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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Dolphin Pointe
Jacksonville, FL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

$3.00 per hour Critical Coverage Pay in addition to base rate, shift and weekend differentials

Position Overview 

Provides care to residents in accordance with care plan as directed by physician’s orders, manages and directs nursing  employees assigned to unit and follows the direction of nursing administration in accordance with laws, regulations and  facility guidelines. 

Basic Qualifications 

Education and Certification: 

LPN degree from an accredited Nursing School; current licensure within the state of practice; CPR certification  required. 

Skills & Requirements: 

Must possess the ability to read, write and speak the English language; must be involved in health care matters and  projects with the community as needed; must have strong communication and presentation skills in both group and  individual situations; must be patient, friendly, courteous and respectful to residents in any situation, including difficult  ones; must be able to make independent decisions when necessary; must have the ability to follow nursing department guidelines as outlined by the facility and other regulations governing nursing services in a long-term care facility; must be  able to move frequently throughout the workday; must be able to lift 40 lbs floor to waist; lift 20 lbs waist to shoulder; lift  and carry 40 lbs; and push/pull 40 lbs. 

Experience: 

Minimum of one year nursing experience in healthcare setting; geriatrics experience preferred. 

We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Dolphin Pointe

Address

Jacksonville, FL
USA

Industry

Healthcare

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