- Hilltop GH (Oregon City)
- Oregon City, OR, USA
- Full Time
We provide excellent benefits, including a $1,000.00 Sign-On Bonus, medical, dental, vision, short- and long-term disability, a 403(B) pension plan, a flexible spending account (FSA), a health reimbursement account (HRA), an employee assistance program, paid time off (PTO), paid sick leave, 7 paid holidays, and referral bonuses.
$1,000.00 Sign-On Bonus!
Community Access Services in Oregon City, OR is looking to hire a full-time Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Are you caring and empathetic while able to maintain appropriate professional boundaries? Would you like to join a nonprofit company that provides a great work environment? If so, please read on!
This nursing position earns a competitive wage of $28.25 - $29.25/hour. We provide excellent benefits, including medical, dental, vision, short- and long-term disability, a 403(B) pension plan, a flexible spending account (FSA), a health reimbursement account (HRA), an employee assistance program, paid time off (PTO), paid sick leave, 7 paid holidays, and referral bonuses. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, apply today!
ABOUT COMMUNITY ACCESS SERVICES
Community Access Services is a private nonprofit organization that provides residential, community, and employment services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) who live and work in our community. Serving Oregonians for more than 30 years, we are a trusted service provider dedicated to the advocacy of individuals living with IDD and protecting their human rights. We pride ourselves on our local, grassroots culture, and our strong historical involvement in the deinstitutionalization of IDD services. Our mission is to respect all individuals and help them create healthy and fulfilling lives in their homes, communities, and workplaces.
In addition to providing person-centered services to individuals, we are also dedicated to offering our more than 230 employees opportunities for career development and advancement. We value family and strive to create a positive team-oriented environment where our employees feel valued and are proud of the work that they do.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE (LPN)
As a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), you play a vital role in our nonprofit organization. Without you, we would not be able to fulfill our purpose! You provide skilled nursing care for medically fragile individuals with developmental disabilities living in a residential setting. You assist individuals to meet their personal needs. This includes preparing meals, administering medications, assisting with hygiene, and lifting clients in and out of wheelchairs. Collaborating with the RN manager and residential site supervisor, you assist in providing emergency care when needed.
Each day, you check the patients' status and read the communication log. You review medical progress notes and other documentation to assess the daily needs of those we are serving. You also complete documentation of your own accurately and carefully. Your warm and friendly demeanor makes it easy for you to provide excellent service and build relationships with residents, their families, visitors, and your colleagues. As you encourage leisure activities and promote new experiences, you ensure that socialization needs are being met. You take pride in the difference you make in the lives of our residents and that makes you perfect for this nursing position!
QUALIFICATIONS FOR A LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE (LPN)
- LPN license in good standing in the state of Oregon
- Knowledge about tube feeding, care of J & G tubes, nebulizer treatments, IV maintenance, and familiarity with various pumps
- Reliable transportation
- Desire to work with individuals with disabilities
Having current CPR / first aid certification and the ability to acquire IV certification within 3 months of hire is preferred. A valid driver's license and the willingness to become a company driver would be a plus. Are you patient and friendly? Do you have a heart for serving those with disabilities? Are you organized with an eye for details? If yes, you might just be perfect for this position!
WORK SCHEDULE FOR A LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE (LPN)
This position typically works 12-hour shifts.
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR NONPROFIT TEAM?
If you feel that you would be right for this nursing job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!