Job Description

US-CO-Aurora
Requisition ID
2017-1693
# of Openings
1
Category (Portal Searching)
Clinical

Overview

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Our management company, VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING, is a nationally recognized leader and innovator in the long-term care industry. VIVAGE SENIOR LIVING is dedicated to person-centered care and we embrace the Eden Alternative™ philosophy. We bring “quality of life in aging” and “living well” to Long Term Care!

Responsibilities

Currently, University Heights is seeking a part time day shift, 6:00am-2:00pm LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE at their 120 bed skilled nursing community located in Aurora, CO.

The primary responsibility of the LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE is to provide all assigned residents with routine daily nursing care and services. A successful LPN in our community has these traits and attributes:

  • Available to work day shift, 6:00 am-2:00pm including weekends and holidays
  • Willing to work with RN in the building to problem solve and address resident care needs
  • Work with staff on all shifts and hold them accountable of their job duties
  • Effecitvely communicate with staff and family members, residents and guests
  • Knowledge and understanding of how to advise someone in the event of a work injury

Qualifications

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an RN or LPN/LVN in this state.
  • Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age-related needs of the residents served.
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Must be knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations, and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities.
  • Must possess, as a minimum, a Nursing degree from an accredited college or university, or be a graduate of an approved LPN/LVN program.
  • CPR certification required.
  • One year experience in a long-term care environment preferred.

[FACILITY] is proudly a managed facility of

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Gender/Minority/Veterans/Disabled

No Agencies or Affiliates, please

Application Instructions

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