability to Commute:* Northbrook, IL 60062 (Required)Work Location: In personby Jobble

Keywords: Covenant Living Communities And Services, Chicago , LPN (Full Time & Per Diem openings!), Healthcare , Northbrook, Illinois

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