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Nurse- Respite Weekend Package

The Easter Seal Society of Iowa
Des Moines, IA
  • Posted: 1 day ago
  • Per Diem
Job Description

Do you want a unique, fun, and team-oriented environment where you can put your skills to use in a new and interesting way? Easterseals is looking for a Registered Nurse or LPN for our weekend Respite Camp. Support our Respite Direct Support Professionals in providing excellent care to our clients as they enjoy a weekend of activities. Respite Camp occurs twice a month, year-round, and begins Friday evenings until Sunday evenings.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Inventory client medication and document on provided medication administration record
  • Prepare and administer medication to clients at scheduled times: 0800, 1200, 1700, 2000, and PRN/odd times
  • Document administered medication on MAR
  • Perform client assessment and provide first aid care to clients as needed
  • Complete client communication forms after client injury, illness, or seizure activity


  • Current Nursing License recognized by the Iowa Board of Nursing
  • First Aid/CPR/AED Certification (or able to obtain within 30 days of hire)

Hours/Shifts available: (subject to change depending on availability)

Friday: 6:00pm-10:00pm

Saturday: 7:00am-3:00pm/ 3:00p-10:00p

Sunday: 7:00am-5:00pm

Hours can be flexible but ideal candidates are required to work 1 shift per month

Summer Camp-Weekday and Weekend hours- 7am-3pm/3pm-close, beginning June-August, are also available and encouraged! Summer Nurse (seasonal) position wages from $23-40/hr depending on experience

Find all our open positions and apply on our website at

The Easter Seal Society of Iowa


Des Moines, IA
50313 USA



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