Licensed Practical Nurse

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: December 31, 2019

Organization: J.F. Hawkins/Springfield Place

Location: Newberry

City: Newberry

Website: View Website

Wages/Salary: Competitive

Requirements:

Qualifications

  • Education: Graduate of accredited LPN/LNV school of nursing.
  • Licenses/Certification:
    • Valid LPN/LVN license in the state employed.
    • Valid CPR certification.
      Experience: One year experience in nursing preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Skilled in directing and motivating the workforce.
  • Ability to work cooperatively as a member of a team.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with residents and their family members, and at all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to react decisively and quickly in emergency situations.
  • Knowledge of training techniques for clinical staff.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Job Description:

Now offering a $2500 Sign On Bonus for new employees!

 

Summary

Coordinates and provides nursing care for residents and provides supervision and guidance to clinical staff members. Scope of work may be modified by state specific rules under the Nurse Practice Act.

Essential Functions

  • Documents the resident’s condition and nursing needs.
  • Accurately and promptly implements physicians’ orders.
  • Assigns nursing care to team members in accordance with the resident’s needs and the person’s capabilities and qualifications.
  • Supervises, directs and evaluates junior staff members and CNAs.
  • Administers medications and performs treatments for assigned residents, and documents that treatment as required by Company, and local, state and federal rules and regulations.
  • Participates in orientation and in-service training for personnel.
  • Assists physicians with special tests and procedures within the scope of state specified Nursing Practice Act.
  • Ensures that supplies are utilized economically and that equipment is clean and maintained in a safe manner.
  • Reports and records pertinent observations and reactions regarding residents.
  • Coordinates nursing care of residents when scheduled for therapy or procedures by other departments.
  • Assists with or institutes emergency measures for sudden adverse developments in residents.
  • Interviews applicants and recommends hires. Participates in counseling, disciplinary action and termination of staff, to extent permitted by state practice act.
  • Supervises nursing unit, which includes scheduling and directing the nursing staff to extent permitted by state practice act.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.
  • Promotes interpersonal relationships and develops staff morale
  • Assures that inventory and supplies are maintained on the unit and communicates need for housekeeping, maintenance or dietary assistance.

 

Schedule:
All Shifts Available - for both shifts 7AM-7PM and 7PM - 7AM
Contact Name:
Stephanie Templeton
Contact Phone Number: 803-276-2601
Program(s):
Application Process:
Apply on company website.
Employer Address:

1330 Kinard Street
Newberry, SC 29108
United States